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    Oct 31st, 2016

    28/10 afternoon, Binh Phuoc Provincial People's Committee organized the seminar program "A strong is manufacturing, processing and export Binh Phuoc thing".As reported today in the province of Binh Phuoc has more than 77 600 farmers that with a total area of over 134,000 hectares. The whole province has 226 enterprises and 328 cashew processing facility, with a capacity of 50,000 tons / year. In 2015, exports of cashew nuts in the province reached 293 million, nearly 38 300 tons of production, May 9, 2016, exports of cashew nuts reached nearly 39,900 tons province, worth over $ 325 million, increased 44.32% over the same period.

    A t the conference representing the Cooperative Union said that Binh Phuoc, Binh Phuoc is local has many favorable factors for the development of the cashew, cashew quality best kind on the market today. There is also a large force peasants have much experience in manufacturing and dynamic entrepreneurs in the processing, production and exporting it. However, besides more difficult for this sector in building brands and developing an international thing and sustainability such as supporting people funding it in the direction of clean production, high productivity ; most manufacturing businesses small anonymous, no collaboration, unified brand of the province; The import situation for processing is still too high ... In addition, businesses also raised difficulties as no harmonious solution between the interests cashew farmers and processors; businesses are heavily dependent on imports of raw materials from African countries and Cambodia should enterprises will face the risk of rising costs.

    Some business proposals to the Government, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development policy specific to this sector, it is necessary to support the investment loan to expand production scale, technology investment, public applying advanced technology into production increase productivity orchard, lower product cost, contributing to supply raw materials for manufacturing and export terminals. A mechanism should be policy support for the enterprise is on the rise, the high-tech investment; there are regional planning materials, construction engineering team to help farmers engaged in the production chain clean cashews; need to build a group of consultants for small and medium enterprises, support for they have the required awareness of the integration.

    Speaking at the seminar, Vice Chairman Huynh Anh Minh Binh Phuoc Province appreciated the presentation, the comments at the meeting. Through this workshop, Mr. Ming hopes that central ministries, Vietnam Cashew Association concerned, facilitating support this sector grows best in Binh Phuoc. Vice Chairman of Binh Phuoc Province suggested the departments and unions involved close coordination in the implementation of provincial policies on this sector, to support farmers and businesses solve the difficulties. Facilitating support farmers and businesses that develop in the direction of export standard. Require businesses need to comply with the criteria for quality assurance, food safety, ensure the requirements of export partners. /.

    Source: VNA