With an area of about 28,500 hectares of lychee, the northern province of Bac Giang is expected to harvest 150,000 tonnes of fruit in the 2019 crop.
Bac Giang province is known as the largest concentrated lychee growing area in north Vietnam
Bac Giang province is entering the first days of the 2019 lychee harvest season
Technical measures are taken to ensure the quality of lychee
Bac Giang has 13,855 ha of lychee produced under VietGap standards and 218 ha of production under GlobalGap standards
The brand name of Bac Giang lychee is protected in eight countries, including the Republic of Korea, China, Japan, Singapore and Australia
Last year, the fruit was certified by the Southeast Asian Records Organisation as one of the top 10 specialities of Southeast Asia