Dole names Vietnam banana distributor

15:14 | 20/07/2017 Companies

(VEN) - Dole Viet Nam Co. Ltd, a subsidiary of fresh fruits producer and marketer Dole Asia Holdings Pte. Ltd, has named U&I Agriculture Corporation as the sole distributor of its bananas in Viet Nam.

U&I Agriculture Corporation has been named the sole distributor of Dole bananas in Việt Nam — VNS Photo

Johann Albano, Dole’s vice president for Asian business development, hailed the new partnership saying it would “further strengthen our position as one of the leading providers of quality bananas in the Viet Nam market.”

U&I became the first banana producer in the country to be certified for global good agricultural practices, he said.

Dole started selling its products in Viet Nam in 2009. Besides fresh fruits, it also provides canned and dried fruits and other agricultural products.

Theo VNS