Star apples are planted much in communes of Vinh Kim, Phu Phong, Kim Son, Ban Long and Binh Trung, etc. of Chau Thanh district. Today, Lo Ren Star apple is certified for sustainable agricultural production following GlobalGAP by SGS, New Zealand and issued with the packaging code for the United State by USDA Office (United State Department of Agriculture) with the area of more than 3,000 ha and annual output of 56,103 tons.
Star apple belongs to sapodilla family with the round shape and light yellow color and light green color, fatty taste and good smelling. Lo Ren Star apple is the famous fruit of Tien Giang province.
Source: Investment - Trade - Tourism Promotion Center