Vietnam’s logistics service industry is preparing infrastructure and techniques to grasp opportunities from the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to attract foreign investors with a wave of factories.
The trade boom that is expected to be a direct result of the soon active free trade agreements is going to drive the transformation of Vietnam’s logistics industry.
The southern province of Dong Nai last year scrapped the licences it had issued for 531 proposed foreign projects due to slow progress.
In 2019, although the logistics industry has faced many challenges due to the impact of the world economic downturn, ITL has steadily overcome headwinds and become one of the 10 most reputable companies in the transportation and logistics industry of 2019.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade will send a delegation to Egypt to study investment in logistics and promote trade in the second biggest economy in Africa from December 1-6.
A Singaporean consultancy says it’s better to upgrade the Da Nang port than build a new one, but other experts disagree.
VOV.VN - A total of 12 prizes for the first international logistics photo contest held in the nation have been unveiled, including one first-place prize, two second-place prizes, two third-place prizes, and seven consolation prizes.
Opportunities to develop logistics services in the northern port city of Hai Phong were discussed at a workshop held in the city on October 25.
Developing Ho Chi Minh City into a supplier of high-quality human and technological resources for the logistics industry was the subject of a recent conference held in the city by the HCM City Department of Industry and Trade in coordination with the Vietnam Logistics Research and Development Institute.
Ho Chi Minh City is making efforts to improve its logistic services to create a driving force for its economy as well as that of the southern key economic region.
Technological solutions are transforming every aspect of Vietnamese industry, including logistics.
Japan's Sumitomo has invested $37 million in a major port operator to take advantage of Vietnam’s growing logistics demand.
VOV.VN - Some 200 businesses along with government officials from Vietnam and China attended a seminar aimed to seek ways of bolstering bilateral cooperation in economy, trade, agriculture, and logistics, which took place in the Chinese province of Sichuan on June 13.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired a conference on the development of the southern key economic zone on May 6 in Bien Hoa city, the southern province of Dong Nai.
The current logistics labour force needs to adapt to fast-changing automation and ecommerce requirements, experts said at a dialogue organised by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and Australia Aid on April 26 in Ho Chi Minh City.
VOV.VN - Logistics Vietnam (VLA), in collaboration with Vietnam E-commerce Association (VECOM), will co-host the first ever Vietnam International Port Infrastructure and Logistics Exhibition & Conference 2019 (VIPILEC 2019) slated for June 12-14 in HCM City.
The Mekong Delta is a large agricultural exporter as well as goods and machinery importer, but logistics in the region has been insufficient to promote agricultural production and exports.
Vietnam ranked above Thailand to join the top 10 markets in Transport Intelligence’s 2019 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, which evaluates the overall competitiveness of 50 emerging markets based on logistics strength.
The first month of 2019 saw a 7% fall in the number of newly-established enterprises to 10,079 firms, but pledged capital surged strongly, according to a report from the Business Registration Management Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
A workshop was held in Hanoi on December 20 to help the Ministry of Industry and Trade implement an action plan to increase the competitiveness of logistics services in Vietnam through 2025, as well as to attract investment to build logistics centres so as to boost the sale of Vietnamese goods in the European and American regions.