Untying knots for steel industry
08:06 | 28/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - In 2014, steel businesses will concentrate on restructuring their products, making the most of advantages in terms of production and distribution, and diversifying sales channels. The entire steel sector still has to cope with difficulties due to decreases in the production output, sales and prices.
Improving product quality
08:05 | 27/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, one of the key tasks of the fifth Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign is to strengthen propaganda and help businesses improve product quality.
Opportunities for Vietnamese exports to Russia
08:07 | 26/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - A free trade agreement (FTA) between Vietnam and the Customs Union of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan is expected to be completed this year, creating many tariff advantages for exports.
Ca Mau records export surplus of US$155.5 million
15:00 | 25/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Ca Mau Province Department of Industry and Trade said that Ca Mau Province exported US$185.46 million and imported US$29.96 million worth of goods in the first two months of this year, thus recording an export surplus of US$155.5 million.
Hanoi prioritizes key industrial products
10:08 | 25/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - “Hanoi is one of two leading areas in the country in terms of stabilizing prices and taking Vietnamese goods to rural areas. However, Hanoi’s industrial production and exports are falling. For this reason, practical and specific solutions are necessary to boost growth in these areas,” Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Ho Thi Kim Thoa told a recent meeting with the Hanoi Department of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam-UEA trade to exceed US$4 billion
08:08 | 25/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam-UAE trade would exceed US$4 billion in the near future, United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to Vietnam Khalid Ibrahim Abdulaziz Shohail Al-Qahtani said that at the March 19 meeting with leaders of the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade in Hanoi.
Vietnam-EFTA FTA negotiations to be completed by the year’s end
14:04 | 24/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations between Vietnam and the EFTA including Switzerland, Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein are expected for completion by the end of this year, according to the meeting between Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang and his Norwegian counterpart Monica Mæland held on March 19 in Hanoi.
Possibilities to expand the African market
10:15 | 24/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) said that from March 24-28, 16 South African companies in the fields of agriculture, ostrich processing, mining, national defense, information technology and cosmetics will visit Vietnam to explore business opportunities and attend the South Africa-Vietnam trade and investment promotion workshop.
VIFA-EXPO 2014 offers opportunities for wood processing enterprises
15:07 | 22/03/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade, the Ho Chi Minh City Handicraft & Wood Industry Association (HAWA) and the HAWA Corporation successfully organized the Vietnam International Furniture and Home Accessories Fair (VIFA) 2014 on March 11-14 in Ho Chi Minh City.