Corporate self-certification of origin for benefit
16:42 | 17/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The origin self-certification mechanism is very important for import and export enterprises, which will adjust the compliance of the provisions relating to certificates of origin, cut administrative procedures, save time and costs for enterprises and state management agencies.
Exports to Italy grow continuously
11:14 | 17/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, in the first 11 months of 2014, Vietnam exported to Italy US$2.5 billion worth of products, a rise of 18.2 percent compared with the same period last year. While exports to other EU markets faced numerous difficulties in the recent period, exports to Italy have grown on a stable basis.
Eleven - month trade surplus reaches US$2.06 billion
08:52 | 17/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to the General Statistics Office, Vietnam exported US$13.2 billion worth of products in November, and the total export value in the first 11 months reached about US$137 billion, a rise of 13.7 percent compared with the same period last year. Vietnam faced a trade deficit of US$300 million in November but recorded a trade surplus of US$2.06 billion in the first 11 months.
US$6.5 million for energy-saving businesses
10:57 | 16/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Danish Embassy in Vietnam will finance US$6.5 million as a guarantee for Vietnamese small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to obtain bank loans to promote cleaner production.
Industry & trade sector gets close to annual targets
08:45 | 16/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Industrial production and exports in the first 11 months of 2014 were higher compared with the same period last year, while sales increased and inventories continued decreasing. The industry and trade sector has significantly contributed to the implementation of Vietnam’s general growth targets for 2014.
Cotton inport from central, Western AFRICA, benefits for textile-garment makers
09:26 | 15/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to Vietnamese enterprises, cotton imported from Africa have a good quality and a lower price than product of the same kind from the US; of all cotton imports, 40 percent were imported from the US, 20 percent from India and 20 percent from Central and Western Africa; increasing cotton imports from Central and Western Africa will decrease the product cost and therefore improve competitiveness of Vietnamese textile and garment exports.
Better distribution channels needed
14:19 | 12/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Yen Bai Province Department of Trade and Industry has launched many sales trips to rural areas in response to the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign, bringing quality products to local people and creating links between producers and local businesses.
Prospects for IC industry in Vietnam
09:13 | 12/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade has submitted a package of investment mechanisms and incentives for the Saigon Industry Corporation’s integrated circuit (IC) factory project to Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung for approval.
Contracts signed for export of nearly seven million tonnes of rice
08:30 | 12/12/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Vietnam Food Association recently reported to the Ministry of Industry and Trade that in the first 11 months of 2014, its member businesses signed rice export contracts with total volume of nearly seven million tonnes, a rise of 1.54 percent compared with the same period last year.