TRA VINH (VNS) — The southern province of Tra Vinh earned nearly US$57.5 million from exports in the first two months of this year, up 81.5 per cent year-on-year.
Of the recorded revenue, footwear products were the major contributors with US$36 million, followed by seafood with over US$11 million, and rice with US$4.4 million.
The province has adopted various measures to promote business and production in order to realise its target of earning US$325 million from exports this year, a year-on-year increase of 7.1 per cent.
In addition, it has focused on cultivating 50,000 hectares of high-quality rice and diversifying varieties for aquaculture, while also boosting trade promotion and providing market information to the local producers and exporters. — VNS