Agenda

Export Forum and Buyer Meeting

TIME TOPIC SPEAKER/ ATTENDEE
Wednesday, 26 Feb 2020, Afternoon
13:30 – 14:00

Current status and solutions for sustainable development of fruit tree in Vietnam

Download the presentation here

Mr. Le Van Duc, Deputy Director General, Department of Crop Production – Ministry of Agriculture& Rural development of Vietnam (MARD)
14:00 – 14:30

– Thailand market information

– Plan to support exporters who is having difficulties in exporting to China

Mrs. Tran Thi Thanh My, Commercial Counsellor

Trade Office – Vietnam Embassy in Thailand

14:30 – 14:50 Speech by representative from Trade Office – Vietnam Embassy in Singapore Mrs. Tran Thu Quynh, Commercial Counsellor, Trade Office – Vietnam Embassy in Singapore
14:50 – 16:00 Meeting between Vietnamese fruit, flower, vegetable producers/exporters with:
– Representative from Trade Office – Vietnam Embassy in Thailand, Singapore
– Buyers from Thailand and Singapore
Thursday, 27 Feb 2020, Morning
9:30 – 10:15 Orientation of agricultural products export market under new context Dr. Le Thanh Hoa, Deputy Director General, Agro Processing and Market Development Authority – Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (Vietnam)
10:15 – 11:00 Introduce fruit vegetables export markets in South West Asia and Africa Mrs. Nguyen Minh Phuong, Head of Division, Department of Asia – Africa Market, Ministry of Industry and Trade (Vietnam)
10:45 – 12:00 General provisions on food safety laws for agricultural products exported to  European market Mr. Nguyen Huynh Tuan Anh, Director, Eurofins Hanoi Branch
Thursday, 27 Feb 2020, Afternoon
13:30 – 13:45 Opening speech Mr. Willem Schoustra, Agricultural Counsellor of The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Vietnam
13:45 – 14:45

Quality comes first – The importance of meeting quality standards, food safety and certification when exporting

Download the presentation here

Ms. Mirjam Boekestijn, Director International Food Projects, Kenlog B.V., The Netherlands
15:00 – 16:00 Market opportunities for Vietnamese fruit in Europe
– Geographical and cultural characteristics within Europe. Download the presentation here.
– How to realise sustainable business
– Opportunities and developments in the mango market. Download the presentation here.
Mr. Jos Leeters, Director, Bureau Leeters,
The Netherlands
– Case study: Dong Thap Mangoes
– Characteristics of the mango sector in Dong Thap Province
– Export ambitions

Download the presentation here

Mr. Nguyen Phuoc Thien, Vice Director, Dong Thap Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
16:15 – 16:45

Phytosanitary requirement of Thailand for the plants

Quarantine  and the application of phytosanitary measures in international trade

Mr. Chaisak Ringluen, Senior Agricultural Research Specialist, Agricultural Regulatory Office, Department of Agriculture Thailand

* Only for invited guess and exhibitors, pre-registration required
** Tentative agenda, subject to be changed
*** Updated on 25 Feb, 2020