Chinese company invests in animal feed in Vietnam

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A Chinese Company, Sichuan Tequ Group on Monday officially commenced production of animal feed in Vietnam’s northern Bac Giang Province. Khu Hope Feed Company, the first feed company invested by Tequ Group in Vietnam, with the investment of ten million U.S. dollars and an annual output of 400,000 tons, is currently the largest Chinese-funded feed…


15tr dong needed to rescue Vietnamese coffee exporters

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Vietnam put out 1 million tons of coffee in the 2010-2011 crop. However, more than 50 percent of the output was purchased by foreigners. The foreign businessmen have nearly controlled the domestic coffee price. Especially, they took the actions to tarnish the good repute of Vietnamese enterprises, thus persuading international importers to shift to do…


Agricultural imports rise 23 percent

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Vietnam saw a year-on-year increase of 22.6 percent to US$10.4 billion in the first eight months of this year in imports of material for production and processing and finished products for the farming, forestry and seafood industries. According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the increase was due to a large surge in…


Thailand and Vietnam to discuss rice pricing strategy

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Thai rice exporters plan to gather with Vietnamese partners and the Vietnam Food Association (VFA) in mid-September, to discuss the possible impacts of the Thai new policy on supporting agricultural development on the rice prices. With the new policy initiated by the new Thai Government, the prices of Thai rice will increase, which will surely…


Vietnam coffee exports may fall 23 percent in August, Marex says

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Coffee exports from Vietnam, the world’s largest producer of the robusta variety used in instant coffee, may have fallen 23 percent last month from the year earlier period, according to Marex Spectron Group. Bean shipments were estimated at 65,000 metric tons in August, down from 84,000 tons in the same period last year, the London-based…


Rice exports from Vietnam reach 5.32 million tons, group says

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Vietnam, the world’s second-largest rice exporter, shipped 5.32 million metric tons from the start of the year to Aug. 31, the Vietnam Food Association said. Shipments were 697,642 tons in August, the association said in a statement on its website Sept. 1. Vietnam may ship 7.3 million metric tons of rice in 2011, Vietnam’s agricultural…


Volatile trend seen in pepper futures

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Pepper traded with high volatility but overall sentiments remained firm as the rates rose further with intermittent profit booking at the higher levels. There are anticipations of a further rise in export and domestic demand, and lower stocks and lower global production reports. But traders do anticipate some moderate fall in rates from these higher…


Key plant-breed plan to cost $8 million.

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The Government will invest VND170 billion ($8.25 million) in developing key plant breeds, according to VietGAP (Vietnamese Good Agriculture Practices) standards. The funds will be devoted to 29 projects that will run until 2015, according to Tong Khiem, Director of the National Agricultural Extension Centre under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. Khiem said…


Cashew nut export revenue hits US$850 million

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Vietnam exported nearly 108,000 tonnes of cashew nuts worth US$857 million in the first eight months of this year, up 25 percent in terms of value compared to the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas). The Association said that in the second half of August, local cashew nut exporters faced…


Coffee rises on Brazil, Vietnam stockpiles; sugar, cocoa gain

Coffee futures rose to the highest in more than three months in New York on signs of limited global supplies. Sugar and cocoa also climbed. World coffee exports fell to 7.35 million bags in July from 8.2 million bags a year earlier, the International Coffee Organization said today. Vietnam, the world’s largest grower of the…


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