Mekong Delta provinces experience export growth
06:00 | 02/05/2020 Trade
In the first quarter of 2020, many Mekong Delta provinces experienced a slight increase in exports compared to the same period last year, although they failed to reach their targets due to the expanding Covid-19 pandemic that has caused foreign trade to stagnate.
Seafood enterprises fishing for new orders
06:00 | 30/04/2020 Trade
(VEN)- The expanding Covid-19 pandemic is severely affecting production and trade worldwide. Vietnam’s seafood exports in the first quarter of 2020 fell 14 percent compared to the same period last year. The majority of fishery businesses have seen a decrease of 35-50 percent in their orders and are facing shortages of new orders in the second and third quarters.
US reduces import duties on Vietnamese tra and basa fish
07:55 | 27/04/2020 Trade
The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has announced the official results of the 15th period of anti-dumping duty review (POR15) for the period from August 1, 2017, to July 31, 2018, regarding Vietnamese tra and basa products exported to the US.
New directions for trade promotion in the Covid-19 era
06:00 | 26/04/2020 Trade
(VEN) - The Covid-19 pandemic has affected Vietnam’s trade promotion activities. Vu Ba Phu, director of the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency, talked about the issue in an interview with Vietnam Economic News’ Viet Nga.
Volume of cargo in four months up despite COVID-19
14:56 | 23/04/2020 Trade
The volume of cargo passing Vietnamese ports in the first four months of this year rose by four per cent to about 215.3 million tonnes despite the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, reported the Việt Nam Maritime Administration.
Vietnamese, Chinese officials discuss maintaining trade
07:25 | 20/04/2020 Trade
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh held phone talks with the Director of China’s General Administration of Customs Ni Yuefeng and Minister of Commerce Zhong San on April 17 to identify measures aimed at addressing the growing backlog of Vietnamese exports at border areas since the beginning of this month.
Vietnam seeks new markets for farm produce
06:00 | 17/04/2020 Trade
(VEN)- Vietnam’s farm produce exports are experiencing difficulties due to the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in traditional markets such as China and the EU. In response, the Ministry of Industry and Trade is boosting efforts to find new export markets, while developing supply chains in the domestic market.
Trade promotion targets local consumption
06:00 | 15/04/2020 Trade
(VEN) - A sharp decline in consumer demand has severely affected domestic production, trade and exports. To overcome difficulties for businesses, the Ministry of Industry and Trade has adjusted its trade promotion plan and cooperated with other ministries and agencies to stimulate consumer demand and seek export markets for Vietnamese goods.