Quang Ninh’s exports increase by 5pct in first months of 2017
10:48 | 03/05/2017 Trade
Total export turnover of the northern province of Quang Ninh hit US$461.3 million in the first four months of 2017, making up 28% of the yearly plan and up 5.3% from a year ago, according to the provincial Department of Planning and Investment.
Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign picks up steam
09:20 | 29/04/2017 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade has been aggressively promoting its Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign. Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan spoke with Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade, Ho Thi Kim Thoa, about its effect and future plans.
Contech Vietnam 2017 opens, attracts foreign manufacturers
10:04 | 27/04/2017 Trade
The Vietnam International Trade Fair for Construction, Mining & Transport – Machinery, Equipment, Technology, Vehicles and Materials (Contech Vietnam 2017) opened in Hanoi on April 25, attracting numerous domestic and foreign exhibitors.
Vietnam’s export reliability increases
09:35 | 26/04/2017 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam’s export reliability ranks higher than China’s, according to a recently issued report by the German market research firm Statista. But in the ranking of 52 exporting countries, Vietnam came in 46, three grades higher than China, according to the March 27 report.
Vietnam attempts to restore prawns in Australian market
10:18 | 25/04/2017 Trade
(VEN) - The Vietnam Trade Office in Australia and other Vietnamese agencies are pushing efforts to have Australia’s ban on raw prawn imports from Vietnam lifted. The six-month import suspension went into effect on January 6, after white spot disease was detected last December in five aquaculture sites, as well as in live shrimp in the river.