Export revenue soars in first six months

Total export revenue for the first six months of the year reached 41.5 billion USD, up 27.8 percent against the same period last year, the Ministry of Planning and Investment said in a report submitted to the National Assembly's Economic Committee on June 21.

Trade deficit narrows in first quarter

The trade deficit in the first quarter of this year reduced to 3.028 billion USD compared with 3.5 billion USD in the same period last year due to a sharp increase in export value, said the General Statistics Office (GSO).
Imports, exports both decline Business

Imports, exports both decline

Vietnam's export turnover was estimated at 5.25 billion USD in February, a decline of 26 percent in comparison with the previous month's figure, the General Statistics Office (GSO) announced on Feb. 24.

Companies show wares at ExpoCuba

Vietnamese enterprises are showcasing various products at the International Fair of Havana 2010, that opens on Nov. 3 at ExpoCuba Exhibition Centre in Cuba.

Trade underpins Vietnam-US relations

Vietnam and the US have resumed normal relations for the last 15 years and trade is seen as one of the key elements to their bilateral ties.

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), two-way trade between Vietnam and the US has grown steadily since relations were normalised in 1995.


India keen to supply VN with garments materials

Indian producers of textile and garments materials and accessories want to supply Vietnam’s textiles and garments sector as Vietnam is emerging as one of the world’s leading exporters in this field, said the Chairman of the Indian Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council (Texprocil), V.S Velayutham.

Vietnamese, Italian enterprises work together

A group of garments, footwear and wood processing enterprises in Ho Chi Minh City and the southern province of Binh Duong will link up with Italian businesses in the same sectors to create a production and distribution chain.
EU praises Vietnamese compliance to trade rules Business

EU praises Vietnamese compliance to trade rules

Vietnamese enterprises have strictly complied with the regulations set by the European Union for exported goods, therefore the prospect of them getting access to the EU market and being competitive are very positive, said an EU representative.

EU readies new import rules

Exports of textiles and garments, footwear and seafood could fall as technical barriers set by importing countries will come into effect next year.