Abandoned imports pile up at HCM City’s ports Business

Abandoned imports pile up at HCM City’s ports

Following China’s ban on import of plastic wastes, a lot of them are coming instead to Vietnam, but with consignees failing to claim shipments, the wastes are piling up at ports including those in HCM City.
Thailand stops import of Indian shrimps World

Thailand stops import of Indian shrimps

The Thai Government on December 21 officially imposed a ban on shrimp imports from India for three months over concerns about the spreading of infectious Myonecrosis virus (IMNV) which causes muscle necrosis in shrimps.
ASEAN logistics sectors told to collaborate ASEAN

ASEAN logistics sectors told to collaborate

As trade and commerce is expected to increase between Southeast Asian countries and between them and the world, there will be more opportunities for logistics services providers in the region.
US to open door for Vietnamese mangoes Business

US to open door for Vietnamese mangoes

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services (APHIS) has proposed allowing the import of fresh mangoes from Vietnam into the US.
First containers of lychee go to the US on May 30 Business

First containers of lychee go to the US on May 30

The first containers of Vietnam’s lychee will undergo irradiation treatment and be shipped to the United States and Australia in a few days, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Politics

Vietnam mulls self-certification of origin policy

Vietnamese enterprises may soon be allowed to certify the origin of goods themselves and be responsible for the certification, as the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is considering implementing the self-certification of origin mechanism, said the English language news website VietNamNet Bridge.
Garment enterprises strive to take advantages of GSP Business

Garment enterprises strive to take advantages of GSP

Being aware that it is not easy to take advantage of the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP) mainly due to the certificates of origin of input materials, Vietnamese textile and garment enterprises are trying to take every available opportunity to increase their market shares. A report by the Ministry of Industry and Trade's Vietnam Economic News.