VOV.VN - There are some great reasons for optimism regarding expanding fish and seafood exports to the Russian market, says the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (Vasep).
The government is set to increase State budget collections from the domestic sector to offset lower collections from imports and exports.
Vietnam spent US$32 billion on imports from China in the first eight months of the year, including products which are plentiful in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 350,000 tons of fertilizer valued at US$82.6 million in August, bringing the total fertilizer imports to 2.6 million tons worth US$736 million for eight months, the General Department of Vietnam Customs reports.
VOV.VN - In Vietnam, we have yet to come to terms with the reality that the future of many segments of our economy is becoming increasingly overly dependent on China, says the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Vietnam enjoyed a trade surplus of US$2.02 billion with the Group of Twenty (G20), accounting for 2.7% of total export revenue to these markets during the seven-moth period of this year, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnamese agricultural enterprises are losing opportunities to export food, facing big challenges in the domestic market because of imports.
Imports of fruits and vegetables reached US$420.74 million in the first eight months of this year, a year on year increase of 37%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
VOV.VN - Imports of animal feed and materials from China jumped 38.1% to US$1.95 billion for eight and a half months, according to the latest statistics from the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - The country’s exports in August are estimated at US$15.2 billion, up 2% against the previous month, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).
VOV.VN - Vietnam imports from Australia have risen sharply in recent times, particularly industrial raw materials, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Vietnam is one of world leading exporters of processed cashew nuts and cashew products, however, imports of raw materials from Ivory Coast and Cambodia have increased sharply in recent times, according to Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas).
VOV.VN - A seminar was held in Hanoi on August 18 gathering a large number of local businessmen and government officials to discuss ways to stimulate trade and investment with the Middle Eastern and African economies.
Even though Vietnam is an agricultural country with 80% of its population living in rural areas, the Southeast Asian country spends several billion dollars every year importing agricultural products.
VOV.VN - The US Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) on July 19 advised the US public by notice in the Federal Register they have prepared a pest risk analysis that has evaluated the risks associated with importation of fresh star apple fruit from Vietnam.
The country posted a trade surplus of nearly US$1.8 billion in the first seven months of this year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Agro-forestry-fishery shipments abroad brought home an estimated US$17.8 billion in the first seven months of the year, a year-on year surge of 5.1%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MoIT) is urging local footwear makers to further invest in support industries instead of depending excessively on imported raw materials and losing out on profits and competitiveness.
VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 129,471 head of cattle from Australia in the first half of this year, down 35% against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
VOV.VN - Australia has started a process of evaluating Vietnam dragon fruit for imports, thus opening wider doors for Vietnam dragon fruit to enter the highly lucrative market if the process is successful, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.