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Vietnam to increase steel imports

Vietnam to increase steel imports

The Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) said Vietnam is likely to increase steel imports, especially at the year’s end when the construction demand surges.

Auto imports from India surge

Auto imports from India surge

The import of completely built-up (CBU) autos from India in May jumped more than 20 times from February to over 3,500 units with an average price of only VND112 million (US$4,870).

Exports to the US inch up 17% to US$41.5 billion

Exports to the US inch up 17% to US$41.5 billion

VOV.VN - Vietnam-US trade relations have enjoyed strong growth in recent years and hit US$41.5 billion last year, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Ho Chi Minh City’s branch.

Vietnam tops ASEAN goods exporters to Canada

Vietnam tops ASEAN goods exporters to Canada

VOV.VN - Vietnam is taking the lead among ASEAN goods exporters to Canada as bilateral trade between the two countries surged 11.8% to US$928.97 million in the first quarter of the year, according to Statistics Canada.

Hanoi exports plunge in April

Hanoi exports plunge in April

VOV.VN - Hanoi’s exports are estimated at US$852 million in April, down 1% against the previous month and 4% over the same period last year, according to Hanoi’s Statistics Office.

WTO: Vietnam records impressive export-import growth

WTO: Vietnam records impressive export-import growth

Vietnam is the only country to achieve an impressive export-import growth in 2015 among the 30 leading export-import economies of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), according to the report “World Trade 2016 and Prospects 2016” announced by WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo.

Exports jump in first quarter, imports slide

Exports jump in first quarter, imports slide

VOV.VN - Total commercial trade for the first three months of 2016 registered US$75.0 billion, according to the most recent figures from the General Statistics Office (GSO) of Vietnam.

Domestic steel makers fall on hard times

Domestic steel makers fall on hard times

The application of trade protection measures has become an urgent necessity to safeguard Vietnam’s juvenile steel production industry from cheap imports from China.

Steel imports hit US$9 billion

Steel imports hit US$9 billion

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s steel imports rose 27.24% to US$9 billion last year, while exports dipped 14% to US$2.46, pushing the import surplus to US$6.54 billion, the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) has officially announced.

Steel imports hit US$7.3 billion

Steel imports hit US$7.3 billion

(VOV) - Vietnam imported more than 1.25 million tons of steel last December, bringing the total imports volume in 2015 to more than 15 million tons which was valued at US$7.3 billion, according to latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Imports threaten local output

Imports threaten local output

Joining free trade agreements should have boosted Vietnam's exports but the anticipated inflow of imports is posing a challenge to local production, urging the use of trade defence instruments.

Door to Japan opens wider for Vietnamese goods after TPP

Door to Japan opens wider for Vietnamese goods after TPP

With Vietnam already enjoying a trade surplus with Japan, the elimination of tariffs after the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade accord takes effect will only open the door wider, a Vietnamese envoy in Tokyo has said.