More opportunities for textile exports to Australia
08:58 | 05/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - With a high demand for such commodities as textiles and garments, leather and footwear, phones and seafood, in recent years, Australia has become a potential partner of Vietnam with an increasing import value. The growth of exports to Australia is attributed to trade promotion activities carried out in cooperation with importers and retail associations in Australia that helped introduce Vietnamese goods to consumers. In the first 10 months of 2014, Vietnam exported goods worth US$3.4 billion to Australia, an increase of 17.8 percent over the same period of 2013.
Increasing seafood exports to Egypt
08:11 | 04/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Egypt is currently Vietnams second largest export market in Africa, and is a great potential market for Vietnamese seafood exports.
Tea exports expected to reach US$245 million
14:43 | 03/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnamese tea exports continued to fall over the first 10 months of this year both in terms of volume and revenue against a year ago. However, with efforts to boost trade promotion activities, reorganize production, diversify the product range, and improve the quality of tea, the Vietnam Tea Association (Vitas) expects to reach US$245 million in tea exports by the end of the year.
SATRA, a bridge for Vietnamese goods
15:48 | 02/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Saigon Trading Group (SATRA) has positively responded to the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign and has become an effective distribution channel in Vietnam, bringing Vietnamese goods to consumers through its network of supermarkets, shopping centers and 46 Satrafoods convenience stores.
Cement sector records positive growth
09:11 | 02/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Thanks to positive signs of recovery from the real estate market and construction market, cement consumption has recorded positive growth. Cement sectors production and business activities in the first 10 months of this year also increased compared to the same period last year.
Shrimp exports to achieve new record
14:15 | 01/12/2014 Trade
According to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP), Vietnam is a leading shrimp supplier to the Republic of Korea (RoK). If the global market remains stable, total export turnover of shrimp is expected to reach US$3.8 billion this year, an increase of 22 percent compared to 2013.
IBA willing to provide capital for Vietnamese businesses
09:03 | 01/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - In the framework of the Vietnam-Italy Business Forum in Ho Chi Minh City on November 26, a meeting was held gathering more than 100 Italian and Vietnamese businesses. Italian businesses highly appreciated the investment environment in Ho Chi Minh City and expressed their wish to boost cooperation with Vietnamese partners in fields such as industrial machinery, leather and footwear, fashion and financial assistance for businesses. They discussed investment cooperation opportunities with local authorities and businesses based in industrial and export-processing zones of Binh Duong, Dong Nai provinces and Ho Chi Minh City.