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.
Italian shoes & leather businesses promoted in Vietnam
15:48 | 12/07/2019 Trade
(VEN) - Under the auspices of the Italy’s Ministry of Economic Development, the Italian Trade Agency (ITA), and the National Association of Italian Manufacturers of Footwear, Leather Goods and Tanning Technologies (ASSOMAC) organized the Italian Pavilion Layout at the “Shoes & Leather Vietnam 2019” Exhibition in Ho Chi Minh city, from July 10 to 12.
Nearly 700 businesses attend exhibitions of leather and footwear sector
08:42 | 11/07/2019 Trade
Nearly 700 businesses and suppliers from Vietnam and 32 countries and territories worldwide are showcasing their products at the 21st International Shoe and Leather Exhibition, the International Expo of Leather and Footwear Products, and the International Exhibition of the sewing machine industry, which kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on July 10.