Plastic bags will be banned in Vietnam by 2030.

Vietnam will ban the use of plastic bags from 2030, including those in wet markets . World Bank study found up to 104,000 single-use plastic bags are used at Vietnams supermarkets each day .

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (Xinhua) reported Saturday that Vietnam would ban the use of plastic bags from 2030, including those in wet markets, according to Vietnam News Agency.According to a World Bank study, a survey by the Ministry of Strategy and Policy on National Resources and Environment found that up to 104,000 single-use plastic bags are used at Vietnams supermarkets each day, equivalent to 38 million bags a year.Plastics are widely used in a variety of industries in the region, including packaging, consumer goods, electronics, aviation, textiles, and agriculture.