After change in policy of sale of RCN by African countries Vietnam is not getting RCN at required quantity for their processing needs, according to the news sources. African countries such as Ivory Coast and Guinea-Bissav are modernising their production and processing capacity and limiting the sale of Raw Cashew nuts. The imbalance of price between RCN and Cashew kernels are causing factories to shut down in Vietnam. Vietnam is facing competition is processing field from African countries. Supply of RCN from African countries to India also likely to reduce in future dates, due to increase in their processing capacity.