Wood-chip export: A strong catalyst to develop wood processing industry
09:30 | 17/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to Poyry, Finland’s leading forestry and engineering consulting company, Vietnam’s wood-chip export could provide a strong catalyst to develop the domestic wood processing industry. This is seen as an important factor for enterprises from both countries to boost cooperation in technology transfers in this area.
Q2 industrial production outlook
09:30 | 16/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Increased material imports, stabilized exports and effective policies to support growth are expected to boost industrial production in the second quarter of this year.
Vietnam, Customs Union accelerate FTA negotiations
14:38 | 15/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The fifth round of negotiations of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Vietnam and the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan took place from March 31 to April 5 in Kazakhstan’s Almaty City to complete negotiations on key technical issues of the agreement.
Garment and textile exports record impressive growth
09:47 | 15/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - A favorable forecast for the garment and textile industry has gradually become a reality. In the first three months of this year, the industry recorded impressive growths in terms of production and exports, contributing to creating good prospects for the next quarter.
FTAs raise hopes for increased exports to Europe
14:07 | 14/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s European Market Department Deputy Head Duong Hoang Minh said that exports to the European market would recover rapidly after three free trade agreements (FTAs) between Vietnam and Europe are concluded this year.
Vietnam, UAE to increase trade to US$5.5-6 billion by 2016
15:11 | 13/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) expected to increase bilateral trade to US$5.5-6 billion by 2016, according to the second meeting of the Vietnam-UAE Inter-governmental Committee which was held from April 6-8 in the UAE. Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang led the Vietnamese delegation to the meeting.
Ten items exceed US$1 billion in export revenue
11:13 | 13/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade said that most major export items contributed to export growth by the end of the first quarter of this year and that each of 10 items exceeded US$1 billion in export revenue including seafood; crude oil; wood and wood products; textiles and garments; leather and footwear; computers; electronic ware and accessories; telephones and accessories; machinery, equipment, tools and spare parts; and vehicles and spare parts.
Tea exports to achieve targets
08:48 | 12/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Tea exports in the first three months of this year showed signs of decline in volume and value compared to the same period in 2013. However, together with trade promotion activities, reorganizing production and improving product quality, the Vietnam Tea Association (VITAS) said that tea exports could achieve set targets.
METALEX Vietnam 2014 continues to support Vietnamese support industries
16:49 | 11/04/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Duangdej Yuaikwamdee, Deputy Managing Director of the Reed Tradex Company Limited, said, METALEX Vietnam 2014 and NEPCON Vietnam 2014 will return to support all production lines in Vietnam again, from October 9-11, 2014, at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC).