EVFTA to sustainably boost Vietnam’s wood exports to EU Business

EVFTA to sustainably boost Vietnam’s wood exports to EU

Vietnam and the European Union (EU) last week signed a landmark free trade deal that will slash tariffs on almost all goods, including wood and timber products. It is expected to give Vietnamese wood exporters better market access and more opportunities to expand their business.
Vietnam, Cambodia work to fight illegal timber trading Business

Vietnam, Cambodia work to fight illegal timber trading

Vietnam and Cambodia should intensify cooperation in monitoring their export and import of timber and wood products, thus minimising illegal timber trading at border areas, heard a dialogue held in Ho Chi Minh City on October 22.
Wood processing to become spearhead in production: PM Business

Wood processing to become spearhead in production: PM

Wood processing and forestry export must become a spearhead in Vietnam’s production and exports in the next ten years, making the country become the world’s leading forestry production and export hub, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
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Forestry sector urged to restructure

The forestry sector is in urgent need of restructuring in order to increase added value from wood processing and trade, and promote sustainable forest development, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat has said.