Vietnam becomes supply hub with record agricultural exports
10:53 | 24/01/2018 Trade
(VEN) - In 2017, despite numerous difficulties, including unfavorable natural conditions and marketing challenges, the agricultural sector expected to record a three-percent growth rate compared with 2016. The export value of agricultural, forest and aquatic products was expected to reach a record US$35 billion. Exports of fruit, vegetables, seafood and wood were particularly successful in 2017.
Vietnam’s leather and footwear exports target niche markets
09:30 | 22/01/2018 Trade
(VEN) - The Vietnamese leather and footwear industry grew 10 percent from 2016-2017, creating good impetus for further growth in 2018, which would coincide with opportunities from the enforcement of free trade agreements (FTAs). Businesses in the sector are also trying to expand capacity and make the most of new opportunities.
Vietship 2018 to showcase advanced shipbuilding technologies
12:24 | 21/01/2018 Trade
As many as 59 domestic and 38 foreign businesses are set to participate in the 9th international trade fair for shipbuilding, marine technology, and transportation (Vietship 2018) slated for January 24-26 at the Hanoi National Convention Center.
Buy Vietnamese campaign boosts brands
11:09 | 20/01/2018 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade reported that the Buy Vietnamese Goods campaign has yielded positive results over the past eight years, contributing to improving the quality and position of Vietnamese goods.
Vietnam hails top foreign trade results
10:22 | 18/01/2018 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan talked with Tran Thanh Hai, Deputy Director of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Foreign Trade Agency, about import, export results achieved in 2017.