VOV.VN - This year’s seafood export turnover is forecast to expand by 6% to US$7.4 billion when compared to last year’s figure, and is set to fulfill its target one month ahead of schedule despite facing a number of notable difficulties.
VOV.VN - The EU is now the country’s second largest export market taking key commodities such as seafood, garments and textiles, footwear, and wood and wooden products.
Vietnamese exporters can now get all the information they require about the European market at www.viet-export-win.com, which was launched in HCM City on November 29 by the Ministry of Industry and Trade in collaboration with the EU-MUTRAP Project.
Fair-trade certification is expected to help Vietnamese cocoa enter the EU market, especially after the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement takes effect, slated for 2019, experts have said.
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has proposed urgent measures to avoid receiving the European Commission (EC)’s “red card” warning after six months of a “yellow card” it has applied on Vietnam’s seafood, towards re-winning the “green card”.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese farm raised pangasius catfish sales in the European Union have hit troubled waters in recent months following the airing of a damaging Spanish exposé in early January, say leading seafood distributors.
Textile and garment businesses of Vietnam hold considerable opportunities to sell their products to the European Union (EU) via the world’s leading online shopping channel Amazon, foreign experts said at a seminar in Hanoi on May 10.
VOV.VN - Dragon fruit from Vietnam proved to be a huge draw at the international trade show Fruit Logistica (February 8-10) in Berlin that attracted more than 58,000 visitors, according to Vietnam Embassy personnel.
Vietnamese firms must draw up long-term business strategies to exploit opportunities in the European Union (EU), as the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will come into force by 2018.
Ho Chi Minh City will create optimal conditions for Bulgarian businesses to seek opportunities for long-term investment and business, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong said.
VOV.VN - Casino Supermarkets in Lyons, France launched one of its largest and most costly country promotions ever on June 1 with a week-long salute to traditional Vietnamese food fare.
Vietnamese and Swedish trade officials called on Vietnamese exporters to be proactive in making changes to boost their share in the European market.
Vietnam’s tra fish industry should take proactive steps to find new markets, experts said amidst newly arising challenges to the industry’s export including the US’s anti-dumping duties and new rules requiring domestic and foreign suppliers to meet the same standards.
Vietnamese exporters should ensure that the timber they are exporting is legal and obtain certificates of origin for the strict EU market, experts suggested at a seminar held on October 14 in HCM City.
(VOV) - Over the past ten years, Vietnam continued to jump in the ranking in the IT field. Especially, the nation has become a popular brand in software outsourcing for export. Vietnamese business has been listed among the global leading 500 software companies.
A training course to develop strategies and improve skills to promote trade in the EU market was opened in the southern province of Kien Giang on December 18.
President Truong Tan Sang received visiting Slovakian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Miroslav Lajcak in Hanoi on November 4.
(VOV) - Receiving ambassador Stale Risa in Hanoi on June 17, President Truong Tan Sang lauded the diplomat’s contributions to strengthening friendship and multifaceted cooperation between the two countries.
(VOV) -Vietnamese businesses are advised to carefully study the EU’s demand and distribution network to adopt an appropriate access approach, a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on April 25 heard.
Exports of Vietnamese goods will rise this year as the global economy continues to grow, according to many trade counselors.