Multiple measures for sustainable coffee development have been presented at a seminar, including diversifying coffee products, enhancing domestic consumption and boosting investment.
Asia’s top coffee exporters saw sluggish trade this week, with the bean market in Vietnam slowing on falling prices while Indonesia’s main harvest ended and stocks receded, traders said on Thursday.
Viet Nam has set itself a target of increasing the ratio of processed coffee from the current 10 per cent to 30-40 per cent by 2030 to add value, the Viet Nam Coffee Week heard in HCM City on Wednesday.
Hikes in the prices of live chickens have driven up chicken meat prices, following the recent pork price upsurge.
Domestic gold prices surged today, December 4, after a few days of moving sideways, while the U.S. dollar took a sudden nosedive, the local media reported.
Local snack producers in Vietnam are ramping up operations to tap into the growing demand amid changing eating habits.
Russian pork producers have gained access to the Vietnamese market, the Interfax news agency reported on Friday citing Russia’s state agriculture watchdog.
The award-winning ST25 rice is almost out of stock, says its producer, but the market teems with many products carrying the name.
The Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives (Saigon Co.op), owner of the Co.opmart supermarket chain, has purchased over 3,500 tons of safe pork for the upcoming Tet holiday, said Nguyen Anh Duc, deputy general director of Saigon Co.op.
The government of Soc Trang Province held a ceremony on November 25 to honor and reward a research team that won the top prize at the World’s Best Rice competition for their rice variety ST25.