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Exports of gems, precious metals enjoy surge in first half

Exports of gems, precious metals enjoy surge in first half

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s exports of gems and precious metals during the first half of this year increased by 58.1% to US$909.21 million in comparison with the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Wood exports witness rebound over seven months

Wood exports witness rebound over seven months

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s timber and wood exports during the seven months of the year enjoyed a surge of 6.2% to US$6.09 billion against the same period last year, according to figures released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

ASEAN market expansion represents a positive step

ASEAN market expansion represents a positive step

VOV.VN - With Vietnam seeing total import-export turnover with ASEAN in 2019 reach US$57.3 billion, representing a year- on- year rise of 1.1%, the group has developed into the country’s fourth largest export region, only behind the United States, the EU, and China.

Tra fish exports enjoy robust growth to UK, Singapore

Tra fish exports enjoy robust growth to UK, Singapore

VOV.VN - Despite Vietnam’s Tra fish (pangasius) exports to major export markets suffering negative growth, there has been strong signs of growth to both the UK and Singaporean markets in the first half of the year, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

First half of year hit by plunging rubber exports

First half of year hit by plunging rubber exports

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported 456,000 tonnes of rubber during the first half of the year worth a total of US$606 million, down 25.7% in volume and 27.9% in value compared to the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Seminar seeks to boost agro-forestry-aquatic exports

Seminar seeks to boost agro-forestry-aquatic exports

VOV.VN - Businesses must improve product quality, develop their branding, and intensify the origin traceability of goods to boost the export of agro-forestry-aquatic products, delegates said at a seminar held in Ho Chi Minh City on June 26.

Cashew exports make US$1.24 billion over five-month period

Cashew exports make US$1.24 billion over five-month period

VOV.VN - Vietnam exported a haul of 184,000 tonnes of cashew nuts with a value of US$1.24 billion during the opening five months of the year, representing a year-on-year increase of 17.8% in volume and 2.2% rise in value, according to the Import and Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Large corporations play crucial role in local startup survival

Large corporations play crucial role in local startup survival

VOV.VN - A number of major corporations have exerted a significant impact on domestic startups as they get to enjoy a number of benefits when investing in new firms, said Tran Xuan Dich, deputy head of the Market and Business Development Department under the Ministry of Science and Technology.

Import turnover climbs to over US$78 billion during four-month period

Import turnover climbs to over US$78 billion during four-month period

VOV.VN - The opening four months of the year have seen the nation’s total import turnover rise to over US$78 billion, a drop of 0.3%, with China maintaining its place as the country’s largest import market, according to figures released by the General Department of Customs.

US transfers six patrol boats to Vietnam coast guard

US transfers six patrol boats to Vietnam coast guard

VOV.VN - The US Embassy in Vietnam has handed over six 45-foot Metal Shark patrol boats to the Vietnam Coast Guard (VCG) Region 3 in the central province of Khanh Hoa, marking another important step in the continued security cooperation between the US and Vietnam.

Garment sector eyes US$34b exports

Garment sector eyes US$34b exports

Vietnam’s textile and garment industry targets a year-on-year increase of 10% in export value, to US$34 billion, in 2018.

VN firms seek markets for tra fish

VN firms seek markets for tra fish

Many Vietnamese exporters are seeking new markets for tra fish as they face high tariffs in the United States, long one of the biggest consumers of Vietnamese tra fish.

TPP continues to be discussed in Japan in September

TPP continues to be discussed in Japan in September

Chief negotiators from the 11 remaining member countries of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal agreed to reconvene in late September in Japan, after three days of talks ended in Sydney on August 30.

Generating momentum for Vietnam-US relations

Generating momentum for Vietnam-US relations

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has arrived in Hanoi, successfully concluding his official visit to the United States at the invitation of President Donald Trump.