Tag: "imports"

Steel sector grows 24 per cent

Steel sector grows 24 per cent

The local steel sector saw a high growth rate in the first nine months of the year, despite difficulties, said Viietnam Steel Association (VSA).

Paper imports from US rise high

Paper imports from US rise high

VOV.VN - Paper imports from the US skyrocketed 203.4% to 17,700 tons in the first seven months of this year, according to latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Gov’t cuts inspections on some imports

Gov’t cuts inspections on some imports

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued a decision repealing a list of 114 products and goods subject to pre-import quality inspection, cutting inspections on these products from two times to one.

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from Korea

Free trade deal boosts Vietnam's petrol imports from Korea

Between January and July this year, Vietnamese firms imported around 1.72 million tons of petroleum from the Republic of Korea, marking a jump of 200% against the same period last year, latest data from Vietnam's customs showed.

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

Corn demand expands, imports show steady growth

VOV.VN - Vietnamese imports of corn for the six months leading up to July 2017 jumped 5.6% year-on-year to 3.53 million tons, continuing last year’s upward tick, according to a report by the Crop Production Department.

US Fashion Industry sours on sourcing clothing from Vietnam

US Fashion Industry sours on sourcing clothing from Vietnam

VOV.VN - According to a study, US fashion manufacturers and retailers report they have major concerns about new trade barriers emerging that would place burdensome restrictions on the inflow of clothing imports from Vietnam.

Vietnam to import more cashew

Vietnam to import more cashew

Vietnam, the world’s No 1 exporter of cashew products, expects to import an additional 500,000 tonnes of nuts from now until October to meet its annual export target, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas).

The nation's exports forecast to reach US$195 billion

The nation's exports forecast to reach US$195 billion

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s export turnover is likely to hit US$195 billion this year, roughly 6-7% higher than the target set by the Prime Minister, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Export-Import Department.

Vietnam spends US$376 million on fruit imports from Thailand

Vietnam spends US$376 million on fruit imports from Thailand

VOV.VN - Thailand became the leading supplier of fruit for Vietnam with US$376 million, making up more than half of Vietnam’s market share of fruit imports of US$507 million during the first half of this year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Paper imports from France see sharp rise

Paper imports from France see sharp rise

VOV.VN - Paper imports from France skyrocketed 229.1% in volume to 316 tons and 659% in value to US$1.1 million in the first five months of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Fetilizer imports on the rise

Fetilizer imports on the rise

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 2.01 million tons of fertilizers valuing at US$547 million in the first five months of this year, up 32% in volume and 24% in value against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.