The Vietnam Sugarcane and Sugar Association (VSSA) has proposed establishing a sugarcane and sugar development fund to help boost productivity and ensure sustainable development in the industry.
Managers of nearly 1,000 plastics packaging companies are now faced with a new import tariff on PP beads, the major input material. It is priced three times higher than the previous rate.
The State should eliminate price ceilings for milk products and control milk prices via input materials instead, experts said.
Regulations on the origin of goods will present challenges to Vietnam’s textile and garment sector once free trade agreements, especially the looming Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), come into force.
A lot needs to be done between now and the end of the year to meet the export growth target of 10%, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.
(VOV) -Garment and textile exports in the first eight months of the year accelerated 19.7% on-year to US$13.65 billion, according to the the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
(VOV) -Vietnamese exports to Australia picked up the pace for the first seven months of the year, jumping up 38.2% on-year to US$2.39 billion with aUS$1.22 billion trade surplus.
(VOV) -The local garment industry enjoys high export revenue but depends largely on imported materials.
(VOV) - Exports to the European Union and the US have accounted for 34.6 percent of the country’s total export turnover so far this year.
Vietnam’s total seafood output reached 5.3 million tonnes in 2011, representing a year-on-year increase of 4.4 percent, according to the Directorate of Fisheries.