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Durian gets priority fruit export status (September 13)
Thailand will promote durian as “Special Agricultural Product (SAP)” to boost its export value, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives of Thailand. This is under the project entitled Global Action on Green Development of Special Agricultural Products (SAPs): One Country - One Priority Product (OCOP), which is launched by FAO to develop green and sustainable value chains. Durians is the top Thai export agro-product with value over US$2.9 billion (94.8 billion baht), or 2.5% of GDP, and with 40% growth rate each year, said Agriculture and Cooperative Minister Chalermchai Sri-on.
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