Business

Tender planned for sugar imports

The Government has agreed with the Ministry of Industry and Trade to put sugar import within quota out for tender in 2016 instead of allocating it in order to ensure transparency.
Automobile imports on the rise Business

Automobile imports on the rise

More than 56,000 completely built units (CBUs) of automobiles were imported during the first half of this year, an increase of 30,000 units over the same period last year.
Maize imports rise as rice exports fall Business

Maize imports rise as rice exports fall

Maize imports in the first five months of 2015 are on the rise but rice exports are on the decline, according to figures from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Imports of automobiles rise sharply Business

Imports of automobiles rise sharply

About 45,000 completely-built-up (CBU) automobiles, worth 1.2 billion USD, were imported into Vietnam in the first five months of the year, the Industry and Trade Ministry said.
Business

Steel imports from China shoot up

Chinese steel landing in Vietnam in the January-April period has seen a yearly increase of 135.4 percent, which is in turn having an enormous impact on Vietnamese steel sector, said Nguyen Van Sua, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).
Malaysia looks to end rice imports by 2020 World

Malaysia looks to end rice imports by 2020

Malaysia is aiming to achieve rice self-sufficiency and end rice imports by 2020, Bernama news agency quoted Malaysian Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry as saying on May 13.