Coffee exports soar in first two months
14:21 | 06/03/2017 Trade
It is estimated that Vietnam shipped 273,000 tonnes of coffee abroad for US$616 million in the first two months of 2017, down 7.3% in quantity but up 22.3% in value compared to the same period last year.
Vietnamese efforts in Japan bear fruit
12:25 | 05/03/2017 Trade
(VEN) - After years of efforts and negotiations, Vietnam was recently licensed to export to Japan three kinds of fruit: mango, banana, and dragon fruit. The opening of this discerning and strict market to Vietnamese fruit is expected to provide opportunities in other markets worldwide.
Exports expected to reach US$1.6 billion
10:09 | 03/03/2017 Trade
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, pepper exports are expected to yield US$1.6 billion in 2017, 13 percent higher than in 2016. Although pepper production in a number of localities decreased in January due to pests and drought, it remains a major export in 2017.
Turkey urged to ease trade defence against Vietnamese goods
17:03 | 02/03/2017 Trade
At a consultation session on the free trade agreement with Turkey from February 20-25, 2017, the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) asked the Turkish side to consider and recognise Vietnam’s market economy and minimise the application of trade defence measures against Vietnamese goods.
Japan-Vietnam trade exhibition opens in Hue
08:41 | 01/03/2017 Trade
An exhibition entitled “Trade Relation between Japan and Vietnam in History” kicked off at the Hue Royal Antiquities Museum in the central province of Thua Thien - Hue on February 27.
Quang Ninh: Cross-border trade flourishes
08:27 | 28/02/2017 Trade
Import-export turnover through Mong Cai, which is a border economic zone in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh, hit more than US$1.8 billion in the first month of 2016, representing a year-on-year increase of 169.7%.
MoIT paves way for rice export comeback
09:00 | 27/02/2017 Trade
(VEN) - Creating a favorable legal framework for businesses, developing new export markets, and strengthening brand building efforts are among the measures planned by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) this year to deal with difficulties facing rice exports.
Rosy future for retail market
10:49 | 24/02/2017 Trade
(VEN) - According to the General Statistics Office of Vietnam, retail sales of goods and revenue from services in January 2017 totaled an estimated VND330.3 trillion, up 5.6 percent compared with December 2016 and 9.9 percent higher than January 2016.