Portugal Ramps up Tuna Imports from Vietnam in First two Months of 2024

According to statistics from the International Trade Centre (ITC), Portugal is the 6th largest tuna importer in the EU. In 2023, the country's tuna imports from other countries increased by 9% compared to 2022, reaching nearly 241 million USD.

MATRADE Urges Vietnamese Businesses to Continue Engaging in Regional Growth

4:19:07 PM | 4/11/2024

ASEAN has emerged as the world's third-most populous region, following India and China, with a combined population of 671.7 million across its ten member states in 2022. Despite global challenges, ASEAN remains committed to an open, inclusive and rules-based trading system, aimed at enhancing trade, investment and solidifying the region as a central hub for global supply chains.

Research Shows Food and Beverage Companies Committed to Plastic Reduction, Prompted by Consumer Demand

4:20:21 PM | 4/10/2024

Today’s food and beverage (F&B) companies are poised to minimise plastic as a favoured packaging material, as recent research has unveiled that three out of the top five commitments made by business leaders to address sustainability challenges include the reduction of plastic usage.

Pangasius Exports to US Market Increased, to China Decreased in First 2 Months

9:38:04 AM | 4/9/2024

According to data from Vietnam Customs, in February 2024, pangasius export turnover reached more than 90 million USD, down 42% compared to the same period last year.

Vietnam Real Estate Market Rising Appeal to Int’l Investors

9:35:15 AM | 4/5/2024

Leveraging its macroeconomic strengths and compelling attributes across various sectors, the Vietnamese real estate market is emerging as a promising investment destination for international investors.

Accelerating Negotiations for Expansion of Rice Export Categories to EU

10:05:41 AM | 4/4/2024

At present, Vietnamese aromatic rice varieties, ST24 and ST25, are being promoted in Belgium and the European Union (EU). Nevertheless, these varieties have not yet been granted preferential status under the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), thus they are subject to competition for common tariff quotas alongside other countries.

Seeking Solutions to Advance Sustainable Development in Industrial Parks

1:51:13 PM | 4/2/2024

“The establishment and growth of industrial parks (IPs) holds paramount significance in Vietnam’s socioeconomic landscape. The pursuit of sustainable development for these IPs stands as an important contribution toward fulfilling the country’s commitments to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050. This endeavor aligns with the National Strategy on Green Growth for the 2021-2030 period with a vision 2050, while also harmonizing with other important policy frameworks in Vietnam.”

Trade Surplus Exceeds US$8 Billion in Q1

9:48:18 AM | 4/2/2024

Viet Nam ran a trade surplus of US$8.08 billion in the first three months of 2024, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vietnam Shrimp Exports to China and US Markets Show Recovery

9:50:10 AM | 3/29/2024

Vietnam's shrimp exports in the first 2 months of this year reached 415 million USD, up 24% over the same period last year. Exports to China and the US markets recorded growth of 143% and 26%, respectively, over the same period.

Viet Nam Becomes Second Largest Fruit and Veggie Exporter to China

2:31:23 PM | 3/27/2024

Viet Nam surpassed Chile to become the second largest fruit and veggie exporter to China in 2023, according to the Chinese General Administration of Customs.

Viet Nam Receives US$51.5 Million WB Payment For Reducing Emissions

9:46:40 AM | 3/25/2024

Viet Nam has received a US$51.5 million payment for verified emissions reductions for reducing deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+) and for enhancing carbon stored in forests through reforestation and afforestation