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, 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).
Workers at Japanese company, IGM, in District 7 in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Garment, textile industry regains attractiveness

With several free trade agreements having been signed recently, Vietnam has been strongly attracting foreign enterprises, especially in the sector of garment and textile accessories.
Workers process shrimps for export at a seafood company. (Photo: SGGP)

Agricultural sector discusses solutions to prevent commercial frauds

The Ministry of Industry and Trade on August 21 collaborated with the People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City to hold a conference on ‘The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA): Important commitments in agriculture and remarkable issues’ with attendance of the Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong and Permanent Deputy Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Tran Luu Quang.
Pharmaceutical manufacturing for domestic market. (Photo: SGGP)

Domestic market attracts foreign enterprises

The Ministry of Industry and Trade said that from August 7 to 10 this year, more than 550 food and beverage manufacturing enterprises and 400 medical and pharmaceutical ones from 35 countries will participate in exhibitions to explore investment opportunities in Vietnam.
Textile firms go green to boost export

Textile firms go green to boost export

The Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association said that textile exports is expected to exceed US$40 billion this year, especially amid the context that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement has been signed.
Export of five key products expected to increase thanks to EU’s tariff cut

Export of five key products expected to increase thanks to EU’s tariff cut

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the top five key export products, consisting of aquatic products, vegetables and fruits, wood products, footwear and textiles, will have opportunities to post strong growth thanks to the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement as the EU has pledged to reduce import tariffs for these five export products of Vietnam.
Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan (R) and French Ambassador to Vietnam Bertrand Lortholary (Photo: Sggp)

HCMC wants to boost ties with France

Politburo member and Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, Nguyen Thien Nhan on July 18 received outgoing French Ambassador to Vietnam Bertrand Lortholary.
Illustrative image (Source: SGGP)

EVFTA opens new markets for steel industry

The freshly-signed EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will help the Vietnamese steel sector expand export markets in Europe, industry insiders said.