(VOV) -Two-way trade volume between Vietnam and France in the first two months of 2014 rose slightly by 3.1% from a year earlier to nearly US$362 million, according to recently released official statistics.
(VOV) -Vietnamese exports to Indonesia in the first two months of 2014 reported 16% growth in sales volume compared to the same period last year to US$386.85 million according to official statistics.
(VOV) -Mobile handsets and spare parts raked in US$3.3 billion from exports in the past two months, representing a year-on-year rise of 22.9% and topping the list of processed industrial products.
The garment and textile industry in the first two months of this year gained a year-on-year increase of 30.1% in export value to reach US$3.2 billion.
(VOV) -Vietnam produced an export surplus of US$40 million in the first two weeks of this year, reported the General Department of Customs.
If the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement is realised soon, Vietnam’s textile-garment exports to the US could hit around US$10 billion this year, with the number set to double by 2020.
(VOV) -The Republic of Korea (RoK) became Vietnam’s largest trade partner in 2013 after two-way trade turnover climbed to US$27.3 billion, 29.5% higher than a year earlier.
(VOV) -Vietnam is one of the 70 countries represented at the 79th Green Week, kicked off in the German capital Berlin on January 17.
(VOV) -Vietnamese shrimp businesses enjoyed unprecedented success in 2013, with their export earnings reaching US$3 billion for the first time.
Vietnam's wood exports reached US$479 million in December last year, bringing the year's timber turnover to US$5.37 billion.
(VOV) -The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho is targeting a 2014 gross domestic product (GDP) of VND87.5 trillion, the equivalent of a 12.5% growth rate from 2013.
Vietnam’s rice exports next year will reach 6.5-7 million tonnes, equivalent to its export value in 2013 due to many difficulties in sales, forecasts the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).
(VOV) -Vietnam earned an export turnover of US$121 billion in the past 11 months, being closer to achieving its target for the whole year.
(VOV) - Vietnam attracted US$19.234 billion in foreign direct investment between January-October 2013, a year-on-year increase of 65%.
(VOV) -The agro-forestry and fishery sector earned US$2.39 billion from exports in October, raising its 10-month export earnings US$22.73 billion, a year-on-year increase of 0.2%.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s trade turnover was estimated at US$11.61 billion in the first half of October 2013, with its export revenue worth US$5.75 billion, the Vietnam Customs reported.
(VOV) -Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to fetch US$2.5 billion by the end of 2013, surpassing its set target of US$2.3 billion, said VASEP Secretary General Truong Dinh Hoe.
(VOV) - Vietnam is expected to achieve a GDP growth rate of 5.14% in the first nine months of 2013 thanks to steady economic recovery, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).
(VOV) -Vietnam’s export revenue from rubber has hit more than US$1.52 billion in the past eight months, representing a year-on-year decrease of 14.1%.
(VOV) - Vietnam Customs reports the national trade turnover over the first 15 days of August totalled US$11.4 billion, including US$456 million in import surplus.