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Vietnam: Fruit and vegetables to bring $3.6 billion

Staff Writer |
The basket of fruit and vegetables that Vietnam will offer the world this year will bring revenues of $3.6 billion, authorities confirmed.

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According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, in the first seven months of 2017, fruit and vegetables exports reported revenues of more than two billion dollars, accounting for an increase of 49 percent on the same period last year.

Among the main importers were China, Japan, the United States and South Korea, which shared 84.4 percent of Vietnam's exports.

Over the past five years, Vietnam's exports of fruit and vegetables went to more than 60 countries and increased 30-40 percent.

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