Vietnamese consumers spend less on FMCG

Vietnamese consumers spend less on FMCG

Vietnamese customers’ rapidly changing needs and expectations and lower spending on fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) are the biggest challenges to the sector, according to a new report released by consumer and retail research company Kantar Worldpanel.

Cajeput (Tram) oil is good for relieving cough, sore throat, burns and aches. It can be used on sensitive skin and infants (Photo: tinhdautramhue.com)

Hue’s cajeput oil to get geographical indication

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue plans to give a geographical indication (GI) tag to Hue’s cajuput tree oil, helping consumers recognise the origin as a characteristic of the product.
The system of organic growing of vegetables introduced in Techmart 2018. Photo by T.BA

Techmart 2018 highlights new ways to approach market

The 2018 Technology and Equipment Market (Techmart) themed ‘the cultivation, processing, and preservation of vegetables and fruits’ has been recently held by the Center for Science and Technology Information (CESTI). focusing on the new approach of delivering an ‘all-inclusive’ package of produce from farms to consumers using science and technology.

Online counterfeit goods trap consumers

Online counterfeit goods trap consumers

Fraudulent trading and counterfeits have been complicated in the southern province of Dong Nai. Violations have become more diverse, highly sophisticated, and uncontrolled, especially trading and rampant advertising cosmetics and pharmaceuticals via the social network.
MIT not to recognize cryptocurrency as means of payment

MIT not to recognize cryptocurrency as means of payment

The Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam (MIT) yesterday issued a press release relating to apply of retail prices for electricity consumers who have automated computer data processing systems serving for cryptocurrency decoding operations.
At the ceremony (Photo: SGGP)

63 percent of Vietnamese consumers use local products

The steering board of the campaign “ Vietnamese people use Vietnamese commodities and the Ministry of Industry and Trade yesterday jointly organized a prize-giving ceremony to celebrate good commodities.

Consumers only buy good, cheap Vietnamese commodities

Consumers only buy good, cheap Vietnamese commodities

Vietnamese consumers only buy local, high-quality and cheap commodities, said at a conference on March 15 reviewing the campaign “Vietnamese use Vietnamese products” in 2017 and launching its tasks in 2018.
Logo of the world’s leading e-commerce player, Amazon (Source: AFP/VNA)

Amazon studying Vietnam market

The world’s leading e-commerce player, Amazon, is scoping out the Vietnamese market, hoping to benefit local consumers and enterprises.