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Cement consumption to hit 63 million tonnes

Cement consumption to hit 63 million tonnes

(VOV) -The Construction Ministry predicts that Vietnam’s total consumption of cement will see a year-on-year increase of 3% and reach 63 million tonnes in 2014.

VFA proposes stockpiling more rice

VFA proposes stockpiling more rice

(VOV) -The Vietnam Food Association (VFA)has proposed the government allow businesses to purchase an additional 300,000 tonnes of rice from farmers to stabilise its prices in the domestic market.

Local firm wins brand lawsuit in China

(VOV) - Vietnamese dried fruit manufacturer Vinamit has won a four-year lawsuit against its former Chinese distributor who stole its brand name for the dried jackfruit chip product in China.

Pepper exports look promising

Pepper exports look promising

The wholesale price of pepper on the domestic market currently hovers between VND118,000-122,000/kg (US$5.5-6/kg).

Clear-cut policies needed to rescue automobile market

Clear-cut policies needed to rescue automobile market

Under its commitments to the Protocol of Common Effective Preferential Tariff (CEPT), Vietnam’s import tax on motor vehicles will be cut to 50 percent in 2014 and to zero percent in 2018, which will seriously affect the development of Vietnam’s automobile industry and domestic market.

Rice exports on rise

Rice exports on rise

Vietnam shipped 184,558 tonnes of rice to overseas markets in the first 20 days of January, earning US$103.308 million.

Expanding domestic market – an urgent need

Expanding domestic market – an urgent need

Since the beginning of this year, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called for expansion of the domestic market. Most recently, he approved a demand stimulus package to support local enterprises in maintaining their production and to boost domestic consumption.