Update: 21:54 | 20/06/2022
(BGO) - On authorization of Thailand competent agency, the Department of Plant Production and Protection issued two more lychee growing area codes (GAC) for export, reported Plant Production and Protection Division in Bac Giang province.
Two GAC were granted to Kien Thanh and Hong Giang communes in Luc Ngan district, covering 20ha with 12 participating households who cultivate lychee under VietGAP procedure.
Customer buys lychee at Go!Bac Giang Supermarket.
A business conducted survey at these areas and planned to purchase the fruits to export to Thailand in the next 10 days. To date, the province has had more than 200 lychee GAC to export to Europe, the US, Japan and Thailand with total area of over 16,000 ha.
The lychees have been sold at several supermarkets and modern retail systems in the province with promotion and discount events.
Particularly, Go! Bac Giang Supermarket launched promotion programme from June 17-19 for fresh lychee buyers which helped sold over 300 kg of fruits.
The lychee growing area in Hong Giang commune (Luc Ngan district) is granted with growing area code for export.
Central Retail Group spends best position at all supermarkets nationwide to display Bac Giang lychee. As schedule, the Group will consume about 1,000 tonnes of lychee this year, in which Go!Bac Giang Supermarket sells about 100 kg of lychee per day.
Besides Co.opmart supermarket system plans to consume about 1,000 tonnes of lychee while the chain of Winmart, Winmart+ supermarket will sell about 500 tonnes of lychees.