Ben Tre – the province locates in the west of Ho Chi Minh City, Southern Vietnam – has long been famous for many kinds of high quality fruit. Pink pomelo which belongs to the group with the most potential and competitive advantage in domestic and overseas market.
Pink pomelo is spherical. Its average weight is about 800 -2.5 kg. The special feature is that whether it is ripe or green, the skin color is always green, shell is very thin (14-18mm) and the fruit is quite heavy with lots of pulp. Pomelo has slightly sweet and sour taste, pinky pulp, is very easy to peal and not sticky to the hand. Its sweetness mingles with mild acidity, not so mellow like other types of pomelo and especially, there is less or no seed inside the pulp.