The southernmost province of Ca Mau is striving to achieve its goal of earning US$1.1 billion from exporting aquatic products this year.
The country’s export turnover on these farm produce has already exceeded rice and crude oil
Vietnam’s engagement in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will benefit her export businesses, President and CEO of the Asia-Pacific Foundation Stewart Beck said.
With the leading position in Southeast Asia, Vietnam’s wood production and processing industry is under the spotlight of foreign companies and suppliers.
VOV.VN - Southern Ca Mau Province is focusing on trade promotion to satisfy its yearly target of US$1.1 billion revenue from shrimp exports, according to a provincial official.
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.
The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho’s goods and service export revenue reached nearly US$1.43 billion in the first nine months of 2017, up 15.38% year on year.
Vietnam’s total import-export revenue is expected to reach US$37.9 billion in October, a rise of 0.8% from the previous month, reported the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Exports of fruit and vegetables in October are estimated to reach US$209 million, raising total export value of the products to US$2.84 billion in the first 10 months of this year, up 41.2% over the same period of 2016.
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.
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.
Experts and businesses discussed ways to maintain and expand EU markets for Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on October 9.
Vietnam’s export value is likely to hit US$203 billion in 2017, a year-on-year rise of 14.5%, economists predict.
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).
Credit should be given to priority areas, especially high-tech agriculture, export, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and start-ups.
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.
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.
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.
Vegetable and fruit export revenue is hoped to hit a new record of US$3.6 billion in 2017, with bumper crops forecast for the rest of the year.
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.