09:30 | 22/01/2018 Trade
(VEN) - The Vietnamese leather and footwear industry grew 10 percent from 2016-2017, creating good impetus for further growth in 2018, which would coincide with opportunities from the enforcement of free trade agreements (FTAs). Businesses in the sector are also trying to expand capacity and make the most of new opportunities.
12:24 | 21/01/2018 Trade
As many as 59 domestic and 38 foreign businesses are set to participate in the 9th international trade fair for shipbuilding, marine technology, and transportation (Vietship 2018) slated for January 24-26 at the Hanoi National Convention Center.
Buy Vietnamese campaign boosts brands
11:09 | 20/01/2018 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade reported that the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign has yielded positive results over the past eight years, contributing to improving the quality and position of Vietnamese goods.
Vietnam hails top foreign trade results
10:22 | 18/01/2018 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan talked with Tran Thanh Hai, Deputy Director of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Foreign Trade Agency, about import, export results achieved in 2017.
Thai fruits, vegetables to flood Vietnamese market
08:32 | 14/01/2018 Trade
The volume of fruits and vegetables imported from Thailand is expected to surge this year as import tariffs imposed on these products are reduced to zero percent, heating up pressure on their Vietnamese peers.
Vietnam to sell 900,000 tonnes of alumina to UAE
10:18 | 12/01/2018 Trade
The Vietnam National Coal and Mineral Industries Corporation (Vinacomin) recently signed a contract to supply alumina to Emirates Global Aluminum (EGA) from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for three years from 2018-2020.
Vietnam steel export up last year
10:21 | 11/01/2018 Trade
Vietnam has transformed from a steel-importing country to a producing nation, with the export of 300,000 tonnes of steel billets last year.