Vietnamese PM allows resumption of rice export
06:15 | 12/04/2020 Trade
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has agreed to a proposal from the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) to resume the export of rice in April but noted that food security must be guaranteed.
Vietnam strives to avoid EU ‘red card’ over illegal fishing
07:15 | 03/04/2020 Trade
(VEN) - An upcoming European Union inspection of illegal fishing by Vietnamese vessels could result in a “red card” with adverse effects on the country’s seafood exports. A delegation of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (DG-Mare) is scheduled to visit Vietnam from May 25 to June 5, 2020 to inspect implementation of the EC recommendations on illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing.
Potential grows for vegetable and fruit exports to the US
18:43 | 02/04/2020 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam has so far exported six fresh fruit types to the US - mango, lychee, longan, rambutan, star apple and dragon fruit, and it continues negotiations on exporting other vegetables and fruits to this potentially lucrative market.
Vietnam works to avoid trade imbalance
10:28 | 02/04/2020 Trade
(VEN) - The Coronavirus disease (Covid-19) has affected exports, requiring the Ministry of Industry and Trade in coordination with other ministries, departments and associations to seek solutions by diversifying export markets and promoting official exports.