Vietnam among top five global textile exporters

Vietnam among top five global textile exporters

Vietnam has made it onto the list of the world’s five biggest textile exporters and producers, with textile and garment export turnover hitting US$16 billion in the first half of 2018, up more than 14% year-on-year.

An Giang earns US$388.3 million from exports in H1

An Giang earns US$388.3 million from exports in H1

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang earned over US$388.3 million from its exports in the first half of this year, up 10.5% year on year, said Director of the municipal Department of Industry and Trade Vo Nguyen Nam.

Exports of key farm produce up 9.7% in H1

Exports of key farm produce up 9.7% in H1

Earnings from exports of key farm produce in the first half of 2018 totalled US$10.3 billion, up 9.7% year-on-year. Increases were seen in rice, fruits & vegetables and cashew nut.

Rice export upbeat in first half

Rice export upbeat in first half

Vietnam’s rice exports saw remarkable growth in the first six months of this year, with year-on-year increases of 24.6% in volume and 42.2% in value.

Value of pepper exports feeling the grind

Value of pepper exports feeling the grind

VOV.VN - The average price of exported pepper saw a sharp drop during the first half of this year and any rebound is forecast to be difficult to achieve in July and the later months of the year, according to the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority (AgroTrade) under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Tien Giang’s export turnover hits US$1.27 billion

Tien Giang’s export turnover hits US$1.27 billion

Export turnover of the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang reached US$1.27 billion in the first half of 2018, a rise of 6.8% year-on-year, said Director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade Ngo Van Tuan.