During 60 years of development (1959 - 2019), Vietnam’s aquatic sector has reached outstanding achievements, making the country one of the world’s biggest aquatic exporters.
Vietnam will process more than 25 percent of its total coffee beans by 2020 to increase the value and build brands for Vietnamese coffee products, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade).
PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) set a target of reaching an output of more than 5.6 billion kWh in the last quarter of this year to fulfill its full year’s plan.
VOV.VN - May’s rubber exports are estimated to have reached 93,000 tons, worth US$133 million, a rise of 31.7% in volume and 33% in value compared to April, and up 54.4% in volume and 32.1% in value against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to 53.9 in May from 52.7 in April, with a record rise in new export orders, according to a report in the Nikkei Asian Review.
Vietnam exported 974,712 tonnes of coffee from January 1 to August 15 this year, a reduction of 16.4 percent from the same period last year, earning US$2.22 billion in value, up 7.9 percent, according to Vietnam’s Customs.
The total output of farmed and off-shore caught fish of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue reached 30,388 tonnes in the last seven months, showing a year-on-year increase of 18.72%.
The total output of aquaculture and fishing of the central province of Thua Thien-Hue reached 17,736 tonnes in the last five months, a year-on-year increase of 15.43 percent.
The Vietnamese gas industry aims to double its exploitation output to reach as much as 21 billion cubic metres by 2035, according to a master plan approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc early this week.
The Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap has produced 400,000 tonnes of tra fish a year, marking the highest output in the region.
The national power system is able to meet additional power demands this month, according to the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) Group.
Shrimp breeders as well as small and medium processors in Mekong Delta provinces will benefit from a European Union-funded project launched by Oxfarm Vietnam and the International Collaborating Centre for Aquaculture and Fisheries Sustainability in Can Tho city on May 25.
Thaco, which controls nearly 45% of Vietnam's auto market share, plans to spend VND30.11 trillion (US$1.33 billion) expanding its manufacturing and retail activities over the next three years, local media reported on April 23.
The national power system produced a total of 40.9 billion kWh in the first quarter, an increase of 14.25 percent against the same period last year, according to the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN).
VOV.VN - Beer production in Vietnam reached 3.4 billion liters last year, a 4.7% year on year increase, according to a report released by the Vietnam Beer Alcohol Beverage Association (VBA) earlier this month.
Competition is getting tougher for domestic brewers as foreign rivals are increasing their share of the country’s output.
The construction steel sector produced a record-high output of 618,000 tonnes in October, about a 30% year-on-year increase, the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) said.
Mekong Delta provinces are rich in orchards with many kinds of fruit for export, but a shortage of disease-free seedlings is threatening the industry.
Building steel output in July reached 613,000 tonnes, posting 51.5% increase over the same period last year and marking the record high in the past 10 years, said the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).