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.
China's sudden application of the new C/O (certificate of origin) form E has left lots of goods imported from China stuck at northern Lang Son province's border gates since August 20, according to the Lang Son Customs Department.
Vietnam spent almost 11.4 billion USD to import materials for garment and textile production in the first half of the year, up 5.6 percent from the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS).
VOV.VN - Vietnam spent more than US$1.43 billion on importing fruit and vegetables during the first 10 months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 13.1%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - India, China and the Republic of Korea (RoK) were the three export markets of Vietnam posting the highest export growth of more than 20% during the first nine months of this year, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s exports of processed fruit and vegetables ballooned by 79.5% during the first half of this year, according to the International Trade Centre (ITC).
A surge in exports pushed Vietnam’s trade surplus to US$2.85 billion in the first seven months of this year, reported the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Imports of animal feed and raw materials for animal feed production hit US$232 million in July, down 37.58% compared to the previous month but up 7.11% against the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnam enjoyed a trade surplus of US$3.03 billion with Hong Kong (China) in the first half of 2018, a year-on-year increase of 14.6%, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Ho Chi Minh City’s 2018 spending on Chinese imports has exceeded US$8.1 billion to date, an increase of more than US$2.4 billion from the same period last year.
VOV.VN - Despite a slight decrease in the imports of seafood in June, the value of seafood imports jumped 32.5% to US$860.67 million during the first half of this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
A visiting delegation of 30 executives from Indian leather companies have met with their Vietnamese counterparts in HCM City.
VOV.VN - There was an increase in imports of most products from Japan during the first five months of this year, with coal skyrocketing to US$3.24 million, 134 times higher than its previous level.
The number of cars imported last month marked a 45.6% increase over May this year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Although exports of cassava and cassava products saw strong growth over the first five months of this year, exports to China dropped 25.4% to just 1.1 million tons, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Despite being a major seafood producer, Vietnam has bought in many kinds of seafood from foreign markets to process for export and domestic consumption in recent years.
VOV.VN - Vietnam purchased 477 tons of pork worth US$797,250 from foreign markets in April, down 44.8% in volume and 46.2% in value compared to March, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Imports of materials for garment and footwear industries from Canada saw a tremendous growth of 179.8% to US$11.8 million in the first four months of this year, according to the statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnamese exporters have been warned that it will be more difficult to export products to the US as the US administration has increased local production protection and tightened control over imports.
Vietnam imported around US$451 million worth of fruit and vegetable in the first four months of this year, with US$107 million spent in April alone.