Tag: "imports"

Sharp rise in fertiliser imports in first quarter

Sharp rise in fertiliser imports in first quarter

Vietnam spent US$338 million to import 1.22 million tonnes of fertiliser in the first quarter of this year, up 31.5% in volume and around 24% in value compared to the same period last year, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) reported.

Imports from China on the rise

Imports from China on the rise

VOV.VN - In the first quarter of this year, imports from China jumped by 18.9% to nearly US$12.7 billion against the same period last year, making up 27.3% of the country’s total imports, according to preliminary statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Car imports from India, Indonesia continue rising

Car imports from India, Indonesia continue rising

The number of cars imported from India and Indonesia into Vietnam increased sharply in the first three months of this year, while car imports from the UK and Germany fell considerably.

Vietnam issues final AD duty on galvanized steel imports

Vietnam issues final AD duty on galvanized steel imports

VOV.VN - The Ministry of Industry and Trade has announced its final determination on its antidumping duty investigation on galvanized steel products imported into the country from China and the Republic of Korea.

Coal consumption improves in Q1

Coal consumption improves in Q1

The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Group (Vinacomin) sold 8.6 million tonnes of coal in the first quarter of 2017, up 3% compared to the same period last year.

Indonesia turns it back on Vietnamese rice as crops at home flourish

Indonesia turns it back on Vietnamese rice as crops at home flourish

Indonesia, the world's fourth most populous country and a major buyer of Vietnamese rice, has not returned to Vietnam for new purchases this year, while its overall 2017 rice imports are forecast to halve to around 500,000 tons thanks to better domestic production, according to industry reports.

Most of chicken imports come from US

Most of chicken imports come from US

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported around 22,500 tons of chicken valued at US$19.8 million from early this year to March 15, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam suspends meat imports from Brazil

Vietnam suspends meat imports from Brazil

Vietnam has suspended the imports of meat, livestock and poultry products from 21 factories of Brazil which have been under suspicion of using unhygienic substance.

Steel prices set for slight rise

Steel prices set for slight rise

Steel prices will remain stable on the domestic market this month but are expected to increase slightly soon, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Government mulls safeguards to protect domestic carmakers

Government mulls safeguards to protect domestic carmakers

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and relevant agencies to study the possibility of applying safeguards to protect the domestic automobile manufacturing industry from looming zero-tariff car imports.

Vietnam requests Australia roll back ban on shrimp imports

Vietnam requests Australia roll back ban on shrimp imports

VOV.VN - The Vietnam government contends the ban by the Australian Department of Agriculture on raw imports is ‘causing serious damage’ to the country’s shrimp farmers and exporters, and has requested it be reversed.

Domestic automakers brace for imports

Domestic automakers brace for imports

The domestic auto industry will need several supporting measures including technical barriers to “create differences” between locally-made and imported cars, officials and industry insiders agree.