Tag: "input materials"

VSSA proposes cane and sugar development fund

VSSA proposes cane and sugar development fund

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.

Packaging firms concerned about new import tariff

Packaging firms concerned about new import tariff

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.

Gov’t might lift milk price cap

Gov’t might lift milk price cap

The State should eliminate price ceilings for milk products and control milk prices via input materials instead, experts said.

Exports face tough path ahead

Exports face tough path ahead

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.

Garment exports hit US$13.65 billion in 8 months

Garment exports hit US$13.65 billion in 8 months

(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).

Local exporters eye EU and US markets

Local exporters eye EU and US markets

(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.

Fishery sector enjoys fruitful development

Fishery sector enjoys fruitful development

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.