State needs solutions to reduce logistics cost for farm produce

The State should develop solutions to reduce high logistics costs in trading agricultural products to improve the competitiveness of Vietnamese farm produce on the market, according to experts.

Logistics service industry ready for opportunities from EVFTA

6/26/2020 3:11:32 PM

Việt Nam’s logistics service industry is preparing infrastructure and techniques to grasp opportunities from the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to attract foreign investors with a wave of factories.

Logistics industry seeks to utilise opportunities from EVFTA

6/8/2020 9:50:23 AM

The enforcement of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will promote export-import activities, thus bringing direct benefits to the country's logistics industry, experts have said.

Quy Nhơn Port opens transport service route to Northeast Asia

6/4/2020 10:22:38 AM

The port of Quy Nhơn launched a direct transport service to Northeast Asia on Wednesday.

Central city port gains 37 per cent profit growth in Q1

5/12/2020 10:29:05 AM

Although economic growth was impacted by COVID-19 in the first quarter of 2020, Đà Nẵng Port Joint Stock Company earned revenue of VNĐ224.4 billion ($9.75 million) from sales and services, earning gross profit of VNĐ70.09 billion ($3.04 million) and $2.44 million after tax profit (nearly 37 per cent growth).

Quang Tri eyes 86 million USD logistics centre

5/11/2020 10:04:39 AM

The People's Committee of Quang Tri province has approved in principle for Dong Nam ICD JSC to develop a logistics centre, expected to cost more than 2 trillion VND (86 million USD), in the East South Quang Tri Economic Zone.

High logistics costs reduce competitiveness of Vietnamese goods

5/8/2020 10:06:05 AM

Inflated logistics costs were hampering the competitiveness of Vietnamese goods, according to Chairman of the Việt Nam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) Vũ Đức Giang.

Volume of cargo in four months up despite COVID-19

4/24/2020 8:56:10 AM

The volume of cargo passing Vietnamese ports in the first four months of this year rose by four per cent to about 215.3 million tonnes despite the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, reported the Việt Nam Maritime Administration.

Ministry rejects proposal of lowering container service charges

4/21/2020 9:40:24 AM

The Ministry of Transport has rejected a proposal of cutting container loading and unloading service fees at seaports by 30 per cent, Nguyễn Trí Đức, chief of the ministry’s office said.

MoIT requests Hải Phòng to create favourable conditions to transport goods

4/15/2020 9:33:34 AM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) on Monday requested Hải Phòng City People's Committee to ensure smooth goods transport of trading enterprises and logistics services coming to and from the city while implementing the COVID-19 pandemic prevention activities.

Volume of cargo in Q1 grows, passengers drop

4/11/2020 10:49:50 AM

The volume of cargo passing through Vietnamese ports in the first quarter this year reached more than 159 million tonnes, up 8.4 per cent over the same period last year, reported the Việt Nam Maritime Administration (VMA).