Cashew nut exports up 17% in first half of 2018

Cashew nut exports up 17% in first half of 2018

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported around 33,000 tons of cashew nuts worth US$300 million in June, bringing the total volume of shipments during the first half of this year to 176,000 tons, valued at US$1.41 billion, up 17% in both volume and value, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

More than 186,000 tons of lychees consumed

More than 186,000 tons of lychees consumed

VOV.VN - Northern Bac Giang province had sold around 186,129 tons of lychees with an estimated revenue of more than VND5.285 trillion as of June 17, according to Tran Quang Tan, director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam imports more than 1,400 Thai cars in 1 week

Vietnam imports more than 1,400 Thai cars in 1 week

VOV.VN - In the week from June 15-21, 1,431 completely built-up (CBU) cars were imported into Vietnam with a total value of nearly US$30 million, 96% of them were from Thailand, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

US - largest importer of Vietnamese cashew nuts

US - largest importer of Vietnamese cashew nuts

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported 142,842 tons of cashew nuts valued at US$1.41 billion during the first five months of this year, up 22.1% in volume and 25.7% in value against the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Domestic retailers turn eyes on rural market

Domestic retailers turn eyes on rural market

Facing increasing competition from the arrival of many world leading retailers, domestic retailing companies are turning their eyes to the rural market to capitalise on the advantage of home ground.

Plenty of opportunities for fruit and veg to meet Japan’s needs

Plenty of opportunities for fruit and veg to meet Japan’s needs

VOV.VN -Exports of Vietnamese fruit and vegetables to Japan have grown strongly in recent times, especially when it comes to stone fruits. However, the market share in Japan’s total imports is still quite low when compared to the estimated potential for sales of Vietnamese fruit and vegetables on the market.

200 tons of lychees exported to Thailand

200 tons of lychees exported to Thailand

VOV.VN - Around 200 tons of Luc Ngan lychees will be transported to Thailand through air freight to be sold on Thai retail networks, tripling the volume exported to the market in 2017.

Strange fruits attract Vietnamese consumers

Strange fruits attract Vietnamese consumers

VOV.VN - Strange fruits being sold in Vietnam’s market such as snow white strawbery, finger lime, red delicious apple and many others are attracting domestic consumers.

Rise in rubber imports as value falls

Rise in rubber imports as value falls

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported 244,000 tons of rubber worth US$439.9 million during the first five months of this year, up 21.6% in volume but down 2% in value against the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Australia a land of opportunity for Vietnamese wood

Australia a land of opportunity for Vietnamese wood

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s wood enterprises have plenty of opportunity to bolster their exports to the Australian market due to its increasing import demands, favourable geographic position and preferences brought by free trade agreements (FTAs).

Vietnam’s aviation market heats up

Vietnam’s aviation market heats up

Sixty-three foreign airlines from 25 countries and territories will have 105 international air routes to Vietnam by October 2018, a sharp increase compared with 2016 when there were 78 air routes.

Luc Ngan Lychee Week gets underway in Hanoi

Luc Ngan Lychee Week gets underway in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The Luc Ngan Lychee Week is being held at BigC Thang Long in Hanoi from June 13-20, aiming to promote the special fruit of Luc Ngan district, Bac Giang province to Hanoians.