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Cashew nut factories halt operations due to lack of materials

Cashew nut factories halt operations due to lack of materials

Many cashew nut processing plants have halted operations due to a lack of materials, the Vietnam Cashew Nut Association (Vinacas) told a meeting in Ho Chi Minh City on June 15 to review the sector’s performance in the first half of 2018.

Vietnam targets US$200 bn garment, textile exports by 2035

Vietnam targets US$200 bn garment, textile exports by 2035

VOV.VN - With import tax cuts presented by free trade agreements (FTAs) to which, Vietnam is a member, increasing automation in production and quite favourable factors in the world market, the country’s garment and textile exports are forecast to hit US$200 billion by 2035.

Ministry makes efforts to reduce trade deficit

Ministry makes efforts to reduce trade deficit

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) plans to tighten control on goods whose imports are discouraged and facilitate local manufacturing to reduce the country’s trade deficit.

Wood exports inch up, but prospects cloudy

Wood exports inch up, but prospects cloudy

Vietnam estimated to gain US$7.3 billion from the export value of wood and wooden products this year, a slight increase of 1% year on year, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s General Department of Forestry.

Animal feed imports see slight decline

Animal feed imports see slight decline

VOV.VN - Vietnam imported nearly US$2.8 billion worth of animal feed and materials for the ten months leading up to November, down 1.13% against the same period last year, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Animal feed imports from China surge

Animal feed imports from China surge

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.

Cement exports on the rise

Cement exports on the rise

VOV.VN - Local and export sales of cement and clinker hit 38.77 million metric tons during the first half of this year, up 12.4% against last year’s same period, meeting 51.01% of this year’s plan, according to latest statistics from the Ministry of Construction.

IC industry begins to take shape in HCM City

IC industry begins to take shape in HCM City

VOV.VN - A deal between a Japanese and Vietnamese firm was unveiled in Ho Chi Minh City on January 19 that lays the groundwork for the development of an integrated circuitry (IC) industry in Vietnam.

Scientists seek to preserve Champa architecture

A wide range of ways to preserve Champa architecture were discussed at a conference on the application of advanced technologies in preserving Champa relics in Quang Nam province on June 29.

TPP creates obstacles for timber processing sector

TPP creates obstacles for timber processing sector

(VOV) -The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) may signal golden opportunities for exports in many of Vietnam’s sectors, but it is creating big challenges for the timber processing.

Fishery sector enjoys fruitful development

Fishery sector enjoys fruitful development

Vietnam’s total seafood output reached 5.3 million tonnes in 2011, representing a year-on-year increase of 4.4 percent, according to the Directorate of Fisheries.