Vietnam to host its first World Rice Conference

The 10th World Rice Conference, one of the world’s premier conferences on the rice trade, will be held in Hanoi for the first time from October 10-12 by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) and The Rice Trader (TRT), drawing around 500-600 delegates. With the participation of importers, distributors, groups and intermediate traders of […]

Benefits from EVFTA, billion-dollar agricultural products rush in to EU

According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, after more than onemonth of the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) took effect, the value of agricultural, forestry and fishery exports to EU in August 2020 was US$350 million, up 17% year-on-year. On September 16, the first coffee shipment of Vietnam will be exported to the […]