Exports of domestically owned business increase in first seven months
06:12 | 15/09/2020 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam exported goods worth almost US$145.8 billion in the first seven months of 2020, up 0.2 percent from the same period last year, including US$50.76 billion produced by the domestic economic sector, up 13.5 percent, and US$95.03 billion (including crude oil) by foreign invested enterprises, down 5.7 percent, according to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam (GSO).
Agro-forestry-fishery exports record trade surplus
06:00 | 10/09/2020 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) is reporting a surplus of US$6.2 billion in agro-forestry-fishery trade in the first eight months of 2020, 4.9 percent higher than the same period last year.
Vietnamese growers reap the fruit of their labors
06:05 | 28/08/2020 Trade
(VEN) - In the first half of 2020, while vegetable and fruit exports to China decreased sharply, those to other markets increased. Growers and traders are being advised to improve product processing and importers’ satisfaction in order to expand markets in the post-corona period.
Vinaseed's rice products conquer international markets
08:03 | 24/08/2020 Trade
(VEN) - By getting the official certification of food safety management systems (FSSC22000), rice products of Vinaseed - a member of The PAN Group have had a "golden card" to enter the European markets and integrate into the global supply chain. More importantly, they are Vinaseed own branded products, which have much higher value than normal rice exports.
Vietnam’s pork price paradox
06:00 | 22/08/2020 Trade
(VEN) - In a bid to bring down the high price of pork, an important staple in the Vietnamese diet and a persistent source of inflationary pressure, the government is allowing live pig imports from Thailand. However, for now, the meat imports have not made a dent in prices, which continue to register record highs.