With a share of 20% of national GDP, agriculture is an important sector for Vietnam. It is one of the top exporters of coffee, tea and rubber. With a growing and westernizing middle class, demand for high quality products has seen an increase in Vietnam. To keep up with this demand, Vietnam needs to modernize its agricultural sector.
There lie many challenges in productivity, excessive use of pesticides and fertilizers, climate change and water quality and availability. To overcome this, many opportunities lie for companies with the skill and know how to tackle these issues.