The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has applied anti-dumping measures on some products with biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film originating from China, Thailand and Malaysia.
VOV.VN - Several major newspapers in Germany and Austria have recently ran articles detailing the Vietnamese National Assembly (NA)’s move to adopt the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) during its ongoing ninth session of the 14th legislature.
Japan's Nintendo will shift some of the production of its popular Switch gaming consoles to Vietnam from China.
An import surge of cheaper Chinese toys courtesy of the U.S.-China trade war is making life difficult for Vietnamese producers.
VOV.VN - With the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to be officially signed on June 30, a wealth of opportunities are expected to open up for agricultural and seafood products, with shrimp exports to the European market in particular poised to receive a boost, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Tariffs on Chinese goods exported to the US have accelerated manufacturing activity moving from North to Southeast Asia, and Vietnam is best positioned to benefit from this trend, according to Viet Dragon Securities Company (VDSC).
The elimination of many tariff lines for goods under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) has helped Vietnam’s exports to Japan increase sharply in the first quarter of 2019, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has decided to maintain safeguard measures for steel billets and steel bars imported from a number of countries and territories including China, the US, Canada, Germany, France, Japan and the Republic of Korea.
Vietnamese footwear exporters seem to be benefiting from the ongoing trade war between the US and China.
Analysts have advised wooden furniture manufacturers to focus on developing certified woodwork with clear origin and to diversify import sources.
The trade dispute between the US and China, two of Vietnam’s top trading partners, could leave both positive and negative impacts on the country, as well as other Southeast Asian nations, business insiders and experts forewarned.
VOV.VN - A debate has raged for several decades about the real benefit of free trade agreements and whether they create prosperity for Vietnam, said experts from the Ministry of Industry and Trade at a forum late last month in Hanoi.
With growing innovation in the sector, experts and investors note that wind power projects in Vietnam will be feasible with an 8-9 US cent per kWh feed-in-tariff.
The State Bank of Vietnam’s anti-dollarisation efforts have managed to keep the dong-dollar exchange rate fairly steady for a long time, thus helping stabilise the monetary market.
VOV.VN -Exports to Vietnam from the Republic of Korea (ROK) have increased by 13.0% since the Vietnam-Korea FTA came into force in December 2015, according to official statistics.
European enterprises are expected to intensify their agri-food presence in Vietnam thanks to slashed tariffs for EU-sourced agri-food items under the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement.
In fact, a lot more. Over the past decade shipments to Vietnam have quadrupled, with machinery and equipment topping the list.
Bilateral trade and investment from the US into Vietnam are expected not to see drastic changes under US President Donald Trump.
VOV.VN - Vietnam Ambassador Truong Manh Son sat down on February 7 with many of the top business leaders in the Czech Republic to discuss ways of opening new opportunities for commercial trade.
The US magazine Forbes said Vietnam can meet its target of 6.7% GDP growth in 2017 thanks to five engines, including its resources and trade agreements with other nations.