Vietnam's wood export turnover encounters difficulties because of the Covid-19 pandemic. (Photo: SGGP)

Wood exports in Southeastern provinces face difficulties

In the first six months of this year, the wood export turnover of the Southeastern provinces faced difficulties due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The export turnover of wooden products of Binh Duong Province increased by 0.6 percent, estimated at over US$1.7 billion, accounting for 14.5 percent of the total export turnover.
Pork supply expected to be more plentiful at year’s end

Pork supply expected to be more plentiful at year’s end

Deputy Minister Phung Duc Tien and the inspection delegation under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) on May 4 inspected the situation of repopulation of pig herd, control on pork prices, and the prevention of diseases on animals in Dong Nai and Binh Duong provinces.
Total pig herd in Dong Nai Province drops by 40 percent

Total pig herd in Dong Nai Province drops by 40 percent

The Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary of Dong Nai Province on September 11 said that the African swine fever has occurred at 3,945 pig-farming households at 128 communes in the province.
There will be possibly a shortage of pork at the end of the year. (Photo: SGGP)

Farmers should not take risks to rebuild pig herd

The prices of pork have gradually been increasing as pork supply strongly declined due to African swine fever epidemic. At this time in Dong Nai Province, the capital of pig-farming industry in Vietnam, pork supply is still ensured. However, if the epidemic continues to happen complicatedly, there will be a shortage of pork supply during the end of the year and lunar New Year holidays.