(source: phuquoconline)

PANO - The name “Phu Quoc” was officially selected as the Protected Designation of Origin for Vietnamese fish sauce on October 11th, according to the European Union (EU) Delegation to Vietnam.

This name was in the list of more than 1,000 agricultural products and foodstuffs protected by the protected geological indication or protected designation of origin.

Vietnamese Phu Quoc fish sauce is the 11th product outside EU granted the protection status, after Colombian coffee, Indian Darjeeling and 8 Chinese products.

Translated by Mai Huong