Steel exports surge in November Business

Steel exports surge in November

Steel exports in November surged 21.52 percent month on month and 40 percent year on year, reaching more than 478,300 tonnes, reported the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).
UKVFTA ushers in new opportunities for Vietnam-UK trade Business

UKVFTA ushers in new opportunities for Vietnam-UK trade

The conclusion of the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) demonstrates the importance of Vietnam as a market and its heightened position in the eyes of the UK, Vietnamese Ambassador to the UK Tran Ngoc An told the Vietnam News Agency after the finalisation of the bilateral trade deal in Hanoi on December 11.
Construction steel exports soar in Q3 Business

Construction steel exports soar in Q3

Vietnam exported over 400,000 tonnes of construction steel in the third quarter of 2020, increasing by 4 percent and 37 percent compared to the first and second quarters, respectively, according to the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).
Hoa Phat reports highest-ever revenue, after-tax profit Business

Hoa Phat reports highest-ever revenue, after-tax profit

The industrial manufacturer Hoa Phat Group posted 24.9 trillion VND in revenue in the third quarter of this year, up 62.7 percent year on year, and after-tax profit of over 3.78 trillion VND, doubling the figure recorded in the same period last year, the highest result that the firm has made in a quarter.
Steel industry expects consumption recovery by year-end Business

Steel industry expects consumption recovery by year-end

The implementation of many large projects after the social distancing period and disbursement of public investment for infrastructure until the end of this year are expected to support growth in construction steel consumption, according to Rong Viet Securities (VDSC).
Hoa Phat to export high-quality steel to African markets Business

Hoa Phat to export high-quality steel to African markets

Hoa Phat Hung Yen Steel Co., Ltd – a subsidiary of Vietnam's leading steel manufacturer Hoa Phat Group - has signed a number contracts to export high-quality rolled steel branded SAE to African markets, marking its success in opening new export markets.
Hoa Phat steel sales surge in July Business

Hoa Phat steel sales surge in July

Leading steel manufacturer Hoa Phat Group sold 300,000 tonnes of construction steel in July, a rise of 19 percent over that in June and 27.5 percent year on year.
Building material sector eyes boon Business

Building material sector eyes boon

The building material sector would be among the first to benefit from the Government’s efforts to speed up disbursement of public investment, which was identified as a growth driver as the COVID-19 pandemic cast a shadow on the economy.