Agro-forestry-fishery exports fetch 12.4 billion USD in four months Business

Agro-forestry-fishery exports fetch 12.4 billion USD in four months

Export revenues of agro-forestry-fishery products in April is estimated to hit 3.5 billion USD, pushing the figure in the first four months of this year to 12.4 billion USD, equivalent to the figure recorded in the same period last year, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam’s exports to Japan increase rapidly in Q1 Business

Vietnam’s exports to Japan increase rapidly in Q1

The elimination of many tariff lines for goods under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) has helped Vietnam’s exports to Japan increase sharply in the first quarter of 2019, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Domestic cassava industry faces big hurdles Business

Domestic cassava industry faces big hurdles

Cassava processors are facing difficulties due to a raw material shortage and, especially, tightening of overland imports and erection of barriers to imports of farm produce by China, their largest export market.
Dropping export prices pose challenge Business

Dropping export prices pose challenge

The average prices of many key export items such as farm-aquatic produce and minerals are dropping, posing great challenge to the country in its bid to raise export value by 10 percent this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
VN trade surplus hits 1 billion USD in Q1 Business

VN trade surplus hits 1 billion USD in Q1

Vietnam’s export, import revenues reached 33.346 billion USD and 32.339 billion USD respectively in the first quarter of this year, resulting in a trade surplus of more than 1 billion USD, the Vietnam Economic News reported on April 7.
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Binh Dinh aims for friendly cassava cultivation

Fearing that the large scale cassava cultivation would lead to the deforestation and the soil degradation, the Binh Dinh provincial authorities have decided to put the cassava cultivation programme under the control.