About 70% of Japanese investors in Vietnam want to continue investing or expand their investments, meaning Vietnam is an important destination for them, according to a representative of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO).
“Good Goods Japan 2018”, a business networking event for Japanese high-quality household commodities and consumer goods, was held in Ho Chi Minh City on December 4, drawing the participation of nearly 50 Japanese firms who want to boost exports to Vietnam, and some 100 domestic businesses.
The central city of Da Nang always appreciates the contributions of Japanese enterprises to its socio-economic achievements in 30 years attracting foreign direct investment (FDI) into Vietnam.
The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will bring huge benefits for both Vietnam and Japan, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh has said.
Mekong Delta localities have called for investments from Japanese firms in 63 projects in various fields, including 12 in hi-tech agriculture during a Japan-Mekong Business Cooperation Forum in Can Tho city.
Leaders of the Me Kong Delta city of Can Tho November 3 held a meeting with representatives from a number of Japanese enterprises who came to the city to attend the 4th Vietnam-Japan culture and trade exchange.
The Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) has been working to increase the level of local content in the manufacturing sector in Vietnam.
VOV.VN - Japanese businesses have sought cooperation opportunities in Vietnam in recent times with the aim of using Vietnamese businesses to support them during the early part of the production supply chain.
VOV.VN - A chain of exhibitions on technology and manufacturing solutions including Metalex Vietnam 2018, Nepcon Vietnam 2018 and Supporting Industry Show opened at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC) in HCM City on October 11.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc is leading a high-level delegation of Vietnam to attend the 10th Mekong-Japan Summit in Tokyo and visit Japan from October 8-10. The trip is hoped to help lift bilateral trade to US$60 billion in 2020.
Reed Tradex, the organiser of METALEX Vietnam, has announced a new alliance aimed at driving the development of the Vietnamese supporting industries.
The Supporting Industry Show 2018 will be held on October 11-13 in the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City, introducing more than 500 brand names with the latest metal processing technologies from 25 countries.
The 11th Dialogue between the Federation of Japanese Chambers of Commerce and Industry in ASEAN (FJCCIA) and the Secretary General of ASEAN Dato Lim Jock Hoi was held in HCM City in cooperation with Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) on July 23.
VOV.VN - Japan considers Vietnam a potential food export market, according to the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc spoke of his appreciation for the Vietnam visit by Chairman and CEO of the Japan External Trade Organisation (JETRO) Hiroyuki Ishige with the aim of promoting Japanese businesses’ investment in the Southeast Asian nation.
Japanese businesses have been working with Vietnamese partners in technology transfer and equipment manufacturing, as well as increasing investments in precision mechanics.
As of June 2018, Japanese businesses invested in nearly 240 projects with total registered capital of over US$4.2 billion in Dong Nai, ranking third among more than 40 countries and territories pouring investment in the southern locality.
Vietnam appreciates the discipline, sense of responsibility, modern technology, advanced administration, and business culture of Japanese enterprises and entrepreneurs while doing business and investment in Vietnam, said President Tran Dai Quang.
President Tran Dai Quang’s State visit to Japan from May 29 – June 2 is expected to breath new life into bilateral trade in the near future.
Vietnamese products, which have been struggling to compete with Chinese, Thai and Korean goods, now have to compete with Japanese goods as well.