Air freight costs stymie fruit exports

Air freight costs stymie fruit exports

Vietnamese air freight costs are much higher than the regional average and this is believed to be one of the main reasons hindering Vietnam’s fruit exports.

Vietnamese exporters must self-verify origin from 2019

Vietnamese exporters must self-verify origin from 2019

Vietnam’s exporters must self-verify the origin of their products that they export to the European Union (EU) from 2019 to be qualified for Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) which is the tariff preference for developing countries.

Vitas: Vietnam’s potential of exporting apparel to Australia is huge

Vitas: Vietnam’s potential of exporting apparel to Australia is huge

Chairman of the Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association (Vitas) Vu Duc Giang has stated that Vietnam’s potential of exporting apparel to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) member states and Australia in particular is huge.

Vietnam, Middle East explore trade potential

Vietnam, Middle East explore trade potential

VOV.VN - 25 years after Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) established diplomatic ties in August 1993, the two countries have become leading important economic partners from Southeast Asia and the Middle East.

Firms advised to better capitalise on Vietnam-Korea FTA

Firms advised to better capitalise on Vietnam-Korea FTA

The enforcement of the Vietnam-Korea Free Trade Agreement (VKFTA) has been bringing new opportunities to businesses of both nations, but the number of Vietnamese firms capitalising on the deal is lower than expected.

Vietnam, Cambodia look at ways of boosting border trade

Vietnam, Cambodia look at ways of boosting border trade

VOV.VN - Bilateral trade ties particularly through border have achieved remarkable progress, contributing to socio-economic development in both Vietnam and Cambodia as well as promoting the friendship and cooperation between the two nations.

CPTTP to open doors for apparel exports to Australia

CPTTP to open doors for apparel exports to Australia

VOV.VN - Australia is considered a potential market for Vietnamese textile and garment exports, which are forecast to hit a double-digit growth after the signing of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

Vietnam-Korea FTA gives boost to two-way trade, investment

Vietnam-Korea FTA gives boost to two-way trade, investment

The Vietnam-Korea Free Trade Agreement (VKFTA), which took effect on December 20, 2015, has played an important role in attracting investments from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam and helping the Southeast Asian nation integrate deeper into the regional economy, said a local official.

Agricultural products seek ways to make inroads into Australia

Agricultural products seek ways to make inroads into Australia

VOV.VN - Vietnam has diverse tropical agricultural products and specialities that ca be exported to Australia, said Le Quoc Doanh, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development at a recent Vietnam-Australia agriculture policy dialogue held in Canberra.

Quang Tri selects local products to join national staples

Quang Tri selects local products to join national staples

The central province of Quang Tri has chosen coffee, pepper and shrimp to join the chain of national key products as they have competitive advantages, said the provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.

First direct shipment of US corn arrives in Vietnam

First direct shipment of US corn arrives in Vietnam

The first direct shipment of US corn to Vietnam has arrived in the country with the assistance of the Quang Ninh Port Joint Stock Company in the Port of Cai Lan, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the United States Grains Council representatives.

Telephone, computer exports decline in April

Telephone, computer exports decline in April

Export earnings from telephones, computers, electronic products and components saw declines in April but still enjoyed growth in the first four months of 2018, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Purchasing power soars by 8.5 percent

Purchasing power soars by 8.5 percent

The purchasing power in the total national retail value of goods and services until April 2018 reached nearly 1.40 trillion VND (61.4 million USD), the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.