HANOI, Sept 11 (Reuters) - Vietnam's coffee exports in the first eight months of 2023 stood at 1.2 million metric tons, a fall of 5.4% from the same period of last year, government customs data showed on Monday.

Coffee export revenue for the period reached $2.9 billion, up 3.1% against the Jan-Aug period of 2022, Vietnam Customs said in a statement. (Reporting by Phuong Nguyen)