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Fetilizer imports on the rise

Fetilizer imports on the rise

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 2.01 million tons of fertilizers valuing at US$547 million in the first five months of this year, up 32% in volume and 24% in value against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

FDI drives imports of capital goods to record high levels

FDI drives imports of capital goods to record high levels

VOV.VN - The growth in imports of capital goods in the early months of 2017 has outpaced the figures for last year by as much as 40%, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vinamilk imports more than 2,000 cows from the US

Vinamilk imports more than 2,000 cows from the US

VOV.VN - The Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) has imported from the US a further 2,000 Holstein Friesian cows, which are known as the world's highest-production dairy animals.

Imports from China on the rise

Imports from China on the rise

VOV.VN - In the first quarter of this year, imports from China jumped by 18.9% to nearly US$12.7 billion against the same period last year, making up 27.3% of the country’s total imports, according to preliminary statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Domestic automakers brace for imports

Domestic automakers brace for imports

The domestic auto industry will need several supporting measures including technical barriers to “create differences” between locally-made and imported cars, officials and industry insiders agree.

Vietnam cotton industry grows on Chinese demand

Vietnam cotton industry grows on Chinese demand

VOV.VN - Despite concerns that the industry might continue to decline, cotton imports of Vietnam have increased in the first few months of 2016-17. It is estimated that imports will experience an increase of 18%.

Coal piles up as domestic firms prefer imports

Coal piles up as domestic firms prefer imports

According to statistics from the General Customs Department, by December 15 Vietnam had imported a total 13 million tonnes of coal worth US$860 million, more than four times the targeted 3 million tonnes.

Top four importers of Vietnam products

Top four importers of Vietnam products

VOV.VN - The US, China, Japan and the Republic of Korea were the four biggest importers of Vietnam products, each with a value of more than US$10 billion in 2016.

Vietnam-Russia trade on the rise

Vietnam-Russia trade on the rise

VOV.VN - Trade value between Vietnam and Russia reached US$532 million in October and November, up 33% against the same period last year, according to Vietnam Customs.

China dominates Vietnam wood chip trade

China dominates Vietnam wood chip trade

VOV.VN - Vietnamese companies ship an estimated four million tons of woodchips to China annually, according to statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Medicinal drug imports on the rise

Medicinal drug imports on the rise

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported US$207.4 million worth of pharmaceuticals in October, up 3.7% compared to September, according to preliminary statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Animal feed imports see slight decline

Animal feed imports see slight decline

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported nearly US$2.8 billion worth of animal feed and materials for the ten months leading up to November, down 1.13% against the same period last year, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Yellow dragon fruit much sought after

Yellow dragon fruit much sought after

VOV.VN - Malaysian yellow dragon fruit (pitaya) is much sought after by Vietnamese customers although it costs VND700,000 per kilo, which is 23 times more expensive than that of white or red dragon fruit.