Agroforestry, seafood exports bring in $2.28b HA NOI (VNS) — Viet Nam earned more than US$2.28 billion from agroforestry and seafood exports in October, raising total export turnover in the first 10 months of 2014 to $25.39 billion.
The turnover represents a year-on-year increase of 11.2 per cent, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Finland funds agro-aqua exports in Mekong Delta Finnish ambassador to Vietnam Kimmo Lähdevirta told the Daily on the sidelines of a ceremony for launching the project in Can Tho City last week that Vietnam exports a variety of commodities to Europe, especially agro-aqua products. However, their revenues remain insignificant due to low added value.
Much room for farm and seafood exports to Singapore Vietnamese Trade Counselor in Singapore Nguyen Viet Chi underlined the points at a Business Matching for Seafood and Agricultural Products between Vietnamese and Singaporean businesses which was held during a recent visit to Singapore by officials of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and Vietnamese businesses.
Boosting exports to Australia In the first nine months of 2014, Vietnam recorded a surplus of about US$1.4 billion in trade with Australia. In the recent period, Vietnam has achieved a continuous trade surplus with Australia and the value of Vietnamese exports to the country has increased.