Vietnam: Son La's strawberry fruit cannot be sold in time; in Hanoi, the most expensive fruit is 1 million/kg
Market & Price Trends
Published Nov 29, 2023
Strawberries grown in Son La, Vietnam are currently in high demand and selling at a premium price due to limited supply. The strawberries are being sold online and wholesalers are struggling to meet the demand. The harvest season for strawberries in Son La begins in November and lasts until April, with the supply expected to increase gradually in the coming months.
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On Monday morning, after distributing more than 30kg of strawberries according to pre-ordered orders to deliver to customers, Ms. Le Thi Hai Binh (an online fruit seller in Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi) went to the online market to sell strawberries. hana new shipment, expected delivery on Wednesday. Ms. Binh said that Son La strawberries are just starting to harvest, the supply is not much, so the price is very high. For example, the type of strawberry she sells is currently priced at 350,000 VND/kg. This price is about 4-5 times higher than the previous peak season. As for small and large strawberries... on this occasion, she does not import them because they are too rare, very expensive, and picky about customers. “Currently, there are only nine hana strawberries in the gardens, so I have to wait in line to buy them. There are 2 shipments a week with a quantity of several dozen pounds each time," she said. During the previous strawberry harvest, goods arrived regularly every day in ...