Association of Ngoc Linh Ginseng and Tra Mi Cinnamon of Quang Nam province established

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(QNO) - The Quang Nam Association of Ngoc Linh Ginseng and Tra My Cinnamon has been developed from the Tra My Cinnamon Association in the 2014-2019 term.

At the Ngoc Linh ginseng market-day in Nam Tra Mi district, Quang Nam province. Photo: nhadautu
At the Ngoc Linh ginseng market-day in Nam Tra My district, Quang Nam province. Photo: nhadautu

Quang Nam is the only locality nationwide that has two geographical indications licensed by the National Intellectual Property of Vietnam: Tra My for cinnamon bark in 2014 and Ngoc Linh for Ngoc Linh ginseng root in 2016. Upgrading the Tra My Cinnamon Association to the Quang Nam Association of Ngoc Linh Ginseng and Tra My Cinnamon will bring into play the geographical indications, associate and support together in economic and technical matters in the production and trading of these precious medicines, represent and protect the legitimate interests of its members. It aims to propagate, promote trade and investment, and improve the economic value of products bearing geographical indications.