Agricultural sector striving for a $6 billion export earning
Exports of agricultural and forestry products this year were estimated to total $5.8 billion, 29% up over 2004 according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. Many products of Vietnam like rice, pepper, and cashew nut continued to confirm their position in foreign markets.
Vietnam to export 5.2 mln tons of rice
Vietnam is expected to earn some US$1.27 billion off outbound sales of 5.2 million tons of rice this year, a local newswire said Monday.
Nation’s rice exports set to break record
Viet Nam will likely earn more than US$1.3 billion from exports of 5 million tonnes of rice by the year’s end, breaking the export value record, according to an agricultural official.