Update: 16:07 | 28/04/2020
(BGO) – The Permanent Vice Chairman of Bac Giang provincial People’s Committee (PPC) Lai Thanh Son on April 27 paid a field trip to inspect the lychee production and consumption in Luc Ngan district.
This year, Luc Ngan maintains to grow 15,290 ha of lychee, including 2,000 ha of early ripen lychee. The total output is expected to yield over 85,000 tonnes, in which nearly 20,000 tonnes are early ripen lychee.
The PPC Permanent Vice Chairman Lai Thanh Son chairs the meeting.
Besides developing the lychee growing area codes to export to the US, EU, China..., Luc Ngan district has been granted with 18 more codes for 99 households to grow lychee under official export standard to Japan that totally cover 98 ha with estimated output of more than 900,000 tonnes of fruits.
Due to the unexpected development of Covid-19 pandemic, Luc Ngan district People’s Committee has built 3 programmes to support the farmers to produce, process and consume lychee to ensure a smooth consumption and minimize the loss due to the pandemic.
The PPC Permanent Vice Chairman Lai Thanh Son visits the production area of early ripen lychee in Nam Duong commune.
Concluding the meeting, the PPC Permanent Vice Chairman Lai Thanh Son urged the local authority to define the key task to care for the lychee and prepare the necessary condition to export the fruits.
The district should clearly plan each programme to consume the lychee closely to the actual situation so as to get the best; build the websites to promote the fruits; prepare the supporting services while actively preventing and controlling Covid-19 pandemic to avoid any infected cases during the lychee season.
The Department of Industry and Trade should coordinate with the Department of Information and Technology to build website to boost up online lychee promotion and consumption; limit the direct advertisement, open a new way to promote the trademark, level up Bac Giang’s lychee while further monitoring and seizing the domestic markets as well as linking to traditional and new markets.
The PPC Permanent Vice Chairman Lai Thanh Son visits the foam production facility at Thien Hai Long Co.,Ltd.
The provincial leader noted that the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development should be directly responsible for the quality of export lychee and request the farmers to strictly follow the procedure to care for the fruits, especially to export to Japanese market.
At the same day, PPC Permanent Vice Chairman Lai Thanh Son and the provincial working delegates visited the production area of early ripen lychee in Cau Meo village, Nam Duong commune, the system to steam, sterilize and pack the lychee for export to Japan at Toan Cau Company and foam producing facility at Thien Hai Long Company Limited.