Vietnam’s Hau Giang province has granted certificates of trademark registration to eight well-known fruit products. Specifically, the soursop of Hau Giang has got the certificate of a collective brand.
Referring to Hau Giang's fruits, there are eight most well-known types of fruits including Phu Thanh pomelo, Nga Bay king orange, Cau Duc pineapple, Hau Giang seedless-lime, Long Tri sugar tangerine, Phung Hiep mandarin, Hau Giang sweet mango and Hau Giang soursop. Up to now, all eight types of fruits were granted the trademark registration certificates.
Deputy director of Hau Giang's Department of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Thi Giang said so far the province has granted the VietGAP certificate to over 164 hectares of fruit crop, including pomelo, orange, tangerine, durian, soursop and pineapple. Sixty hectares of fruit cultivation are granted the GlobalGAP certificate including pomelo and seedless lime. The province is preparing document to grant the VietGAP certificate to seventy-seven hectares of pomelo and orange trees and putting 40 hectares of pineapple and soursop trees into production under the GlobalGAP standards.