Agro-forestry-fishery exports were estimated to reach US$2.69 billion in November, pushing total figure so far this year to US$29.1 billion, a rise of 5.9% over the same period last year.
Vietnam exported nearly 10,000 tonnes of fresh fruit to choosy markets such as the United States, Canada, the Republic of Korea and Japan in the first 10 months of this year.
The volume of Chinese fruit reaching Vietnam collapsed by 60 percent on-year to 120,000 tons in the first 10 months of 2016, according to Hoang Trung, head of the Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Ministry officials discussed offering supplementary assistance to victims in Ha Tinh, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue, who were affected by the Formosa-caused environmental incident at a meeting in Hanoi on November 8.
Hanoi - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has issued a decision on halting raw cotton imports from Ghana.
A new steel-hulled fishing vessel with investment cost of VND 18 billion and operating range of 1500 nautical miles has been handed over to fisherman Phan Thanh Tri in Phu Dong commune, Tuy Hoa City.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on May 4 announced the National REDD Action Programme, which aims to increase forest cover to 45 percent of national territory and contribute to an 8 percent reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.
Organic agriculture is an important direction for the development of Vietnam’s agriculture, given the growing demand for quality and food safety, according to Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong.
PSNews - The Department of Animal Health will send an official statement on the ban to relevant agencies of Brazil with the aim of implementing this decision.
Vietnam exported 1.79 million tonnes of coffee in 2016, earning US$3.36 billion, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong has asked agencies under the ministry to roll out urgent measures to minimise and end environmental pollution and degradation due to agricultural activities.