Customers go shopping at Aeon Mall Binh Tan. (Photo: SGGP)

FDI capital heavily shifts to Vietnam

37 Japanese enterprises had decided to invest in Vietnam. This is the latest information that the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) released at the end of December this year. According to analysts, not only Japanese enterprises but many foreign enterprises from Europe, the US, Singapore, and South Korea also choose Vietnam as their investment destination. It has made Vietnam become the safest and most attractive destination for foreign investors in 2021.
Egg packaging line at Ba Huan Joint Stock Company. (Photo: SGGP)

Government needs to be more drastic to save businesses

Nearly 93,500 enterprises have had to leave the market since the beginning of this year, an increase of 15.6 percent over the same period last year. The Covid-19 pandemic has developed complicatedly and has been negatively affecting the production of domestic enterprises.
Minh Man Printing Co., Ltd. has joined the supply chain for Samsung Group through efforts to improve production processes. (Photo: SGGP)

Enterprises strengthen internal resources to welcome FDI wave

Many domestic enterprises participating in the Forum on Linkage and Investment Opportunities for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, held by the US Agency for International Development (USAID), in association with the Department of Industry and Trade, and the Saigon High-Tech Park (SHTP) on December 9, affirmed that joining the global supply chain of supporting industry products is not difficult. The remaining problem is weak internal resources, so they cannot supply any high value-added product.
Wind turbine construction in Bac Lieu Province. (Photo: SGGP)

Investment attraction in Mekong Delta flourishes

Recently, the situation of investment attraction in the Mekong Delta has had positive changes. Many large projects with investment capital from trillions of Vietnamese dong to tens of trillions of Vietnamese dong have landed in the rice granary in the West, creating new directions, contributing to promoting economic development.
Electronic component production at MTEX Company (Japan) in HCMC. (Photo: SGGP)

FDI enterprises expand their supply chains in Vietnam

The risk of a new outbreak of Covid-19 in Europe and the US has been raising concerns that supply chains of raw materials for production will break again. Therefore, foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises that manufacture end products in Vietnam have been accelerating their capacity to expand domestic supply chains.
Representative of the Management Board of Saigon High-Tech Park signs a cooperation agreement with the Management Board of export processing zones, industrial parks, and key economic zones in the South. (Photo: VNA)

HCMC expands supply chain for FDI enterprises

The Management Board of the Saigon High-Tech Park, on October 28, collaborated with the Department of Industry and Trade of Ho Chi Minh City to organize the signing ceremony of a regional association agreement on the development of a network of supporting industry products with Long An, Binh Duong, Dong Nai, and Ba Ria - Vung Tau provinces.
Processing shrimps for export. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam’s exports not entirely rely on aquatic exports

The Office of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), on October 24, informed the press that the balance of trade of Vietnamese goods between domestic and foreign-invested (FDI) enterprises was veering strongly, at the same time affirmed that Vietnam's current export turnover does not entirely depend on shrimps and fish.
More domestic manufacturers participate in global supply chains

More domestic manufacturers participate in global supply chains

In the past three years, Ho Chi Minh City has made great efforts to revive and develop the supporting industry. Besides the capital support policy, in the past three consecutive years, the city’s Department of Industry and Trade has coordinated with foreign direct investment (FDI) enterprises to implement a program to improve production efficiency for enterprises operating in the supporting industry. Thanks to that, many Vietnamese enterprises have gradually increased their competitiveness. 
Manufacturing products for domestic consumption and export at Agimexpharm. (Photo: SGGP)

Export markets expected to boom

Up to 45.6 percent out of 6,500 enterprises participated in a survey said that the trend of production and business in the fourth quarter would be better. The export market will see booming purchasing power, which has been held back for a long time.