AGRIKIM – STORY OF A VIETNAM AGED MANUFACTURER OF CINNAMON (CASSIA)

  Vietnam produces cassia for domestic use and export. The Vietnam war disrupted production, but since the beginning of the early 21st century, Vietnam has resumed export of the spices and become one of the best source for high quality cassia. Vietnam produced cassia mainly in Yen Bai, Thanh Hoa and Quang Ninh provinces where the soil and the weather...

E-commerce, E-logistics – An Inevitable Trend For Successful Exporters

Leaders and representatives of government agencies, experts and companies have gathered to discuss the solutions to help Vietnamese agro-fisheries exporters increase the opportunities in major value chains, while preventing possible loss risks amid changing global trading rules and the wide influence of Industry 4.0. At the conference held on September 13 by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and...

PEPPER EXPORT: DOWNTREND IN MOST MARKETS, NEW OPPORTUNITY IN EUROPE, WHAT SHOULD WE DO?

Import and Export Department (Ministry of International Trade and Industry) reviews: Pepper prices fall due to increasing global supply. However, in Vietnam the quality of pepper is partly affected by excessive use of chemicals and pesticides, so the price is lower than that of some other countries. The Import-Export Department further analyzed: 5 years ago, Vietnam pepper was the world...

Vietnam’s cashew exports continue to rank No. 1 in the world

  In the first 6 months of 2019, cashew exports reached 195.7 thousand tons, worth US $ 1.489 billion, up 12.2% in volume, down 12.1% in value over the same period in 2018.   With the above export volumes, Vietnam continues to be the world's No. 1 in cashew exports. Source: Vietnambiz

SUPPLY EXCEEDS DEMAND, PEPPER PRICE IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE STRUGGLING

The Department of Import and Export predicts that pepper exports will continue to face difficulties due to a larger supply than demand and fierce competition in the world market. The Import and Export Department (Ministry of International Trade and Industry) said that in August 2019, the price of black pepper decreased in compare with July 2019. On 28 August 2019,...

PEPPER SECTOR URGED TO RENEW GROWTH MODEL

Keep it brief! 1) The world’s pepper output is forecast to increase, causing prices to keep falling 2) Vietnam's pepper industry had better change its growth model and enhance quality to take advantage of free trade agreements (FTAs). What's going on here? Nguyễn Nam Hải, the chairman of Vietnam Pepper Association (VPA) told a conference on pepper that wrapped up...