On September 21, 2022, Xinhua news agency reported that Vietnam became the second ASEAN country to export fresh durian to China under the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), after Thailand, after the first batch of 18.24 tons of durian fresh worth 5.12 hundred thousand yuan (about 2.69 million baht) was transported to Youyi district. South China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Monday (September 19) ago
Steels from ASEAN countries are very popular in the Chinese market. The main exporting countries are currently Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam, while Vietnam has a long durian harvesting season and a relatively high annual output. which import durian from Vietnam to China takes a shorter distance lower cost and has a different import season than Thai durian So, it has been noticed by traders and consumers.
Tan Jun, vice president of YH Global Supply Chain Co, Ltd., Vietnam’s first durian importer and shipper. He said that the import of fresh durian from Vietnam was facilitated by measures taken by the customs house of Youyi sub-region, such as the “green channel”, which supports the import of fresh agricultural products. including the logistics system across the China-ASEAN border This helps to keep the freshness and taste of durian well.
Trade in tropical fruits from ASEAN, such as durian, mango and coconut, was one of the topics of interest at the 19th China-ASEAN Expo held at the Nanning International Convention and Exhibition Center. The capital of Guangxi on September 16-19
Statistics show that China imported $300 million worth of fresh and dried fruit from ASEAN countries in 2004, rising to $15.2 billion in 2021. Thailand, Vietnam, the Philippines, Cambodia and Malaysia account for more than 60 percent , and eating durian in 2021 is almost four. times more than 2017.
the past few years Various processed products such as snacks, cakes and drinks from ASEAN fruits such as durian, dragon fruit, mango and longan are sold in many major Chinese cities such as Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Shanghai and Nanning to meet the needs China’s local consumers. causing some companies to see business opportunities Producing products with fruit raw materials from ASEAN to expand the industrial chain
Meanwhile, the creation of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the enforcement of the Agreement Take the construction of a China-ASEAN community with a common future to a new level. China is ready to support ASEAN countries to increase exports of high quality products to China. Encourage Chinese entrepreneurs to invest in ASEAN and foster other greater cooperation in the future
In addition, China welcomes governments and entrepreneurs from ASEAN countries to participate in major trade fairs such as the China-ASEAN trade fair. China International Import Expo and China Import and Export Fair while using cross-border e-commerce platform to its advantage. to improve access to the Chinese market
source Cr. – photo: Xinhua