Coffee exports to South Africa skyrocketed by 92.62% to US$15.1 million in the first nine months of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
The 7th annual Buon Ma Thuot coffee festival will be held between March 9-16, 2019 in the Central Highland province of Dak Lak with a broad array of activities on offer such as an opening ceremony, a closing ceremony and the 2019 Dak Lak investment promotion conference.
Vietnam was the leading supplier of coffee to Russia in the first half of this year with import volume increasing by 59.3%.
While gaining success in other markets, many foreign coffee brands have had to leave the Vietnamese market.
The Central Highlands region has long been an attractive destination for foreign visitors by virtue of its beautiful landscapes and the distinct cultures of the local communities.
Competition is brewing among local and international coffee players.