18:50 | 10/06/2015 Trade
The first batch of Vietnamese litchi weighing about 3 tonnes will be shipped to Australia on June 10.
The litchis were collected by Rong Do Company from farmers in Thanh Ha district and Chi Linh town in northern Hai Duong province.
The company has completed final procedures to transport litchis to Ho Chi Minh City, where they got irradiated parasiticides and undergo a quarantine process before being exported to Australia.
Rong Do Company’s Director Mai Xuan Thin said they have a packaging factory in Viet Hong village, Thanh Ha district with a capacity of 40 tonnes per day.
The products are thoroughly checked by Australian experts at the factory before being shipped to Australia, Thin added./.
Source VOV News