Quang Ninh sets up “green zones” for smoother border trade Business

Quang Ninh sets up “green zones” for smoother border trade

The northeastern border province of Quang Ninh is setting up “green zones” and increasing discussion with the Chinese side to stabilise import-export activities through border gates, amid different COVID-19 prevention and control measures between the two sides.
Agro-forestry-fisheries exports triple in Q1 Business

Agro-forestry-fisheries exports triple in Q1

Vietnam’s agro-forestry-aquatic product export and import turnover was estimated at 22.6 billion USD in the first quarter of this year, up 6.3 percent compared to the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Vietnam’s exports in Q1 up 12.9 percent Business

Vietnam’s exports in Q1 up 12.9 percent

Vietnam’s export-import revenue in the first quarter of this year was estimated at 176.35 billion USD, up 14.37 percent year-on-year, of which 88.58 billion USD was from exports, a rise of 12.9 percent.
Vietnamese firms get tips to boost export to Japan Business

Vietnamese firms get tips to boost export to Japan

Vietnam has become a big supplier of agricultural products for the Japanese market and Asia in general, but ample room remains for the country to boost export to Japan, as Vietnamese goods now now account for only 3 percent of Japan’s total import value, heard a workshop on March 29.
Seminar discusses how to shift IZs, EPZs into eco-industrial parks Business

Seminar discusses how to shift IZs, EPZs into eco-industrial parks

The Ministry of Planning and Investment, in collaboration with the UN Industrial Development Organisation and the Management Board of Industrial Zones (IZs), and Export Processing Zones (EPZs), held a seminar in Ho Chi Minh City on March 29, discussing how to turn IZs and EPZs into eco-industrial parks (EIPs).
Suspending VAT refunds will harm cassava industry Business

Suspending VAT refunds will harm cassava industry

The Vietnam Cassava Association has proposed the Government does not implement a recent decision on value-added tax (VAT) refunds for cassava starch products as it will create difficulties for the cassava industry.
One more Vietnamese pangasius exporter to US enjoys zero tariff Business

One more Vietnamese pangasius exporter to US enjoys zero tariff

NTSF Seafoods Joint Stock Company, a Vietnamese exporter of frozen fish fillets, enjoys a zero anti-dumping duty when exporting pangasius to the US market in the 17th review (POR17) of the US Department of Commerce, according to Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).