VOV.VN - Vietnam achieved a trade surplus of nearly US$4 billion in the first quarter despite the novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) taking its toll on the global economy, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s cashew industry has successfully maintained consistent levels of growth during 2019 with estimated export turnover reaching record level of US$3.6 billion as the figure is expected to enjoy an increase of 14 per cent during 2020, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas).
VOV.VN - It is predicted that export activities will not see any major fluctuations occurring during the remaining months of the year, due to the impact of the global economic slowdown, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s exports to Russia have skyrocketed during the first ten months of the year, with seafood and textile products proving to be particularly popular among Russian consumers, according statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - A seminar themed “The EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) and Digital Transformation – A new Chapter for Vietnam’s exports” was held in Hanoi on November 21.
Vietnamese food producers need to improve quality, adopt international standards and overcome trade barriers in other countries to boost exports, the Vietnam Food Forum heard in Ho Chi Minh City on November 13.
VOV.VN -Vietnam’s export of gems and precious metals reached US$320 million in September, bringing the total export value during the nine-month period to US$1.88 billion, representing an annual increase of 442.7 per cent.
VOV.VN - Trade turnover between Vietnam and Cambodia during the first eight months of the year grew by 15.1 per cent in comparison with the same period from last year to nearly US$3.549 billion, according to the Vietnam Trade Office in Cambodia.
VOV.VN- Vietnam's electric wire and cable exports brought in US$1.173 billion during the first eight months of the year, representing an annual increase of 5.8 per cent, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN -The total export value of forestry products enjoyed an annual increase of 18 per cent to US$7.08 billion during the first eight months of the year, accounting for 26.6 per cent of export proportions.
VOV.VN - Vietnam is the country the US had its sixth largest trade deficit with last year and this deficit continuing to test new highs could put Vietnam’s exports at risk of punitive tariffs from the US, said a research entity of Fitch Group.
The EU Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) has been compared to a highway which allows businesses to go faster and boost their exports.
The figures about imports/exports and investments in the first months of the year show that Vietnam did not receive big benefits from the trade war as estimated by some US agencies and media. In fact, the risks remain high.
The EU-Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) is expected to bring great opportunities for exporters of Vietnam and the Mekong Delta region in particular. However, insiders have advised Vietnamese firms to improve their products’ quality to overcome barriers in the choosy EU market.
Seafood shares advanced in the first half of the year as the freshly signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) have positive impacts on the business results of seafood exporters, according to insiders.
VOV.VN - The northwestern province of Son La plans to export 8,100 tons of longan during this year’s crop while looking to gain a large share in demanding overseas markets.
The forestry sector has been demanded to take measures to achieve the exports target of 11 billion USD for this year.
Vietnam’s businesses now have great opportunities to boost exports through official channels to China as the Chinese government is encouraging official imports, and the shipping fee is decreasing.
The World Trade Organisation (WTO) Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) will help micro, small- and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) further diversify exports and expand markets, as well as improve GDP growth in Vietnam, experts said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 13.
The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) is opening the door wide for Vietnamese tra fish, a major foreign currency earner, to enter the markets of 10 other members of the deal.