According to the Vietnam Trade Office in Australia, with great efforts, lychee is continuously brought to the market by plane to Melbourne to ensure quality.

Prominent are the brands Uu Dam, BatoAusale, currently being sold for 32-35 AUD /1kg (about 500-600 thousand VND /1kg) depending on whether you buy it individually or buy the whole 5kg box. This year, more importers participated. The deal is also working with some other big importers until the end of the lychee season.

The price of Vietnamese lychee for flight training to Australia is 500,000 VND - 600,000 VND / 1kg
Fresh lychee Uu Dam flying by plane is sold and carefully preserved in a refrigerator in Melbourne city. Photo: BCT

The Vietnam Trade Office in Australia added that, in Perth, tens of tons of U-Hong lychees (with the trade name in Australia is Golden lychees) have been distributedly sold since 2 weeks by 4wayfreshs Company in collaboration with Red Dragon Company. Due to its seaworthiness, U-Hong fabric has become a familiar commodity in Perth and Adelaide, especially after the 2021 charity auction to help children in the lychee growing area at MCQ supermarket - Perth, State of Western Australia.

Source: Nguyen Van/