Vietnam launches first anti-dumping wood sector probe
11:09 | 20/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) recently promulgated Decision 940/QD-BCT, launching an anti-dumping investigation into industrial medium density fiberboard (MDF) imported from Thailand and Malaysia. This is an unprecedented decision since the wood sector became a key exporter of the Vietnamese economy.
AEON targets US$1 billion in Vietnamese goods sales
09:06 | 19/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - Under a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed in 2018 between the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the AEON Group, the Japanese retail giant pledged to support the export of Vietnamese goods via its distribution system, targeting US$500 million by 2020 and US$1 billion by 2025.
Domestic businesses brighten export picture
09:25 | 17/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnam achieved satisfactory export results in the first four months of 2019, maintaining export growth to major markets, albeit at a slower pace than in 2018. Overall, domestic firms performed better than foreign-invested ones.