Developing supply chains vital for domestic trade
09:08 | 27/06/2018 Trade
(VEN) - With average growth of 10 percent per year, domestic trade is one of the main driving forces of Vietnam’s economic development. However, trade is still hampered by various unstable factors.
Vietnam attends Africa’s largest trade fair
15:34 | 26/06/2018 Trade
Vietnam’s products of strength, including coffee, rice, garments and textiles, and construction materials are being showcased at the South African International Trade Exhibition (SAITEX) 2018, which opened in Johannesburg, South Africa, on June 24.
Vietnamese agriculture targets French palate
08:28 | 26/06/2018 Trade
(VEN) - The Vietnam Agricultural Product Week 2018 will be held in Paris in late June. Vietnam Economic News’ Nguyen Hanh talked with Hoang Van Du, Deputy Director of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Trade Promotion Center for Agriculture (Agritrade), about this event.
More Vietnamese goods in foreign distribution channels
09:02 | 25/06/2018 Trade
(VEN) - Foreign retailers not only prioritize the sale of Vietnamese goods through their systems in Vietnam, they also import Vietnamese products for sale abroad. Apart from increasing Vietnamese exports, foreign retailers have helped improved the competiveness and brand development of Vietnamese goods in foreign markets.
Bright prospect predicted for agricultural products’ export
13:08 | 23/06/2018 Trade
Good prospect is forecast in the export of several agricultural products, including rice, in the rest of the year as demand in importing markets has shown optimistic signs, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Green Xiem coconut has its own brand
09:33 | 22/06/2018 Trade
(VEN) - The National Office of Intellectual Property has granted geographical indication certificates to green-skin grapefruit and green Xiem coconut, in order to promote the value of these unique specialties of the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre.
Vietnamese firms face uphill task to export farm produce to Thailand
10:03 | 21/06/2018 Trade
A delegation of 30 Vietnamese enterprises, mostly from Ho Chi Minh City and southern provinces, attended the recent Thaifex, the leading food, beverage and food technology in Thailand, to introduce outstanding farm produce of Vietnam in the market at a hope to export more products to the country.
Yarn, fiber firms weave their way to export records
08:40 | 18/06/2018 Trade
(VEN) - Yarns and fibers significantly contribute to the export value of the Vietnamese textile and garment sector. Yarn and fiber exports are forecast to reach about US$3.9 billion in 2018, compared with US$3.59 billion in 2017.