Pepper exports likely to reach US$1.3 billion
10:16 | 07/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - While many Vietnamese agricultural export items have faced difficulties in terms of market and price, pepper exports have showed rapid growth and have progressively affirmed its leading position in the global market. By the middle of September, Vietnamese pepper export earnings had exceeded US$1 billion and will likely reach US$1.3 billion by the end of the year.
VASEP prepares to sue DOC for anti-dumping duties on Vietnamese shrimp
09:29 | 06/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The US Department of Commerce (DOC) recently announced that Vietnamese shrimp companies will have to pay the highest tariffs ever for exporting shrimp to the US. Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Tien Dung spoke with Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) Deputy Chairman Nguyen Huu Dung about this issue.
08:07 | 06/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Five years after the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign was launched, Vietnamese goods accounted for more than 90 percent of all commodities in supermarkets and other shopping and distribution networks in Ninh Binh Province, and Vietnamese goods accounted for almost 100 percent of all food products sold through these supermarkets and shopping and other distribution systems.
Vietnamese goods conquer French market
09:37 | 04/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade cooperated with the Casino Group, a French leading retailer to organize the Vietnamese Goods Week in France on September 22-28. According to the Vietnam Trade Office in France, this event was seen as an effective form of marketing, contributing to promoting advertisement and propaganda on Vietnamese goods to local consumers.
Litchi to be exported to Australia
09:34 | 03/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Vietnamese Trade Office in Australia said that the Australian government is completing final procedures so Vietnamese litchi can be exported to Australia.
Building favorable approach to TPP negotiations
11:12 | 02/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh paid a working visit to the US from September 15-19. During the visit, Vietnam and the US pledged to maintain tight coordination in dealing with pending issues through flexible and specific actions to accelerate negotiations on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP).
Shrimp exports likely to exceed US$3.5 billion
08:02 | 02/10/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP), Vietnamese shrimp exports reached US$2.56 billion in the first eight months of this year, an increase of 48.3 percent from a year ago. Moreover, shrimp exports have equally increased in all major markets for Vietnam.
Germany, a gateway for Vietnamese exports to EU
09:57 | 30/09/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Germany has a strategic partnership with Vietnam and is a leading market in the European Union (EU). For this reason, it is considered to be a gateway for Vietnamese exports to the EU market.
Improving productivity and product quality: Vital solution for engineering sector
08:04 | 29/09/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade is developing a project aimed at improving the productivity and quality of industrial products, focusing on the engineering sector and support industries. Vietnam Economic News’ Bao Ngoc spoke with Vietnam Association of Mechanical Industry (VAMI) Vice President and Secretary General Dao Phan Long about this project.