Vietnam works to bolster exports to China

Vietnam works to bolster exports to China

Reform of administrative procedures to facilitate origin certification granting, customs procedures and related process is recommended by experts in order to increase export to China, a potential market with considerable risks.

Sticky rice sees price reduction

Sticky rice sees price reduction

The prices of Vietnam’s sticky rice are facing a downward trend due to its over-supply and dependence on a single large market, according to the Department of Farm Produce Processing and Market Development under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Localities promote litchi trading

Localities promote litchi trading

VOV.VN - Bac Giang and Hai Duong province, Vietnam’s litchi hub, farmers are busily preparing for harvesting. The authorities have stepped up trade promotion programs inside and outside the country.

Cashew nut factories halt operations due to lack of materials

Cashew nut factories halt operations due to lack of materials

Many cashew nut processing plants have halted operations due to a lack of materials, the Vietnam Cashew Nut Association (Vinacas) told a meeting in Ho Chi Minh City on June 15 to review the sector’s performance in the first half of 2018.

Domestic banks adapt to fourth industrial revolution

Domestic banks adapt to fourth industrial revolution

Amidst the fourth industrial revolution, domestic banks have actively invested in technologies to improve their products, services and governance, Vice Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Nguyen Kim Anh told a seminar in Hanoi on June 15.

VASEP urges Gov’t to protect Vietnam shrimp

VASEP urges Gov’t to protect Vietnam shrimp

The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has asked the Government to strengthen the control of temporary imports for re-export of shrimp from India and Ecuador.

Sharp drop in pork and beef imports

Sharp drop in pork and beef imports

VOV.VN - Vietnam purchased 477 tons of pork worth US$797,250 from foreign markets in April, down 44.8% in volume and 46.2% in value compared to March, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Seafood exports to China surge

Seafood exports to China surge

China is projected to become Vietnam’s leading seafood importer from this year’s second quarter with growth of 37%, said Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Tran Thanh Nam.