The Case of Importing Scrap in Dong Thap: Trung Thanh Company Stopped Running Business for Nearly 3 Years

Through the process of verification and investigation, Customs force found that Trung Thanh Company stopped running business for nearly 3 years.

Global Trade Opens to Local Companies

3/26/2019 9:36:04 AM

Upon the entry into force of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, great opportunities for Vietnam will usher in export and import market expansion, as well as an ease in rule of origin.

Binh Duong Customs: Facilitating Eligible Importers of Scrap Materials

3/25/2019 9:25:06 AM

In the southern region, currently imported goods as scrap of enterprises doing customs clearance at the customs units of Binh Duong and Ba Ria Vung Tau provinces. In addition to supervision and management to prevent smuggled scrap, the customs units have actively supported and facilitated enterprises in the clearance of scrap over the past time.

Firms Urged to Carefully Prepare for CPTPP

3/22/2019 9:32:11 AM

CẦN THƠ — The country is facing fierce competition, even in the domestic market. Businesses therefore need to better exploit the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

Vietnam to Waive Import Tariffs for Environment-Friendly Auto Parts

3/21/2019 9:32:27 AM

Vietnam has unveiled plans to offer import tariff incentives for parts used to assemble environment-friendly cars.

Trade Remedies Can Help to Protect Domestic Firms

3/21/2019 9:29:18 AM

Trade remedies, or policy tools to protect domestic industry from imports, are a hotbutton issue amid the global integration. Việt Nam News’ Thu Ngân speaks to Lê Triệu Dũng, director general of the Trade Remedies Authority, about the issue.

Overview of Import and Export Activities in the First 2 Months: Reducing Trade Deficit

3/20/2019 11:56:22 AM

The import and export activities in the whole country suffered from a lot of impacts in February, especially in the 15 days of the Lunar New Year holiday, which caused most commodity groups to drop their turnover.

Researching for Amending Regulations on Intellectual Property Right Protection

3/19/2019 10:11:42 AM

General Department of Vietnam Customs has developed a draft Circular replacing the Circular 13/2015/TT_BTC dated 30/1/2015 about inspection, supervision, suspend implementation of customs procedure for import – export goods required for intellectual property right protection; control of counterfeit goods and infringement of intellectual property right.

Customs: Enhance the Responsibility of the Leaders in Implementing Administrative Reforms

3/18/2019 12:16:30 PM

According to the newly promulgated administrative reform plan by the General Department of Customs in 2019, the Customs sector continues to affirm its position and role in advising and assisting the Ministry of Finance to carry out the inspection and supervision of goods and means of transport; prevents and combats smuggling and illegal cross-border goods transportation; implement tax laws on import and export goods and statistics of import and export goods.

Remove Goods Congestion: An Imported Shipment Must Have 2 Veterinary Certificates

3/18/2019 12:15:04 PM

The Department of Animal Health under Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has issued a document to remove the obstacle of "an import shipment requires 2 veterinary certificates" for imported goods for fishery enterprises.

What are Notable Points in Import and Export Turnover in the Second Half of February 2019

3/18/2019 12:13:38 PM

According to the latest preliminary statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs, Vietnam’s total value of imports and exports in the second half of February 2019 (from 16 to 28 February) reached VND 17.96 billion, sharply increasing by 69.8% (equivalent to an increase of US$ 7.38 billion) compared to the value in the first half of February due to the Lunar New Year holiday in this period.