Trade with Japan Vietnamese enterprises enjoy double advantage
09:20 | 16/04/2018 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnamese businesses have not taken full advantage of the many benefits provided by trade agreements with Japan, especially in terms of tariff preferences, according to participants at a recent seminar in Ho Chi Minh City. The seminar, sponsored by the Ministry of Industry and Trade, focused on Japanese market information and related import regulations.
US antidumping duties on Vietnamese Tra fish exporters unprecedented
09:33 | 13/04/2018 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade has been working with relevant ministries, departments and associations to minimize the risks in the export of Tra fish due to high antidumping duties imposed by the US Department of Commerce on Vietnam’s frozen pangasius fillets. Le Trieu Dung, deputy director of the Trade Remedies Authority of Vietnam under the Ministry of Industry and Trade discussed the issue in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan and Dinh Dung.
Retail market challenges domestic businesses
08:34 | 11/04/2018 Trade
(VEN) - To boost Vietnam’s potential as a retail market for foreign investors, domestic retailers need to formulate appropriate investment strategies to enhance their competitiveness.
Hundreds of local, foreign firms taking part in Vietnam Expo
08:26 | 10/04/2018 Trade
(VEN) - Over 450 domestic and foreign businesses will take part in Vietnam Expo 2018 from April 11 to 14 at the International Exhibition Center (ICE) in Hanoi. Russia will be the guest of honor at the exhibition, themed “Vietnam Expo - Enhancing Regional and Global Economic Links”.
MoIT helps businesses handle trade defense measures
08:52 | 09/04/2018 Trade
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Trade Defense Department, some countries, such as the US, Australia and Indonesia, have increased the use of trade defense instruments to protect their manufacturers. In this context, Vietnamese trade offices abroad should provide domestic businesses with information about foreign markets and their trade defense measures so they can take the initiative in promoting production and exports.
Annual timber export target feasible, touch wood
08:24 | 06/04/2018 Trade
(VEN) - Wood exporters have attracted a large number of orders by taking the initiative in obtaining raw material for production, making their 2018 US$9-billion export target feasible, according to the Vietnam Timber and Forest Product Association (VIFORES).