Vietnamese shrimp remains competitive in Germany due to price advantage

Local shrimp enjoys a competitive advantage over other rivals such as Greenland, Bangladesh, India, and Ecuador in the German market thanks to its lower price amid challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, according to statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam completes anti-dumping probe into corn syrup from China, RoK

10/15/2021 8:59:27 AM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has completed an anti-dumping investigation into high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) imported from China and the Republic of Korea, according to the MoIT’s Trade Remedies Authority of Vietnam (TRAV).

Vietnamese export rice price rises sharply again

10/14/2021 11:08:23 AM

Vietnam’s export rice prices have increased sharply once again to surpass those from regional peers such as Thailand, India, and Pakistan, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA).

Vietnamese cashew nuts occupy nearly 90 percent of US market share

10/13/2021 12:37:27 PM

Vietnam's cashew nuts have accounted for approximately 90 percent of the US cashew imports in spite of fierce competition from other suppliers.

Wood businesses capitalize on FTA to boost exports to UK

10/13/2021 12:32:11 PM

Vietnamese timber and wood exports to the United Kingdom during the past nine months surged by 25% year on year to US$201.2 million as local firms have effectively maximised incentives from the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA).

Vietnam seeks to expand export markets for farm produce

10/12/2021 2:34:10 PM

Representatives of trade promotion agencies and business communities of India and three countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS), namely Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia, gathered at an online India-Mekong trade connection programme on October 11.

Firms advised to take advantage of CPTPP to increase exports to Mexico

10/12/2021 10:14:13 AM

Despite continuous trade surplus with Mexico, Vietnam’s market share in this market is only 1.3 percent. Therefore, businesses should take advantage of incentives from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) to expand the presence of Vietnamese goods in Mexico, experts said.

Vietnam remains Laos’s largest sugar importer

10/12/2021 9:10:30 AM

Vietnam remains the biggest sugar importer, third largest trading partner and the third biggest foreign investor of Laos, after Thailand and China, Vientiane Times reported on October 11.

(Interactive) Vietnam - world’s second largest coffee producer

10/11/2021 3:06:15 PM

Vietnam is the world’s second-largest coffee producer in 2020, just behind Brazil and has the highest coffee yield in the world with a production of 2.4 tonnes/ha.

Agro-forestry-fisheries export hits 35.5 bln USD in nine months

10/11/2021 8:56:56 AM

The agricultural sector remained a pillar of the country’s economy, bringing in 35.5 billion USD from the export of agro-forestry-fishery products in the fist nine months of this year, a 17.7 percent increase compared to the same period in 2020, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Efforts made to protect interests of Vietnamese products in EU market

10/10/2021 1:52:04 PM

Vietnam has taken various measures in a bid to protect the interest of Vietnamese products and exporters in the EU markets, according to the Trade Remedies Authority of Vietnam under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).