Ho Chi Minh City, New Zealand boost trade

Ho Chi Minh City, New Zealand boost trade

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan has expressed his wishes that New Zealand (NZ) makes it easier for Vietnamese goods, including those from Ho Chi Minh City, to access its market.

Vietnam-India trade sees strong growth in 7 months

Vietnam-India trade sees strong growth in 7 months

Bilateral trade between Vietnam and India experienced a significant yearly increase of 50% to US$6.36 billion over the past seven months of 2018, statistics from the General Department of Customs showed.

Vietnam actively delivers Trade Facilitation Agreement commitments

Vietnam actively delivers Trade Facilitation Agreement commitments

Vietnam has actively taken actions to realise the World Trade Organisation’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) since it took effect on February 22, 2017, said deputy head of the General Department of Customs’ International Cooperation Department Nguyen Thi Viet Nga.

Tra fish exports to US enjoys strong surge

Tra fish exports to US enjoys strong surge

Vietnam’s tra fish export turnover to the US surpassed that to China to hit US$58.5 million in July, making up 30% of the country’s total export value of tra fish.

Vietnam’s trade deficit with Thailand to balloon

Vietnam’s trade deficit with Thailand to balloon

Vietnam-Thailand trade is likely to hit US$20 billion in 2020, but the target to keep the trade value in balance may not be met with Vietnam currently running huge trade deficit with the neighbouring country.

Sharp rise in exports of industrial products to UK

Sharp rise in exports of industrial products to UK

VOV.VN - Exports of industrial products to the UK continued their strong upward trend over the first seven months of this year, with a more than four-fold increase in exports of electrical wires and cables compared to the same period last year.

Low-cost Thai, Indonesian autos flood into Vietnam

Low-cost Thai, Indonesian autos flood into Vietnam

Vietnam imported 1,287 automobiles of different kinds worth US$31.3 million from August 3-9, 81% of them were from Thailand and Indonesia, according to the General Department of Customs.

Tuna exports likely to hit US$500 million in 2018

Tuna exports likely to hit US$500 million in 2018

Vietnam’s tuna export revenue is likely to reach the target of US$500 million in 2018 as the figure already hit US$351 million in the first seven months of this year, while growth has been seen in the majority of markets.

Farm produce exports to China face higher quality standards

Farm produce exports to China face higher quality standards

Vietnam’s agricultural and aquatic exports to China are likely to face higher quality requirements and stronger competition from other ASEAN exporters although China’s demand for these goods is still on the rise, heard a meeting on August 18.

Top ten export products to July

Top ten export products to July

VOV.VN - Process manufacturing products played an important role in boosting the country’s exports over the first seven months of the year. Following are the top ten export products to July 2018.

Vietnam-Czech trade enjoys 14% growth in H1

Vietnam-Czech trade enjoys 14% growth in H1

Bilateral trade turnover between Vietnam and the Czech Republic in the first half of 2018 recorded an expansion of nearly 14% compared to the same period last year, marking a successively stable growth rate of over 10% per year since 2015.

VASEP: Tra fish export to EU tends to recover

VASEP: Tra fish export to EU tends to recover

Tra fish exports to the European Union (EU) have recovered following incorrect news published by overseas media, said General Secretary of the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP) Truong Dinh Hoe.

Cement exports record strong growth

Cement exports record strong growth

Cement exports in the first seven months of the year registered impressive growth, with 17.65 million tonnes sold for US$656.3 million, year-on-year increases of 63.2% in volume and 73.4% in value.