Tay Ninh sees booming border trade with Cambodia

Cross-border trade between Vietnam and Cambodia through 16 border gates in the southern province of Tay Ninh hit 650 million USD in the first seven months of this year, according to the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

Tea industry urged to target added value

Tea production, processing and consumption have seen high growth in the past few years in Vietnam. Despite Vietnam’s fifth position among the global tea producers, its export revenue ranks only 10th as about 90 percent of Vietnamese tea was exported in the form of raw materials. Insight from Vietnam Economic News.
Vietnam coffee exports set new record Business

Vietnam coffee exports set new record

Coffee exports in the first 10 months of this year set a new record at 1.41 million tonnes, earning more than 3 billion USD, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has reported.

Mobile phone, accessory exports hit new highs

Exports of mobile phones and spare-parts topped 3 billion USD in the first four months, a 161.5 percent increase year-on-year to place the industry second after garments and textiles in Vietnam's top 10 in export value.

Vietnam’s exports to Russia enjoy advantages

Vietnam ’s goods will enjoy a tariff reduction of between 3-5 percent on exports to Russia , which has recognised Vietnam as a market economy, Vietnamese commercial counsellor in Russia Vu Van Quang said.

Exports to RoK sharply increase

Vietnam ’s exports to the Republic of Korea (RoK) in the first ten months of 2011 recorded an impressive year-on-year growth of over 60 percent to 3.86 billion USD.

Exports to Japan keep growing

Vietnam’s exports to Japan still increased in the first four months of this year despite the twin natural disaster in the latter.
Vietnam’s exports to US rise sharply Business

Vietnam’s exports to US rise sharply

Two-way trade between Vietnam and the US in the first ten months of the year reached almost 15.3 billion USD, an increase of 20 percent over the same period last year, according to statistics from the US Department of Commerce.

Vietnam-US two-way trade continues going up

Vietnam-US trade continued to grow in the first quarter of this year, increasing 16.5 percent over the same period last year with export value up 12.3 percent and import value up 36 percent, the Vietnam Trade Office in the USA said.

Two-way trade was valued at 3,964 million USD, 16.5 percent (or 564 million USD) more than the first quarter of 2009, statistics recently released by the US Department of Commerce said.

Global post-crisis awareness discussed in Hanoi

The World Bank (WB) and the Republic of Korea ’s Development Institute (KDI) jointly held a workshop in Hanoi on March 10 to share views on economics in the post-crisis period and the competitiveness of exports.