This study provides an assessment of the export potential of the agricultural sector in Vietnam. Our research evaluated the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and challenges of different agricultural product groups, and identified key areas of intervention and related policies that can promote future export growth.
The study combines desk research and fieldwork activities based on quantitative and qualitative information. The latter includes a review of relevant literature and information collected from interviews with local Government officials, enterprises, and business associations. This validated quantitative results and provided insights into the domestic business and policy environment, which affected enterprises in the different product groups. The results of this study serve as key inputs to develop and complete the Sectoral Development Strategy in the coming period.