10:02 | 23/02/2017 Trade
(VEN) - Brackish water shrimp has become Vietnam’s biggest seafood export, accounting for about 45 percent of the country’s annual seafood export revenue. Authorities and experts believe the potential to develop this product further is huge.
10:21 | 22/02/2017 Trade
Processed products from chicken breast raised in the southern province of Dong Nai will be exported to the Japanese market for the first time this July.
Brazil to import robusta coffee from Vietnam
10:29 | 21/02/2017 Trade
The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture’s manager in charge of coffee, Silvio Farnesi, has said that the government has approved the importation of robusta coffees for the first time in history, including those from Vietnam, in order to meet domestic demand for instant coffee production.
RoK strawberry imports face new rules
09:54 | 20/02/2017 Trade
Boxes of fresh strawberries exported from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to Vietnam must have “for Vietnam” written on them, according to new rules released on February 16 by Vietnam’s Plant Protection Department.
An Giang leads Southeast in buying Vietnamese goods
10:37 | 16/02/2017 Trade
(VEN) - Actively responding to the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign, the southwestern province of An Giang has successfully launched 12 Vietnamese goods points of sales in 2016 to become a notable pioneer in this field in the region. The points of sales have proven efficient with rapidly increasing revenues.
Missing links in Vietnam’s participation in global value chain
15:40 | 15/02/2017 Trade
(VEN) - Government efforts to improve the business and investment climate in Vietnam have provided Vietnamese firms with an array of favorable conditions to participate in the global value chain. However, experts say these enterprises need to be more active in taking advantage of these opportunities.
Trade ministry urges Australia to lift ban on shrimp imports
08:39 | 13/02/2017 Trade
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has just called on the Australian Government to soon lift its ban on prawn and uncooked shelled shrimp imports, saying that it poses negative impacts on Vietnam’s shrimp breeding and processing sector.
2017 Seafood exports expected to reach US$7.1 billion
12:16 | 12/02/2017 Trade
(VEN) - The fishery sector achieved satisfactory results in 2016 despite numerous difficulties due to unfavorable weather conditions. Fishing and aquaculture output increased, and exports reached a record high of US$7 billion, 6.5 percent higher than 2015. The sector is expected to grow further in 2017. Vietnam Economic News’ Thanh Ha spoke with Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Vu Van Tam.