VOV.VN - The approval of Electronic Certificates of Origin (e-CO) is set to play an important role in meeting the trade target of US$15 billion set by both leaders of Vietnam and India, according to Vietnamese Ambassador to India Pham Sanh Chau at the “India - Vietnam Virtual Business Meet 2020" online seminar held on May 21.
VOV.VN - The year 2019 has seen bustling trade transactions between Vietnam and the US, making significant contributions to promoting bilateral ties.
Vietnam’s total import-export turnover has surpassed 400 billion USD, according to the General Department of Customs.
China’s yuan (renminbi) has remained above the sensitive level of seven to the US currency for the last three days, hinting that trade friction between the US and China is entering a dangerous phase. The escalating tension between the two world powers is predicted to have negative impacts on Vietnam’s trade in the short term.
Czech experts have shared their views that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will bring about great opportunities for Vietnam and the Czech Republic to expand their economic and trade ties.
The trade relations between Vietnam and Japan have been growing since the establishment of bilateral strategic partnership in 2009, then elevated to comprehensive strategic partnership in 2014.
Representatives from the Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam and South Africa’s Department of Trade and Industry met on June 25 to discuss ways to boost trade cooperation between the two countries.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s trade balance has been back on an upward path after recording a surplus worth US$70 million between January and mid-June.
Vietnam earned 1.21 billion USD from exporting an estimated 2.83 million tonnes of rice during January-May, declining 20.7 percent in value and 4 percent in volume as compared to the same time last year, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said.
Export turnover of fruits and vegetables has exceeded 1.6 billion USD since the beginning of 2019, a year-on-year rise of 8.9 percent.
Several leading Swedish businesses expressed their intention to expand investment in Vietnam, during a meeting with visiting Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc in Stockholm on May 27.
VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has stated that Vietnam and Russia need to further increase bilateral cooperation in traditional fields whilst enabling enterprises of the two countries to grasp business opportunities arising from the sectors that both sides have advantages in.
There remains much potential for expanding and diversifying trade between Vietnam and Brazil, and the countries’ governments should act to create conditions for that potential to be tapped into, said Brazilian Ambassador Fernando Apparicio da Silva.
Trade promotion activities will create more opportunities for Vietnamese products to penetrate South Africa – its largest trade partner in Africa, an official from the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.
Vietnam and China have seen positive developments in trade and economic relations over the past time.
Representatives of Vietnamese and Omani enterprises met in Hanoi on April 22 to discuss ways to further promote business and trade ties between the two countries.
A seminar was held in Hanoi on April 19 to review Vietnam’s macro-economic development in the first quarter and update macro-economic prospect for 2019.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s total trade turnover amounted to US$100 billion between January and March 19, according to Vietnam Customs.
Trade turnover between Vietnam and the Czech Republic reached 1.17 billion USD in 2018, according to the Czech Statistical Office.
The General Department of Vietnam Customs estimates the country’s trade surplus this year at US$7.21 billion, US$5.1 billion higher than the figure registered last year.