VOV.VN - The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had a strong impact on the export of Vietnamese agricultural products, especially to major markets such as China, the United States, and the European Union.
VOV.VN - Hung Yen province has over the past several years increased trade promotion activities at festivals and trade fairs with the locality's agricultural products securing a stronger foothold in domestic and foreign markets.
The export of many agricultural products, especially industrial crops such as pepper, rubber, tea, and cashew nuts, fell remarkably from January to July due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - The Republic of Korea (RoK) stated on August 10 that it has concluded negotiations with Vietnam in order to export paprika, a type of bell pepper, to the Vietnamese market.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has enjoyed a trade surplus exceeding US$6 billion since the beginning of this year till mid-July despite the COVID-19 pandemic, according to statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
The State should develop solutions to reduce high logistics costs in trading agricultural products to improve the competitiveness of Vietnamese farm produce on the market, according to experts.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam-China online import-export trade conference took place between April 21 and April 23 in China's Guangxi amid the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic negatively affecting both global and regional supply chains.
VOV.VN - A range of major agricultural products, aside from rice and cashew nuts, experienced a year-on-year drop in export value during the first quarter of 2020, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
VOV.VN- The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development hosted an online conference in Hanoi on March 12 to discuss ways to promote agricultural production within the context of the rapid global spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has advised local exporters of farm produce and fruit to China to keep a close watch on the customs clearance process around the upcoming Lunar New Year, or Tet, to guarantee the quality of their products and their export progress.
VOV.VN - Hanoi’s first-ever festival featuring a range of agricultural products and craft villages opened in the capital city on December 14.
The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Hanoi has so far managed and granted administrative account codes for 2,527 for facilities, cooperatives, businesses and shops which trade safe food, agro, forestry and fishery products in the capital city.
A festival featuring Hanoi’s agricultural products and craft villages is expected to take place from December 14-17 in the capital city.
Hundreds of dragon fruit containers are stuck at the border in northern Lang Son Province with Chinese customs taking longer to clear them.
Japanese retail giant AEON will build a $280 million mall in south Hanoi, its third outlet in the capital city.
Agricultural start-ups should capitalise on the huge demand for safe agricultural products by developing long-term, sustainable production strategies, experts said at a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on June 6.
Hanoi has strengthened regional connectivity and links with localities nationwide, especially Son La province, to develop an agricultural supply chain to meet the demand for farm produce of the 10-million strong city.
The Department of Asian-African Markets under the Ministry of Industry and Trade plans to organise a business delegation to South Africa from May 8-16 where they will introduce Vietnamese agricultural products at local supermarkets.
Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh and United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of Economy Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansoori will co-chair the upcoming fourth meeting of the Vietnam-UAE Intergovernmental Committee in Abu Dhabi on April 18.
The Philippines is a promising market for Vietnamese commodities thanks to its strong demand for Vietnamese goods, according to a Vietnamese trade official.