Aquatic exports rise by 10% in five months

Aquatic exports rise by 10% in five months

Vietnam recorded a year-on-year rise of 9.7% in aquatic exports to US$3.12 billion in the first five months of 2018, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Can Tho posts high export growth

Can Tho posts high export growth

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho earned an estimated US$618.5 million from exports in the first five months of this year, up 20% year on year.

Vietnam’s exports make May rebound

Vietnam’s exports make May rebound

VOV.VN - After suffering a decline in April, Vietnam’s exports rebounded in May with most key products achieving strong growth and exports rising to US$19.2 billion in May, up 4.5% over April and 7.1% against the same period last year.

Abandoned imports pile up at HCM City’s ports

Abandoned imports pile up at HCM City’s ports

Following China’s ban on import of plastic wastes, a lot of them are coming instead to Vietnam, but with consignees failing to claim shipments, the wastes are piling up at ports including those in Ho Chi Minh City.

Reforms needed for sugar industry

Reforms needed for sugar industry

The sugar industry needs to restructure to compete with rivals in other countries such as Thailand, according to the Vietnam Sugar and Sugarcane Association.

EU tops market for Vietnam’s shrimp exports

EU tops market for Vietnam’s shrimp exports

The European Union (EU) market was the largest export market of Vietnamese shrimp in the first quarter of this year, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

HCM City, Chinese province pledge to facilitate bilateral trade

HCM City, Chinese province pledge to facilitate bilateral trade

Ho Chi Minh City and China’s Shandong province aim to facilitate bilateral trade by holding more networking events, encouraging investments between both sides, and signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), promising more support in the future.

Seafood shipments to EU drop

Seafood shipments to EU drop

Shipments of seafood, excluding fish, to many markets, especially the European Union (EU), showed signs of reduction recently, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnam promotes trade, investment in France’s Toulouse city

Vietnam promotes trade, investment in France’s Toulouse city

Bilateral economic cooperation between Vietnam and France has yet to meet potential of both sides, as two-way trade is accounting for only 1% of Vietnam’s total international trade, Vietnamese Ambassador to France Nguyen Thiep said.

Businesses need to adapt themselves to CPTPP commitments

Businesses need to adapt themselves to CPTPP commitments

VOV.VN -Fundamental commitments of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and recommendations for businesses took centre stage of a conference co-hosted by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi on May 22.

EVFTA - a push for Vietnam-EU economic relations

EVFTA - a push for Vietnam-EU economic relations

The upcoming valid EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will create a strong driving force for fostering Vietnam – EU comprehensive economic partnership via the abolition of 99% of import tariffs in the next 7-10 years.