(BGO) - In Cau Den village, Thanh Hai commune, Viet France Agriculture Land Joint Stock Company (VFAL) has inked cooperative agreement with three lychee cooperatives and collectives in the communes of Thanh Hai, Quy Son and Tan Son (Luc Ngan district, Bac Giang province) to supply and consume Luc Ngan lychee to Europe in 2022.
Accordingly, VFAL committed to buy 150 tonnes of fresh lychees with price of 35,000 VND (1.5 USD) per kg to export via air freight to European market while cooperatives and collectives promised to produce quality lychees in line with GlobalGAP standard which meet export criteria to European market and supply to VFAL in 2022.
Representative of Viet France Agriculture Land Joint Stock Company inks cooperative agreement with lychee production cooperatives and collectives in Luc Ngan district to supply and consume lychee.
Speaking at the event, leader of Luc Ngan district People’s Committee expected VFAL to have smooth and long term cooperation with the locality, not only for lychee consumption but also export of other typical farm produce of orange, pomelo, jujube…Local authority will create favourable conditions for companies to cooperate, purchase and consume lychees.
VFAL’s CEO and General Director Nguyen Thu Huong expressed her hope to accompany the cooperatives during production and improve lychee quality to meet export criteria to European countries while suggesting local authority to grant lychee growing area code to export to this market.
Previously on April 20, VFAL inked contract to buy early ripening lychee of eight households in Quat Du village No.2 in Phuc Hoa commune (Tan Yen district) with total area of 5ha to export to European market.
Thus, two enterprises have signed contract to buy lychee in Bac Giang, including VFAL and NEW AG Technologies Vietnam Joint Stock Company (August 2021).