HANOI/SINGAPORE Vietnam has become a hot spot for energy investors eyeing a spend of up to $150 billion (118 billion pounds)over the coming decade to meet surging power demand, with coal set to dominate despite signs of a government effort to go green.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, May 23 Persistently low
domestic coffee prices in Vietnam have prompted some local
growers to switch to other crops, including avocado and durian,
traders said on Thursday.
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HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, May 16 Vietnam's domestic
coffee prices have partially rebounded after hitting the lowest
level in six years last week, while shipments from the country
are forecast to significantly fall this month.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, May 9 Vietnam's domestic
coffee prices fell to the lowest level in six years on Thursday
following a decline on the ICE, while Indonesian premiums to
July contract widened further to compensate for the global drop.
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HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, May 2 Domestic prices in
Vietnam edged down slightly this week, prompting farmers to halt
their sales, while Indonesian premiums to July contract widened
to compensate for a drop in global prices.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG, April 25 Vietnam's coffee
exports are forecast to fall to around two million 60-kg bags in
April from 2.87 million bags last month, traders said on
Thursday, as farmers are not keen to sell at low prices.
HANOI/BANDAR LAMPUNG Coffee trading has been slow this week in Vietnam due to weak prices, while elections in Indonesia saw traders keep to the sidelines.