Vietnam’s demand for imported produce has risen 32% in the past 5 years. Consumers in Vietnam have been spending more money on fruits and vegetables. Purchases are driven by a growth in healthy eating habits and increased disposable income.
In this member-exclusive content, IFPA provides details of the three consumption channels: retail, food processing and foodservice. The report identifies key buyers/importers and main ports while highlighting specific opportunities that Vietnam offers to the global produce market.
over the last 5 years
Domestic consumption is largely dependent on imports in many categories, even in those where local production is abundant. The volume of food processing is forecasted to grow at 17.8% over 2021-2025.
FIGURES ARE IN USD AND REFLECT 2020
Although labeling requirements and custom processes are straightforward, they are strict.
Government agencies inspect against food safety standards which include:
- Document review
- Visual inspection
- Taking samples for testing
3 CORE IFPA STRATEGIES TO ENABLE SUCCESS
with local importers
foodservice and food processing partners
Build brand awareness
separately in each market.
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