China top importer of Vietnam’s fruits and vegetable in first half of 2014

veggiesChina was the biggest importer of Vietnamese fruits and vegetable in the first half of 2014, accounting for 31.77 per cent of the export value, according to a report

Vietnam Industry and Trade Information Center (VITIC) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade on Wednesday quoted Vietnam Customs as saying that during the January-June period, the country exported nearly US$684.5mn worth of fruits and vegetable to the world market, up 43.82 per cent year-on-year, Xinhua reported.

In particular, fruits and vegetable sold to China reached over US$217.4mn in value during the period, seeing an increase of 41.22 per cent year-on-year.

Japan ranked the second among markets of Vietnamese fruits and vegetable during the six-month period with nearly US$35.14mn worth of products shipped to the market, up 10.91 percent year-on-year.

Exports to Japan accounted for some 5.13 per cent of Vietnam’s fruits and vegetable export revenue during the period, according to statistics from Vietnam Customs.

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