Organic farming tag for litchi

images1.jpg

PATNA: With an international accredited organic farming certification organization, International Panacea Ltd. (IPL), giving certification to litchi, Bihar government has made a headway in its efforts to extend organic farming in the state. Nafed, a national cooperative marketing federation, collaborated with IPL to assess the organic farming potential of litchi in 1,000 hectare area in…


Litchis sold dirt cheap due to Chinese dependence

litchissolddirtcheapduetochinesedependence0.jpg

The bumper litchi harvest in Luc Ngan District of the northern Bac Giang Province this year does not mean profits to farmers as prices have slumped due to farmers’ heavy dependence on Chinese traders for output. Litchi nuts in Luc Ngan now fetch only VND5,000 a kg, a price which Le Thi Lieu, a farmer…


Huge volume of litchi exported through Lao Cai border gate

tixung11.png

Since mid-June Vietnam has exported 16,256 tonnes of litchi to the Chinese market at an average price of VND16,000 per kilo. Over the past week, more than 1,000 tonnes of Vietnamese litchi have passed through the Lao Cai International Border Gate to China’s Yunnan province each year. Last year, over 40,000 tonnes of Vietnamese litchi…


Large volume of Vietnamese litchi exported to China

images4.jpg

Over the past week, Vietnam has exported 400-500 tonnes of litchi to China every day via the Lao Cai international border gate. The average export price ranged between VND15,000-18,000 per kilo (4-5 Chinese yuan per kilo). During this year’s litchi season, all Vietnamese litchi products exported to China are packaged in line with international standards.…


Bumper crop cheers litchi farmers

1.jpg

The Department of Industry and Trade in Bac Giang Province is forecasting a bumper litchi crop this year, estimating a harvest of 189,500 tons of litchis, an increase of 84 percent from last year. Sai Gon Giai Phong reporters saw many traders in Luc Ngan District of Bac Giang Province buying litchis for VND10, 000…


Page 1 of 11