Agricultural product exports to Indonesia see sharp decline

Agricultural product exports to Indonesia see sharp decline

VOV.VN - Exports of agricultural products to Indonesia fell sharply in the first seven month of this year. They included rice (down 96%), coffee (51.2%), tea (47.7%) and fruit and vegetables (57%), according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Coal exports to Laos see sharp increase

Coal exports to Laos see sharp increase

VOV.VN - In the first seven months of this year, coal exports to Laos skyrocketed 16-fold in volume to 50,400 tons and 15-fold in value to US$4.3 million against the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Exports to Algeria up 29% in 7 months

Exports to Algeria up 29% in 7 months

VOV.VN - Exports to Algeria increased by 29% to almost US$209 million in the first seven months of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

East-West Economic Corridor trade fair gets underway

East-West Economic Corridor trade fair gets underway

VOV.VN - The annual trade and tourism fair of the East-West Economic Corridor countries got underway at the 29/3 Square in Danang on Friday, August 11, according to a report by the Vietnam News Agency.

Cuttlefish, squid, octopus exports on the rise

Cuttlefish, squid, octopus exports on the rise

VOV.VN - Exports of cuttlefish, squid and octopus rose by 50% to US$269 million in the first half of this year, despite a reducing number of export markets, according to latest statistics from Vietnam Customs.

Vietnamese clothiers gain US import market share

Vietnamese clothiers gain US import market share

VOV.VN - Among the top 10 clothing trading partners only – Vietnam, Nicaragua and Mexico – grew their apparel shipments to the US for the first half of 2017, according to official data released Friday, August 4.

Do free trade agreements really create prosperity in Vietnam?

Do free trade agreements really create prosperity in Vietnam?

VOV.VN - A debate has raged for several decades about the real benefit of free trade agreements and whether they create prosperity for Vietnam, said experts from the Ministry of Industry and Trade at a forum late last month in Hanoi.

Hokkaido Governor looks to strengthen economic ties with Vietnam

Hokkaido Governor looks to strengthen economic ties with Vietnam

VOV.VN - Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung received the Governor of Hokkaido prefecture, Ms Takahashi Harumi, in Hanoi on August 7th and discussed measures to boost economic ties between the two countries, including Hokkaido.

Tuna exports continue to rise

Tuna exports continue to rise

VOV.VN - Tuna exports increased by 21% to US$271 million in the first half of this year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

Exports to Laos see upturn trend

Exports to Laos see upturn trend

VOV.VN - Exports to Laos reached US$264.7 million in the first half of this year, rising by 13.29% against the same period last year, according to latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Chinese trade fair set for Hanoi in August

Chinese trade fair set for Hanoi in August

VOV.VN - More than 100 companies from the Chinese province of Zhejiang are set to come together to showcase their textile expertise at a trade fair in the capital city of Hanoi this August, reports the Vietnam News Agency.

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 becomes leading exporter of bags, suitcases

Vietnam becomes leading exporter of bags, suitcases

VOV.VN - Currently, Vietnam ranks fifth among top ten exporters of bags and suitcases in the world, accounting for 5.4% the global supply, according to the Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association (LEFASO).