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Vietnam faces advantages, challenges from new-generation FTAs

The Vietnamese Farmers Association, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and 250 business, farmers attended the forum “Together with Vietnamnese farmers to go to the global market” this morning. 
Vietnamese firms promote exports to potential markets

Vietnamese firms promote exports to potential markets

According to chairwoman of the Food and Foodstuff Association of Ho Chi Minh City Ly Kim Chi, in the first eight months of this year, although exports of agro-forestry-aquatic products managed to maintain rising trend, growth was not so high, estimating at US$26.58 billion, an increase of 1.6 percent over the same period last year.
Vietnam, Canada boost cooperation, investment

Vietnam, Canada boost cooperation, investment

According to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), in the past five years, trade turnover between Vietnam and Canada had doubled from US$1.95 billion in 2013 to $3.87 billion in 2018.
Vietnam, India expect two-way trade to hit US$15 billion by 2020

Vietnam, India expect two-way trade to hit US$15 billion by 2020

Ten Indian enterprises operating in the fields of renewable energy, waste treatment, technology, aviation and banking participated in the “Vietnam-India Trade Exchange” recently held by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry -  Ho Chi Minh City Branch (VCCI-HCM).
Vietnam reported a $1.8 billion trade surplus during the first seven months of 2019 with exports to CPTPP economies making up over half of the figure. — Photo cafef.vn

VN posts positive trade balance with CPTPP

Vietnam posted a positive trade surplus of over US$1 billion with ten countries in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) seven months after the trade deal came into effect, according to a report by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Firms ask for preferential tax treatment for export to Canada

Firms ask for preferential tax treatment for export to Canada

According to the latest news from the Ministry of Industry and Trade, up to now, it has received more than 400 dossiers from enterprises asking for preferential tax treatment when exporting to Canada after the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) took effect.
Workers make leather bags for export at a company in District 12 in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Footwear industry amid opportunities to promote exports

Footwear industry has opportunities to expand export market as free trade agreements were signed or in the progress to be signed; however, in order to take advantage of these opportunities, the industry needs to tackle its shortcomings and improve its competitiveness based on the activeness of firms and the support of policies and representative organizations.
Canada is considered as a potential export market for many products of Vietnam, including aquatic products. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam promotes export to Canada

The Canadian Government has a fairly open policy when imposing preferential import tariffs on goods imported from Vietnam.
Vinamilk’s organic dairy farm in Da Lat (Photo: VNA)

Local dairy industry faces foreign pressure

The domestic dairy industry will face competitive pressure this year due to the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), according to a report of the Rong Viet Securities Company (VDSC).