VN ships nearly 4.4 million tons of rice

15:59 | 14/09/2014

VGP – As of September 11, Viet Nam exported 4.371 million tons of rice, according to the Viet Nam Food Association (VFA).

The country earned US$ 1.883 billion (FOB) and US$ 1.989 billion (CIF).

On September 1-19, 127,526 tons of rice was shipped abroad, bringing back US$ 52 million (FOB) in revenue and US$ 57.2 (CIF).

The VFA also reported that rice prices in the Mekong Delta were more stable than previous weeks. 

Last month, Viet Nam exported around 627,089 tons of rice, representing a year-on-year increase of 1.06%./.

By Kim Loan