Vietnam: Tens of thousands of tons of agricultural products are stuck, Vinh Long calls for urgent support

Published Sep 14, 2021

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Specifically, it is estimated that the output of purple sweet potato in need of consumption support is over 300 tons/day, concentrated in a number of companies and cooperatives such as Thanh Ngoc, Tan Thanh, Tan Lap and Kieu Trang farmer group. Vegetables that need support are about 138 tons per day, including watercress, lettuce, collard greens, spinach, collard greens, amaranth, water spinach, spinach, okra, broccoli, bok choy, melon and cucumber. In particular, watercress alone has an output of 20 tons per day and lettuce is 70 tons per day.

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In addition, the amount of fresh fruit that farmers and cooperatives in the province need to support due to the impact of social distancing is about 1,900 tons per day. In particular, the main focus on oranges is more than 1,800 tons per day. The rest are green skin pomelos, five roi pomelos, Cat Chu mangoes, rambutans, longan, almonds... For poultry and aquatic products, statistics show that there are millions of poultry in Vinh Long province in need of consumption. In which, for broiler chicken alone, the output needed to support consumption is about 31,000 heads a day, super lean ducks about 14,000 a day, 15,000 meat quails a day and 6,000 quail eggs a day. Vinh Long Department of Industry and Trade also said that seafood and rice are also items that need support for consumption in the province. It is estimated that currently, farming households and cooperatives are in need of support for the consumption of red snapper, catfish, white pompano, pangasius, eel meat, and halibut ...
Source: CafeF
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