Vietnam tuna catches face penalties in Japan

Vietnam tuna catches face penalties in Japan

VOV.VN - The Japan Fisheries Agency plans to control catches of Pacific Bluefin tuna, a fish species under threat of extinction, by applying the total allowable catch (TAC) system with a legal clause that would impose penalties on violators, sources close to the issue said.

Japan now open to Vietnam banana growers

Japan now open to Vietnam banana growers

VOV.VN - After six months of negotiations, bananas from Vietnam can now be exported to Japan, making it one of the first fresh fruit to gain access to that market, a leading fruit exporter has reported.

Seafood exports to China expected to surpass US$1 billion

Seafood exports to China expected to surpass US$1 billion

VOV.VN - China is considered an emerging market of Vietnam seafood, and exports to the market are expected to hit US$1 billion this year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Australia eases ban on shrimp import

Australia eases ban on shrimp import

VOV.VN -On February 6, the Australian Department of Agriculture and Water Resources announced a relaxation of the ban on importing shrimp, cooked or uncooked prawn meat products, according to the Vietnam Trade Office in Australia.

Petrol prices unchanged, oil prices fall

Petrol prices unchanged, oil prices fall

VOV.VN - The prices of RON 92 petrol and bio-fuel E5 remained unchanged while those of diesel oil 0.05S and kerosene reduced slightly in the latest regular adjustment of oil and petrol prices on February 3.

Exports to US up nearly 15%

Exports to US up nearly 15%

VOV.VN - Vietnam exports to the US increased by nearly 15% to US$38.5 billion last year while imports rose by 11.7% to US$8.7 billion, according to statistics of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam cotton industry grows on Chinese demand

Vietnam cotton industry grows on Chinese demand

VOV.VN - Despite concerns that the industry might continue to decline, cotton imports of Vietnam have increased in the first few months of 2016-17. It is estimated that imports will experience an increase of 18%.

Exports to Canada up almost 10%

Exports to Canada up almost 10%

VOV.VN - Vietnam exports to Canada rose 9.54% to nearly US$2.5 billion for 11 months leading up to December 2016, according to Vietnam Customs.

Special and unique agricultural products for Tet

Special and unique agricultural products for Tet

VOV.VN - As the traditional Lunar New Year festival or Tet is approaching, many special and unique agricultural products like watermelon, bonsai kumquat, chicken listed in “Red book”, and Tran Mong orchid are coming onto the market.

Vietnam to export processed chicken to Japan, EU

Vietnam to export processed chicken to Japan, EU

VOV.VN - This year Vietnam expects to ship processed chicken to demanding markets like Japan and the EU, said Hoang Thanh Van, head of the Animal Husbandry Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Trade with UK continues to grow after Brexit

Trade with UK continues to grow after Brexit

VOV.VN - Vietnam exporters shipments to the UK jumped 4.7% year-on-year to US$4.43 billion for the 11 months leading up to December 2016, showing Brexit had minimal impact on trade, Vietnam Customs has reported.

US, Switzerland buyers turning towards Vietnam gemstones

US, Switzerland buyers turning towards Vietnam gemstones

VOV.VN - The US, the world's largest diamond market by total dollar sales, is increasingly turning to coloured gemstones from Vietnam as its jewellery of choice, according to data compiled by Vietnam Customs.

Exports to Cambodia dip more than 10%

Exports to Cambodia dip more than 10%

VOV.VN - Vietnam exports to Cambodia dropped 10.63% to US$1.9 billion for 11 months leading up to December 2016, according to Vietnam Customs.

Paper imports on the rise

Paper imports on the rise

VOV.VN - Paper imports increased 15.2% in volume to 1.7 million tons and 7.5% in value to US$1.3 billion in the first 11 months of this year, according to Vietnam Customs.

China remains Vietnam’s key fertiliser supplier

China remains Vietnam’s key fertiliser supplier

VOV.VN - Vietnam companies imported 3.7 million tons of fertilizer worth more than US$1 million in the first 11 months of this year, down 6.88% in volume and 20.5% in value against the same period last year.