Thailand’s cross-border trade down 7.6 percent in Q1 World

Thailand’s cross-border trade down 7.6 percent in Q1

Thailand’s cross-border trade fell by 7.6 percent in the first quarter of this year compared to the same period last year as the COVID-19 pandemic hit the global economy and led bordering countries to close dozens of checkpoints.
Vietnamese, Chinese officials discuss maintaining trade Business

Vietnamese, Chinese officials discuss maintaining trade

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh held phone talks with Director of China’s General Administration of Customs Ni Yuefeng and Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan on April 17 to identify measures aimed at addressing the growing backlog of Vietnamese exports at border areas since the beginning of this month.
Thai economy suffers worst setback in 60 years World

Thai economy suffers worst setback in 60 years

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit Thailand’s economy harder than any event in the last six decades, with its GDP projected to fall 4 percent and 10 million jobs to be lost, according to the University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce (UTCC).
Thailand boosts exports of rubber products amid COVID-19 World

Thailand boosts exports of rubber products amid COVID-19

Thailand is maintaining exports of rubber products and processed rubber as global demand surges, particularly for those relating to protective gear against COVID-19 such as rubber gloves and synthetic rubber used to make such gloves.
Thai rice exports get boost from global COVID-19 fear World

Thai rice exports get boost from global COVID-19 fear

Exports of Thai rice have been on the rise as many countries are stocking up on food supplies due to the rampant COVID-19 outbreak, said President of the Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA) Chookiat Ophaswongse.
Vietnam, India bolster bilateral investment, trade Business

Vietnam, India bolster bilateral investment, trade

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung has affirmed that India is a major trade partner and investor of Vietnam, urging the two sides to spare no efforts to soon realise the target of bringing bilateral trade to 15 billion USD.
Vietnam, India to boost exports to each other’s markets Business

Vietnam, India to boost exports to each other’s markets

With the comprehensive strategic partnership and large purchasing power, Vietnam and India have large potential to increase two-way trade via boosting the export of their strong commodities to each other’s markets, trade officials of the two countries said.
Vietnamese firms seek food business chances in India Business

Vietnamese firms seek food business chances in India

With support from the trade office of the Vietnamese Embassy in India, many Vietnamese firms participated the third international exhibition and trade fair (Indus Food 2020) held in India’s Uttar Pradesh state from January 8-10, seeking business and cooperation chances in confectionery, drinks and fruit.