ATIGA could create fierce competition for sugar industry
11:32 | 06/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - The implementation of tariff reduction to zero percent under the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA) from January 1, 2020 will put great pressure on the Vietnamese sugar industry. However, experts say that since the policy of international economic integration is appropriate and inevitable, the sugar industry needs to stand on its own feet.
MoIT promotes branding for key farm produce
08:41 | 05/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade is seeking to promote farm produce branding by amending relevant legal documents and accompanying domestic business in their efforts to achieve this goal.
CPTPP creates breakthroughs in exports to Canada
09:02 | 02/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) that took effect in January 2019 has created impetus for Vietnam’s exports to its fellow Pacific Rim countries. Exports to Canada, in particular, have registered breakthroughs.
MoIT helps business enhance competitiveness
10:07 | 01/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will continue implementing projects and programs aimed at assisting business efforts to enhance the competitiveness of Vietnamese goods and services and strengthen their position in the domestic market. Tran Duy Dong, Director of the MoIT’s Domestic Market Department, spoke to Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan.
Russian appetite for Vietnamese shrimp not fully developed
09:35 | 28/06/2019 Trade
(VEN) - The Free Trade Agreement between Vietnam and the Eurasia Economic Union including Russia (Vietnam-EAEU FTA) took effect in 2016 opening up ample opportunities for Vietnamese seafood exports to Russia. However, Vietnamese enterprises have not yet capitalized on these opportunities.
Positive five-month export results
09:48 | 25/06/2019 Trade
(VEN) - Vietnamese exports in the first five months of 2019 grew at a lower rate compared with the same period last year due to negative changes in the global economy. However, the export value keeps increasing.