Seafood Exports Face Barriers

Vietnam’s seafood industry is facing some obstacles from trade barriers and prolonged hot weather, resulting in a slight decline in seafood exports in the first five months of 2019.

Vietnam Becomes Second Largest Exporter of Lychees

2:34:37 PM | 11/6/2019

Vietnam has become the second largest exporter of lychees in the world, accounting for 19 percent of the global market share, according to the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS).

JETRO Hanoi: Japanese Investment to Vietnam to Continue Inreasing

2:16:09 PM | 11/6/2019

Japanese investors have always paid special attention to the Vietnamese market for many years and strongly expanded their businesses in recent years thanks to Vietnam’s attractive and favorable investment environment, told Mr. Hironobu KITAGAWA, Chief Representative of the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).

Aquatic Product Exports Hit US$3.2 Billion in Five Months

1:26:59 PM | 10/6/2019

The aquatic export turnover was estimated at VND3.2 billion in the first five months of 2019, a year-on-year decline of 1.7 percent, according the Agro Processing and Market Development Authority under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Vietnamese Products Seek to Increase Presence in Japanese Market

12:29:20 PM | 10/6/2019

A week of Vietnam-Hanoi goods kicked off at the AEON Lake Town Mori in Japan’s Saitama prefecture on June 8 as part of a cooperation pact signed between the Vietnamese Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), Hanoi authorities, and Japanese retail group AEON.

Expanding 24/7 E-Tax Payment Program

2:33:12 PM | 4/6/2019

The General Department of Vietnam Customs will expand the round-the-clock electronic tax payment program for businesses who have asked customs authorities to transfer tax payment information to banks authorized to collect tax.

State Budget Revenue Tops US$6.1 Bln in Jan-May

2:31:35 PM | 4/6/2019

The State budget revenue of the customs sector reached VND140,957 billion (US$6.1 billion) in the year to May 26, equaling 44.68% of the target and rising 22.74% from the same period of 2018, said the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Japan Continues Cooperating to Promote Vietnam’s Supporting Industries   

11:27:44 AM | 4/6/2019

Reed Tradex, ASEAN's leading exhibition organizer, together with Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) on May 30 organized Contract Signing Ceremony for Vietnam – Japan Supporting Industries Exhibition (SIE 2019) and Vietnam Manufacturing Expo (VME 2019) in Hanoi.

Middle East - Potential Market for Vietnamese Businesses

11:35:46 AM | 31/5/2019

The Middle East is known to be a populous market bloc with the import demand being relatively high and quality standards being not very strict. This is a very potential market for Vietnamese enterprises if they have right approaches.

Bloomberg: Vietnam’s Goods Exports to U.S. Surge

11:36:50 AM | 29/5/2019

Vietnam was one of the fastest-growing import sources of the U.S. in Asia in the first quarter of 2019, according to Bloomberg.

VN Runs US$1.01 Bln Trade Deficit

2:17:11 PM | 28/5/2019

As of mid-May, Viet Nam ran a trade deficit of US$ 1.01 billion, the General Department of Customs reported.