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Local wood sector takes firmer root

Local wood sector takes firmer root

With the leading position in Southeast Asia, Vietnam’s wood production and processing industry is under the spotlight of foreign companies and suppliers.

Over 5 million tonnes of rice exported in ten months

Over 5 million tonnes of rice exported in ten months

Vietnam shipped 5.05 million tonnes of rice worth US$2.25 billion in the first ten months of 2017, up 22.3% in volume and 21.1% in value year on year, said the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Opportunity for Vietnam to export rice to Sri Lanka

Opportunity for Vietnam to export rice to Sri Lanka

The Ministry of Industry and Commerce of Sri Lanka has launched an international tender to purchase 200,000 tonnes of rice, providing an excellent opportunity for Vietnamese rice exporters.

Ministries to cut barriers for import-export goods

Ministries to cut barriers for import-export goods

The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) will propose solutions to the Government to renovate specialised inspection activities in order to create a favourable environment for the business community while ensuring control over the quality of goods and protecting consumers.

Vietnam ranks 8th among world furniture manufacturers

Vietnam ranks 8th among world furniture manufacturers

VOV.VN - Vietnam currently ranks eighth among furniture producers in the world, accounting for 2% of global production, according to a survey conducted by Italian Centre for Industrial Studies (CSIL).

Tien Giang likely to surpass export target

Tien Giang likely to surpass export target

The Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang raked in US$1.86 billion in the first nine months this year, up 25.4% annually and equivalent to 80% of the yearly target.

Price of material tra fish surges

Price of material tra fish surges

Domestic price of tra fish (pangasius) is rising due to increasing demand for exports at year’s end while supply source is limited, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

EU becomes Vietnam’s top shrimp importer

EU becomes Vietnam’s top shrimp importer

Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the EU market reached US$483.6 million in the first eight months of this year, a rise of 30% over the same period last year, making the EU the top market of Vietnamese shrimp, the place which was earlier held by Japan.

Rice exporters advised to diversify markets

Rice exporters advised to diversify markets

Vietnam exported more than 4.5 million tonnes of rice in the first nine months of this year for US$2 billion, up 19.6% in volume and 18% in value year on year, but its dependance on the Chinese market brings latent risks.