The country’s exports of forestry products are expected to top US$9 billion this year, with wood and wooden products accounting for US$8.5-US$8.7 billion, according to the Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of HCM City (Hawa).
It is estimated that Vietnam’s wood exports will reach US$7.6 billion by the end of 2017, surpassing the yearly target of US$7.5 billion set by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s wood exports may fetch between US$7.8-US$8 billion this year, far exceeding the set target of US$7.3 -US$7.5 billion, according to the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association (Vifores).
The export turnover of Vietnamese wood and wooden products is estimated at US$6.15 billion since the beginning of this year, up 10.1% year on year.
The export of wood and wood products is forecast to bring home US$7.5 billion in 2017 and keep increasing in the following years, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Vietnam’s exports of wood and wooden products in the first quarter of this year hit US$1.78 billion, a year-on-year increase of 17.1%, the General Department of Vietnam Customs reported.
Vietnam estimated to gain US$7.3 billion from the export value of wood and wooden products this year, a slight increase of 1% year on year, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s General Department of Forestry.
VOV.VN - Exports of wood pellets and chips from Vietnam used for fuel have seen dramatic growth over the past 15 years skyrocketing from 400,000 metric tons in 2001 to more than 1.2 million metric tons in 2015.
VOV.VN - The EU has been an important consumption market for Vietnam agribusiness for decades and Brexit is leaving farmers deeply conflicted on what the ultimate outcome on their livelihoods would be.
VOV.VN - The household furniture industry needs to undergo significant changes in the way manufacturers market their brands if they are to survive the onslaught of foreign competition, says the Vietnam Wood and Forestry Products Association (Viforest).
Vietnam's wood industry is expected to gain a total export value of wood and wooden products of US$7.7 billion for this year, higher than US$7.1 billion in 2015.
Vietnam gained growth in the export value of wood in the first five months of this year, raising expectations of reaching the yearly export value target in this field.
(VOV) - This year, the forestry industry will accelerate renovation of the forest management system particularly that of specialized and preventive forests, stop forest exploitation and combine forest protection and development with improvement of living conditions of planters and poverty reduction for people of ethnic minority groups.
(VOV) -Vietnam wood and wooden product exports fell unexpectedly by 8.2% on-year toUS$494 million despite the forecast for 2015 to be a record setting year for the sector.
(VOV) - The country’s wood exports to Middle Eastern markets increased threefold during the five years from 2009-2013, with the total turnover for 2013 hitting a record US$54.6 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
(VOV) -As many as 200 domestic and foreign scientists and forest rangers attended a conference themed "Sustaining the Future of Acacia Plantation Forestry" in Hue City on March 18.
(VOV) - Wood and timber product exports rose 8.4% to US$796 million in the first two months of the year, reports the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Vietnam's wood exports reached US$479 million in December last year, bringing the year's timber turnover to US$5.37 billion.
(VOV) - Vietnam has become the largest wood exporter in Southeast Asia, earning US$4 billion over the past ten months of 2012.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Furniture & Home Furnishing Fair 2012 (VIFA HOME 2012) opened in HCM City on November 8.