National conference on processing and market development for agricultural products

On the morning of April 28, 2021, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in coordination with the Ministry of Science and Technology and the Can Tho City Party Committee has organized the “National Conference on promoting the processing and development of the agricultural products – Year 2021 “.

This is the first national conference focusing on one of the driving forces and key aspects of agricultural restructuring to develop agricultural markets.

The conference reviews an overview of the field of agricultural processing and market development in a new context, mixed with many challenges and opportunities. Especially, in the flexible and rapid change in the world’s processing technology trend.

Application of digital technology to optimize production and resources in the processing of agricultural products in the world and approach to Vietnam. Applying the transfer of scientific and technical advances in post-harvest technology in order to increase the value of agricultural products for export.

In addition, the conference has shared trends of agricultural market in the world and standards of agricultural production. There were issues related to building, protecting brands and supporting the development of geographical indications for businesses in the agricultural sector. In particular, opening the agricultural market to create new signals of leading and impetus to perfect the institution, increase enforcement efficiency and linkage in the market.

Representatives of the Netherlands – Vietnam Association for Agricultural Business Cooperation gave a speech on “Vietnamese agricultural products connecting Europe – current situation and solutions”, and participated in the open discussion session led by Ms. Vu Kim Hanh, President of HVNCLC Business Association

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