Export turnover of the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang reached US$1.27 billion in the first half of 2018, a rise of 6.8% year-on-year, said Director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade Ngo Van Tuan.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will announce a list of prestigious exporters of 2017 on July 3.
Vietnam witnessed growth in textiles and garment exports to most of the major markets in the first five months of 2018, reported the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Earnings from agricultural product exports via Lao Cai International Border Gate in the northern province of Lao Cai since the beginning of 2018 exceeded US$250 million, up 40% year on year.
With 15.8 percent growth in the first five months of this year to 93.09 billion USD, achieving export growth target of more than 10 percent for the whole year is feasible.
Flower farmers in Da Lat City, located in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, are overcoming technical challenges to produce export-quality flowers.
VOV.VN - Fruit and vegetables are among the agricultural products seeing the highest export growth since the beginning of the year and they are catching interest from more choosy markets in the world.
Hanoi has set a target of 7.5%-8% in export growth in 2018 as compared to last year, which requires stronger efforts from both the industry-trade sector and businesses.
The Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP) has projected shrimp exports to continue gathering momentum this year, particularly in the EU and China.
The southern province of Dong Nai is forecast to enjoy a trade surplus of US$2 billion in 2017, according to Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Dinh Quoc Thai.
The US has been a leading importer of food and agricultural products from Vietnam and the export growth is forecast to reach 11% this year, heard a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on December 7.
VOV.VN - Vietnam currently ranks eighth among furniture producers in the world, accounting for 2% of global production, according to a survey conducted by Italian Centre for Industrial Studies (CSIL).
Thai exports in May 2017 expanded by 13.2% over the same period last year. The figure represents the highest recorded growth in 52 months.
VOV.VN - The global demand over the past seven years for the ever-popular kidney-shaped cashew nut has climbed to roughly 150% its value in 2010 and is now estimated at US$5.2 billion, industry data show.
Vietnam exported US$16.7 billion worth of goods in April, raising the total export turnover in four months to US$61.3 billion, a year-on-year increase of 15.4 percent, according to the General Statistics Office.
Vietnam’s exports in the first three months of the year went beyond expectations with total export value estimated at US$43.03 billion, up 12.8% from the same time last year.
Vietnam’s total export turnover has been growing at an annual rate of 12.8% but outbound shipments of agricultural products have faced numerous difficulties and their annual export growth was recorded at a mere 2.4% in the 2012-2016 period.
The export turnover of agriculture, forestry and aquaculture in January is estimated at US$2.54 billion, a year-on-year decrease of 1.4%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Products including telephones and spare parts, garment and textiles, electronics and computers are expected to bring highest export turnover to the country in 2017, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The capital city plans a 4%-5% export growth compared with last year.