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Customs plans tighter checks on imported steel products

Customs plans tighter checks on imported steel products

The General Department of Customs has just asked its officials to strengthen checks on imported steel products after a series of reports on steel firms submitting incorrect declarations about product codes.

MoIT pursues dream of auto industry

MoIT pursues dream of auto industry

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will continue pursuing the dream of a real auto industry in Vietnam despite the failure of 20 years of efforts towards this goal.

Cheap imports challenge Vietnam coal

Cheap imports challenge Vietnam coal

The domestic coal sector is going through a tough time owing to serious competition from cheap imported coal, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.

MoIT, City protect consumer rights

MoIT, City protect consumer rights

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and this city’s People’s Committee hosted the launch of Vietnamese Consumer Rights Day 2017, themed 'Enterprise for Customers', here on March 12.

Vietnam earns US$27.3 bln from export in two months

Vietnam earns US$27.3 bln from export in two months

Vietnam’s total export earnings hit US$13 billion in February, raising the total in the first two months of this year to US$27.3 billion, up 15.4% annually, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

MoIT: Production improves, trade unbalanced

MoIT: Production improves, trade unbalanced

Production and business results improved in the first two months of this year, but trade was unbalanced with strong growth in auto and mobile phone imports, the Ministry of Industry and Trade reported.

E-commerce market sees many newcomers

E-commerce market sees many newcomers

The Vietnamese e-commerce market has become more crowded with powerful players such as Lotte, Alibaba, VNG, Vingroup, Aeon and The Gioi Di Dong.

MoIT to lower logistics costs

MoIT to lower logistics costs

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has drafted an action plan to lower logistics costs to 18 percent of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) by 2020.

Trade ministry urges Australia to lift ban on shrimp imports

Trade ministry urges Australia to lift ban on shrimp imports

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has just called on the Australian Government to soon lift its ban on prawn and uncooked shelled shrimp imports, saying that it poses negative impacts on Vietnam’s shrimp breeding and processing sector.

US$4.1 million for trade promotion in 2017

US$4.1 million for trade promotion in 2017

Vietnam will spend VND93 billion (US$4.1 million) on 199 trade promotion projects under the national trade promotion programme in 2017, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

MoIT plans establishment of trade defence dept

MoIT plans establishment of trade defence dept

Minister of Industry and Trade (MoIT) Tran Tuan Anh said the ministry planned to establish a trade defence department to safeguard the interests of businesses in the context of global integration.