Vietnam exported 5.73 million tons of rice from the score 1 - 10/2013Update: 5/11/2013
Vietnam's rice exports from April 1-10/2013 reached 5.73 million tons, down about 12% compared with about 6.5 million tons exported the same period in 2012, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA) .
In value terms, Vietnam has obtained approximately U.S. $ 2.46 billion (FOB) from rice exports in the first 10 months of 2013 decreased by 14% compared with exports worth $ 2.87 last year.
In May 1/2013, Vietnam exported about 537 066 tonnes, an increase of 2% compared to about 526 561 tonnes of rice exported in the previous month, but down about 17% compared to about 647 197 tonnes exported during the month 10/2012. VFA aims to export about 7.2 million tonnes in 2013. In 2012, Vietnam is the country's second largest rice exporter in the world with about 7.7 million tons.
According to NPK/ Oryza