Many challenges await Vietnam’s shrimp export to US

Many challenges await Vietnam’s shrimp export to US

Various challenges face Vietnam’s shrimp exports to the US, as aside from high anti-dumping duties, Vietnamese businesses have to tackle harsh policies the US uses to protect domestic production.

Dong Nai: Export revenue surges 12.7%

Dong Nai: Export revenue surges 12.7%

The southern province of Dong Nai earned more than US$10.6 billion in export revenue in the first seven months of 2018, a year-on-year increase of 12.7%.

Aquatic product export expected to rise 13% in Q3

Aquatic product export expected to rise 13% in Q3

Export revenue of aquatic products is estimated to hit US$2.7 billion in the third quarter, a 13% rise year-on-year, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Plastic products exports up 20%

Plastic products exports up 20%

Exports of plastic products were worth US$1.43 billion in the first half of the year, a year-on-year increase of 20%, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam’s tea exports fall 6.9% in revenue

Vietnam’s tea exports fall 6.9% in revenue

Vietnam’s tea exports as of mid-July dropped 11% year on year in volume to 61,530 tonnes, and 6.9% in value to US$99.94 million, according to statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Wood exports hit nearly US$5 billion in 7 months

Wood exports hit nearly US$5 billion in 7 months

VOV.VN - Exports of wood and timber products are estimated at US$642 million in July, bringing the total export value for the first seven months of the year to US$4.8 billion, a year-on-year rise of 11.6%, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade).

Value and volume of rice exports on the rise

Value and volume of rice exports on the rise

VOV.VN - Vietnam shipped an estimated 382,000 tons of rice valued at US$195 million in July, bringing the total rice exports for the first 7 months of the year to 3.9 million tons worth nearly US$2 billion, up 12.2% in volume and 29.2% in value, according to the Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade).

Vietnam-Argentina business forum held in Hanoi

Vietnam-Argentina business forum held in Hanoi

A Vietnam-Argentina business forum took place in Hanoi on July 31 as one of the activities during the official visit to Vietnam by Argentine Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship Jorge Faurie.

Textile export earnings forecast to up US$1 bln against target

Textile export earnings forecast to up US$1 bln against target

Vietnam’s garment-textile export turnover is expected to hit US$18.5 billion in the second half of 2018, bringing the year’s export value to US$35 billion, US$1 billion higher than the target set for the year, heard a press conference in Hanoi on July 30.

Vietnam earns US$2.3 billion from fruit and vegetable exports

Vietnam earns US$2.3 billion from fruit and vegetable exports

Earnings from vegetable and fruit exports in the first seven months of the year are estimated at US$2.3 billion, a year-on-year surge of 12.6%, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade).

Moves to spur exports to US discussed at Hanoi seminar

Moves to spur exports to US discussed at Hanoi seminar

VOV.VN - The US has been one of Vietnam’s leading trade partners for more than ten years, said Le Hoang Tai, deputy head of the Trade Promotion Agency, while attending a seminar in Hanoi on July 27 to help Vietnamese businesses access the latest information, new policies and mechanisms and seek opportunities in the US.

Vietnamese exporters urged to be adaptive to US trade barriers

Vietnamese exporters urged to be adaptive to US trade barriers

Although the US is deemed a promising market for exporters, it also sets very strict import regulations. For this reason, Vietnamese enterprises are urged to improve their capacity and shake hands with others to develop supply chains to make inroads into this market.