Agricultural export surplus maintained
15:34 | 10/01/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The global economy’s long recession in recent years has seen consumer demand decline, leading to decreases in agricultural product prices, while trade protection trends have continued to grow and climate change continues to complicate cultivation - all these factors have had a direct impact on Vietnam’s agriculture. Despite these factors, the total export value of Vietnamese agricultural, forest and aquatic products in 2013 reached an estimated US$27.5 billion, a rise of 0.7 percent compared with 2012, with a trade surplus exceeding US$8.5 billion.
Annual export surplus reaches US$863 million
15:29 | 10/01/2014 Trade
(VEN) - With an export surplus of US$100 million in December, Vietnam recorded a trade surplus of US$863 million in 2013 accounting for 0.65 percent of all export revenues, making 2013 the second year Vietnam exported more than it imported.
Realizing opportunities from Asia-Pacific market
15:01 | 10/01/2014 Trade
(VEN) - The Asia-Pacific region has maintained its number-one place among Vietnam’s export markets, contributing more than 50 percent of all export revenues. It is expected to bring about high profits in 2014 when the economy recovers.
Vietnam-EU trade exceeds US$30 billion
11:01 | 10/01/2014 Trade
(VEN) - In 2013, although the EU economy was yet to recover, trade between Vietnam and the EU reached over US$30 billion. There are big opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to increase exports because the EU economy is regaining its growth after recession. Vietnam Economic News’ Lan Phuong spoke with Vu Ba Phu, Vietnamese Minister Counselor to Belgium and the EU, about the issue.
Catching opportunities from Japan
09:52 | 09/01/2014 Trade
Taking advantage of the tight and deep relationship it has with Japan, Vietnam has proposed measures to promote trade. Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan spoke with Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Doan Xuan Hung on the matter.
Deep integration, big opportunities
16:59 | 31/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam is quickly and deeply integrating into the regional and global economy providing many opportunities for Vietnamese businesses to boost exports.
Vietnam Medi-pharm Expo 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City
15:36 | 30/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - The 14th Vietnam International Hospital, Medical and Pharmaceutical Exhibition in Ho Chi Minh City will take place from August 21-23, 2014 at the Tan Binh Exhibition & Convention Center (TBECC), 446 Hoang Van Thu Street, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City. During the exhibition, there will be the following five concurrent events:
Eco-product International Fair - EPIF 2014
15:47 | 29/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) invites businesses to participate in the Eco-product International Fair - EPIF 2014 that will take place from March 13-16, 2014, at the Taipei World Trade Center Hall.
Lang Son becomes buoyant for import-export activities
09:27 | 29/12/2013 Trade
(VEN) - Imported goods gathered at the border gates in Lang Son have risen from 15-20 percent compared to the end of the previous month as import and export businesses are focusing on major package contracts to meet consumer demand in China and Vietnam for the upcoming Lunar New Year.