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Vietnam's forestry, wood exports to top US$9 billion

Vietnam's forestry, wood exports to top US$9 billion

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).

Wood exports set US$8 bil export turnover target

Wood exports set US$8 bil export turnover target

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).

Wood exports surge 17.1% in Q1

Wood exports surge 17.1% in Q1

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.

Wood exports inch up, but prospects cloudy

Wood exports inch up, but prospects cloudy

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.

Wood pellets move toward more sustainable future

Wood pellets move toward more sustainable future

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.

How will Brexit affect farming in Vietnam?

How will Brexit affect farming in Vietnam?

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.

Vietnam struggles to re-brand its furniture industry

Vietnam struggles to re-brand its furniture industry

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).

Wood exports set to climb this year

Wood exports set to climb this year

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.

Conference calls on partners to support forestry industry

Conference calls on partners to support forestry industry

(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.

Wood exports off to a slow start for 2015

Wood exports off to a slow start for 2015

(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.

Wood exports to Middle East surge

Wood exports to Middle East surge

(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).

Wood and timber exports nudge up in February

Wood and timber exports nudge up in February

(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).

Wood exports top US$5.3bln in 2013

Wood exports top US$5.3bln in 2013

Vietnam's wood exports reached US$479 million in December last year, bringing the year's timber turnover to US$5.37 billion.