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.
The export value of forestry products is projected to hit US$5.858 billion between January and August this year, increasing 13% on year and accounting for 23% of Vietnam’s total agro-forestry-fishery export.
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.
The first batch of Laba banana - a specialty of Vietnam’s Central Highland province of Lam Dong – has been exported to Japan.
VOV.VN - New measures are needed to respond to the challenges facing fruit and vegetable exports as a result of the antagonistic trade policies of the US and China.
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.
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 steel exports rose 40.4% year on year to 3.41 million tonnes in the first seven months of the year, raking in US$2.53 billion, up 56.3%.
A surge in exports pushed Vietnam’s trade surplus to US$2.85 billion in the first seven months of this year, reported the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Hoang Anh Gia Lai Agriculture Jsc is set to invest in another 5,000 hectares of land in Cambodia to grow bananas for export to China.
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.
The Vietnamese exporters are required to be perfect when it comes to export to the US, a demanding market with stringent requirements, according to industry insiders.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.