Prices of consumer goods about to climb

Prices of consumer goods about to climb

The promotional program to stimulate the purchasing power on the occasion of the Reunification Day and the International Workers’ Day is going to end, while the prices of input materials have been climbing sharply, significantly affecting the pressure of increasing the selling prices of many essential goods.
Enterprises strive to boost consumer demand

Enterprises strive to boost consumer demand

It is only a few days left until the end of the first quarter of the fiscal year 2021, according to many enterprises, the purchasing power at this time decreased by an average of 15-20 percent compared to the same period last year. It is forecasted that the purchasing power in 2021 will not be better than that in 2020 because of many reasons.
Customers buy sweetmeats at a supermarket. (Photo: SGGP)

Purchasing power for Tet goods flourishes

The general purchasing power in the market has been highly increasing. People tend to buy Tet goods earlier than in previous years. Goods are plentiful and diverse with stable prices. That is the general opinion of traders about the Tet market.
Vegetables are plentiful at supermarkets. (Photo: SGGP)

Authorities ensure sufficient goods supply, stable prices

The supply of essential goods, including food, foodstuffs, face masks, and hand sanitizers must be ensured by all means to meet the demand of people amid the unpredictable developments of the Covid-19 pandemic, said Mr. Do Thang Hai, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
List of essential stores in HCMC

List of essential stores in HCMC

The Department of Industry and Trade of Ho Chi Minh City has reviewed and summarized reports of large-scale distributors in the city to update the list of city-based retailers selling essential goods, including food, foodstuffs, face masks, hand sanitizers, and antibacterial soap.
Supermarkets, markets ordinarily work after 15-day nationwide social distancing rule

Supermarkets, markets ordinarily work after nationwide social distancing rule

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade in coordination with functional agencies, production enterprises and businesses in the city has planned reserve and and supply of food, foodstuff and essential goods, during the COVID-19 pandemic after the Prime Minister ordered 15- day nationwide social distancing from April 1. 
Shelves are full of instant noodles at a supermarket on March 10. (Photo: SGGP)

Goods at supermarkets plentiful with stable prices

Mr. Pham Thanh Kien, Director of the Department of Industry and Trade of Ho Chi Minh City, on March 10 chaired a meeting with the Food and Foodstuff Association and key enterprises on the emergency response plan for the Covid-19 outbreak and solutions to ensure the supply of goods in the city.
Supermarkets in HCMC ensure supply of essential goods

Supermarkets in HCMC ensure supply of essential goods

Supermarkets in Ho Chi Minh City affirmed that the supply of goods is plentiful so they are able to provide continuously and fully the demand of citizens until the end of the second quarter of this year, as well as prepare goods for the last six months of this year.