The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has proposed southern cities and provinces be flexible in maintaining safety at cattle and poultry slaughterhouses and seafood processing plants.
The General Directorate of Agriculture has called on exporters and importers of red corn to comply with Thailand’s new requirements concerning cross-border commercial activities.
Supply of essential goods such as vegetables and foodstuffs to HCM City is abundant and will even exceed demand during the rest of the social distancing period, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
A Thaco subsidiary has reversed its decision to stop investing in agriculture firm HAGL Agrico after the latter agreed to hand over the land documents over which they fell out.
HCMC is encountering shortages of some 10,000 pigs, 400,000 eggs and 1,500 tons of fresh vegetables a day, according to the agriculture ministry.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has called on HCMC authorities to reopen the city's three wholesale markets to increase food supply.
The Lao Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry recently announced that it had started to accelerated the implementation of plans that focus on promoting agricultural production and services to replace imports.
Cambodia exported a total of 2,092 tonnes of fisheries products in the first half of 2021, surging 52.47 per cent over the same period last year, the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries reported.
Exports of farm, forestry and fisheries products in the first half of this year topped $24 billion, a year-on-year increase of 28.2 percent, the agriculture ministry said.
Vietnam’s agricultural exports surged 27.8% year-on-year to US$21.4 billion in the first six months, or 13.7% of the country’s total export turnover.