Several products exported to Japan see slumps in turnover

Several products exported to Japan see slumps in turnover

According to the Asia-Africa Market Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, in the first quarter of this year, although export turnover of Vietnam to Japan’s market rose 6.7 percent compared to the same period last year, some key export products have seen sharp declines.
Firms need to be cautious about exporting to China

Firms need to be cautious about exporting to China

According to the Agency of Foreign Trade under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Commercial Counselor of Vietnam in China recently has had tip-offs and warnings about possible risks Vietnamese enterprises might encounter when exporting to Chinese market.
The US has been carrying out antidumping investigation on made-in-Vietnam plywood. (Photo: SGGP)

US market no longer comfortable for Vietnamese enterprises

The US Government has recently increased import tariffs on goods imported from China which in short term might create certain advantages for exported goods of Vietnam; however, according to many enterprises, in long term, the US market is no longer a potential and comfortable market.
Workers process pangasius fish at a seafood processing company. (Photo: SGGP)

Pangasius fish price drops, market fluctuates

After strongly increasing for a long time, the prices of raw pangasius fish in provinces in the Mekong Delta dropped to around VND23,000-VND25,000 per kilogram, at which farmers were only able to break even.
Vietnamese mangoes have officially been allowed to be exported to the US. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam, US two-way trade posts robust growth

Figures by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry showed that two-way trade between Vietnam and the US has climbed by 120 times from US$450 million in 1994 to $60 billion in 2018.
Poultry farming industry of Vietnam has great potential and advantage for export. (Photo: SGGP)

Export of poultry products sees great potentials

For decades, output of animal husbandry of Vietnam has mainly served domestic market. However, currently, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has opened policies to encourage firms to promote export of, first of all, poultry products to potential markets thanks to plentiful supply.
Exports of building materials post good growth

Exports of building materials post good growth

According to the Building Materials Department under the Ministry of Construction, the construction material market has not seen much fluctuation in the first months of this year but exports of some products have recorded fairly high growth compared to the same period last year.
HCMC announces its trade development plan

HCMC announces its trade development plan

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Trade and Industry has cooperated with relevant departments to announce the city’s trade development plan to 2025, with a vision to 2030.