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Local tuna exports endure drastic downturn

Local tuna exports endure drastic downturn

VOV.VN - The first four months of the year have seen the nation’s tuna exports fall at a double-digit rate, with exports to major markets such as the EU and the United States plummeting sharply, according to information released by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers.

Tra fish exports continue to suffer from negative growth

Tra fish exports continue to suffer from negative growth

VOV.VN - The total export value of Vietnam’s tra fish (pangasius) over the first four months of the year suffered a plunge of nearly 27% to US$449.5 million in comparison to the same period from last year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnamese businesses strive to overcome barriers upon joining EVFTA

Vietnamese businesses strive to overcome barriers upon joining EVFTA

VOV.VN- The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will require Vietnamese businesses to overcome their own barriers in order to fully participate in the trade deal and enjoy its benefits, Nguyen Dinh Cung, former Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), has stated.

Vietnam willing to share COVID-19 experience with Ireland

Vietnam willing to share COVID-19 experience with Ireland

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh affirmed Vietnam’s willingness to share experience and coordinate with Ireland to enhance medical capacity in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and offer mutual support in citizen protection.

EU, US receive large haul of Made-in-Vietnam hand sanitiser

EU, US receive large haul of Made-in-Vietnam hand sanitiser

VOV.VN - Up to 2 million bottles of hand sanitiser which use silver nanoparticles from the Center for Research and Development of Ho Chi Minh City High-Tech Park (SHTPLabs) have been exported to Europe, the United States, and Canada since the initial outbreak of the novel coronavirus epidemic.

EVFTA to increase GDP by up to 3.25% during initial five-year period

EVFTA to increase GDP by up to 3.25% during initial five-year period

VOV.VN - The impending Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is believed to help boost the nation’s GDP by an average of between 2.18% and 3.25% over the course of its opening five years, followed by between 4.57% and 5.30% over the subsequent five years, and between 7.07% and 7.72% in the third five-year period.

EVFTA expected to provide fresh impetus to national exports

EVFTA expected to provide fresh impetus to national exports

VOV.VN - There is high hope that the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) would offer a boost to export activities, especially among the country’s key industries such as garments and textiles, footwear, along with agricultural and aquatic products once the trade deal officially comes into force.

Cashew exports to foreign markets enjoy positive short-term outlook

Cashew exports to foreign markets enjoy positive short-term outlook

VOV.VN - The export price of local cashew nuts is forecast to rise slightly in the short-term due to an increased demand for cashew from EU countries occurring alongside a growth in Chinese demand as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is gradually brought under control.

Pepper prices remain low despite undergoing slight increase

Pepper prices remain low despite undergoing slight increase

VOV.VN - Despite experiencing an upward trend in recent weeks, pepper prices in the Central Highlands and the southern region have remained low in comparison with previous years, according to the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Export momentum bounces back

Export momentum bounces back

VOV.VN - With Vietnam successfully bringing the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic under control, local firms have begun to receive new export orders whilst others have been striving to seize upon the fresh opportunities to recover, according to insiders.

Law makers poised to discuss ratification of two trade deals with EU

Law makers poised to discuss ratification of two trade deals with EU

VOV.VN -The National Assembly Standing Committee is to discuss opinions relating to the submission of both the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Vietnam-EU Investment Protection Agreement to the legislature to receive approval at the closing of the 44th session in Hanoi on April 28.

China remains largest consumer of Vietnamese farm produce

China remains largest consumer of Vietnamese farm produce

VOV.VN - The opening four months of the year saw China import US$2.8 billion worth of agro-forestry-aquatic products from Vietnam, accounting for the largest market share, followed by the United States and EU with US$2.78 billion and US$1.3 billion, respectively, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Businesses urged to register REX code to enjoy preferential EU tariffs

Businesses urged to register REX code to enjoy preferential EU tariffs

VOV.VN - The Import and Export Department has urged local enterprises to complete the registered exporter system (REX) code as soon as possible before the deadline in order to enjoy preferential tariffs in line with the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) of the European Union, Norway, and Switzerland.

EVFTA could signal difficulties for Vietnamese trade remedies

EVFTA could signal difficulties for Vietnamese trade remedies

VOV.VN - Future trade between Vietnam and the EU is anticipated to enjoy strong growth when the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is implemented due to the majority of import tariff lines set to be reduced to 0%, while import-export turnover is expected to enjoy a surge, therefore contributing to increasing the number of cases relating to trade remedies.

EVFTA to grow Vietnam’s fertilizer industry

EVFTA to grow Vietnam’s fertilizer industry

Free trade agreements (FTA), including the latest one signed between Vietnam and the EU, will benefit the domestic fertilizer sector, with more diverse import and export markets, experts said.

Five farm products enjoy impressive export growth in March

Five farm products enjoy impressive export growth in March

VOV.VN - The export turnover of fruit and vegetables, cashew nuts, rice, peppers, and cassava all recorded stellar double-digit growth during March in comparison to previous months, according to the statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.