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Bringing Vietnamese sea grapes to the international market

Fresh Seaweed
Frozen Seaweed
Seafood
Vietnam
Market & Price Trends
Published Apr 10, 2024

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In Khanh Hoa province, Vietnam, innovative seaweed farming models have been successfully integrated with tourism, as highlighted by Mr. Nguyen Quang Duy of DT Khanh Hoa Seaweed Joint Stock Company. This initiative not only aims to elevate Vietnamese seaweed on the global market through technological investments and sustainable practices but also improves local farmers' livelihoods by repurposing abandoned ponds for seaweed cultivation. With an industry spanning 16,500 hectares and producing 150,000 tons annually, including sea grapes which are particularly popular in markets like the US and Korea, this approach has significantly boosted farmers' incomes and contributed to the tourism sector. The focus on clean, green production and the strategic promotion of products both internationally and domestically aims to enhance profitability while promoting environmental sustainability.
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Original content

Wherever tourism goes, the marine environment is affected, many fishermen lose their livelihoods when the coast is planned for tourism. How to cultivate, take advantage of coastal ponds and fields that are abandoned due to environmental pollution, organize farming shifts, and increase the value of agricultural products? In Khanh Hoa province, recently there have been models of growing seaweed in ponds and coastal areas combined with very effective on-site tourism. VOV reporter residing in the Central region talked with Mr. Nguyen Quang Duy, Director of DT Khanh Hoa Seaweed Joint Stock Company, Standing Vice Chairman of Khanh Hoa Province Young Entrepreneurs Association about the story of bringing Vietnamese seaweed to the market international. Reporter: Let's talk about the story of bringing Vietnamese seaweed to the world market. Could you please tell us when did you get involved with sea grapes? Mr. Nguyen Quang Duy: When I met the seaweed product, I was very fascinated and from ...
Source: Vov
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