The value of Vietnam’s seafood exports is expected to increase by 5 percent this year to around USD 7.5 billion (EUR 7 billion) despite having to overcome many potential hurdles, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Producers and Exporters (VASEP). You can read the whole article here: https://www.seafoodsource.com/news/supply-trade/vietnam-expects-healthy-growth-for-seafood-exports-in-2017
The ocean covers almost three-quarters of the planet. The ocean provides 3bn people with almost a fifth of their protein (making fish a bigger source of the stuff than beef). Fishing and aquaculture assure the livelihoods of one in ten of the world’s people. Climate and weather systems depend on the temperature patterns of the
The Thai government is committed to ramping up the rice megafarm scheme this year, for which it provides soft loans, machinery and agricultural equipment to farmers in order to cut production costs and raise productivity. The scheme will cover 1.05 million rai (170,000 hectares) of related farmland. You can read the whole article here.
The Center for Food and Agri Business invites you to its Agribusiness Executives’ Program Special Lecture Series on July 7, 2017 at the Forest Lodge, Camp John Hay, Baguio City. Topics that will be discussed are Exploiting Global and Local Agribusiness Opportunities and Convergence and Farm Consolidation: An LGU Agribusiness Model For inquiries and registration,
M. A. P. Insights Rolando T. Dy Posted on June 06, 2017 In 1998, the income per capita of Indonesia was $680 at current prices versus $1,050 for the Philippines, 54% higher. In 2015, it was $3,350 for the former, and $2,900 for the latter, only 13% lower (World Bank Development Report). In 1987, the