DNVN – Mr. Nguyen Quoc Toan, Director of the Department of Agricultural Product Processing and Market Development, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, said that in order to promote the export turnover of Vietnamese agricultural products in 2023, it is necessary to unlock all motivations. institutions and sustainable growth.
Sharing with Vietnam Business Magazine on the occasion of the new spring, Mr. Nguyen Quoc Toan, Director of the Department of Agricultural Product Processing and Market Development, said that Vietnam’s fruit products are having a good comparative advantage. with key products such as dragon fruit (traditional export product), durian (emerging export product) has been officially exported to China.
Besides, Vietnamese passion fruit products can completely compete with countries such as South America, Ecuador, and Chile. Many Vietnamese deep processing enterprises have met the technical requirements for the import market of passion fruit products. Passion fruit products will have great export momentum in the near future.
Organic products in Vietnam, such as Ben Tre coconut products, can also completely conquer the most demanding market. Coconut has natural soil characteristics, so it has the ability to preserve for a long time, which is also our advantage when traveling long distances.
Not to mention, Vietnam’s coffee and pepper have been confirmed in the European and American markets.
Vietnam has a fairly stable business environment of the macro economy, with special attention from the Government and ministries and branches. Never has the desire to get rich with agriculture come from young people, farmers, and small and medium enterprises, who consider agriculture as both a pillar of the macro economy and an opportunity to start a business to get rich. legitimacy as it is today.
“We have a great opportunity to help agriculture develop sustainably, transparently, accountable to the international community, and responsible to the environment. That is green growth. To do so, there must be a tendency to green consumption, be able to change consumption behavior, choose products that have both economic value, social value, and environmental value. This is the path of Vietnam when integrating deeply with the international community,” said Toan.
In order to promote the growth target of agricultural products for export, the Director of the Department of Agricultural Product Processing and Market Development said that it is necessary to stick to the Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development Strategy approved by the Prime Minister from the beginning. 2021. This is a long-term vision for sustainable development.
It is necessary to unclog all institutional dynamics, especially policies on capital, currency and land. We are amending the law of the land and other economic bottlenecks for the business community. A business is a very important entity. Besides, there are policies on cooperatives, agriculture, farmers and rural areas.
At the same time, asymptotic and maximum exploitation of resources is the digital economy, because, in agriculture, the growth power in terms of basic production is very clear. But to find new motivation must come from new conditions, here is the agricultural digital economy, the agricultural digital society. How can each farmer in that digital economic environment reduce all costs in production, product promotion and even market access costs.
Digital economy in agriculture plays a very important role in innovation to create links between scientists, research institutes, schools and business communities and farmers, thereby creating new space for agricultural development plans in the coming time.
Entering 2023, the export of Vietnamese agricultural products will face challenges in the first and second quarters because of the decrease in orders. However, Vietnam will make full use of the opening of the Chinese market and promote traditional orders such as forest and aquatic products to the US and EU markets.
“We forecast that Vietnam’s agricultural export turnover in 2023 will reach 55 billion USD. However, Vietnam does not run after growth numbers but must protect sustainable growth from both the domestic market, the traditional market for this product, “said Toan.
To accompany farmers and agribusinesses, Mr. Toan emphasized the need to improve logistics and trade infrastructure to reduce costs and reduce intermediate costs through distribution of agricultural products.
How can monetary policies, which help cooperatives, farmers and small and medium enterprises absorb capital, ensure monetary health, financial health, and meet demand? Agribusiness.
“Vietnamese agricultural products need to be honored in the domestic market. That is the only way to successfully implement the Vietnamese Program to give priority to using Vietnamese products, helping Vietnamese agricultural products have a good image in the domestic market, thereby promoting agricultural products to reach out strongly and sustainably in the market. international school”, Mr. Toan said.