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Vietnamese companies seek business opportunities in Singapore
Vietnamese agricultural, fishery and food businesses were updated on the Singaporean market at an online conference held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) and the Vietnamese Trade Office in Singapore on May 29th.
Vietnam exports millions of face masks to large markets
10:44 15/04/2020
The Garment Corporation 10 has signed a contract with partners to provide 400 million medical masks for delivery in July. Apart from medical mask orders, the corporation received orders from Germany and the US for export of over 20 million antimicrobial face masks.
Shrimp exports to China see most remarkable increase for 5 years
21:22 13/04/2020
China has remained the main export market for Vietnamese shrimp over the past 5 years, with an average growth of 16% per year and an increase of over 55%, the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) has reported.
Ministry issues rice export quotas for April
23:39 12/04/2020
Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh has signed on decision announcing the rice export quota for April after the Prime Minister gave the green light to resume exporting the product.
Exporters get help to seek markets amid COVID-19
10:12 12/04/2020
​The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) has made a list of 5,000 exporters that need help in finding markets amid the COVID-19 outbreak.
Ministry launches investigation into anti-dumping duties on polyester yarn
09:20 12/04/2020
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has issued a decision on investigating anti-dumping duties on polyester filament yarn (PFY) with HS codes: 5402.33.00, 5402.46.00 and 5402.47.00 originating from China, India, Indonesia and Malaysia.
PM approves rice export resumption, orders guaranteed food security
09:18 12/04/2020
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the resumption of rice export provided that food security must be guaranteed amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, drought and saltwater intrusion.
Mekong Delta provinces get help to cope with drought
08:41 12/04/2020
An aid package of 530 billion VND (over 22.7 million USD) has been approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to help eight provinces in the Mekong Delta deal with drought, water scarcity and saltwater intrusion, which have been taking a heavy toll on the agricultural production hub of Vietnam.
EU completes procedures for EVFTA to take effect: Official
15:48 11/04/2020
In his recent phone talks with European Commissioner for Trade Phil Hogan, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh exchanged views on a number of issues related to the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and bilateral cooperation and trade in the context of the raging COVID-19 pandemic.
Trade ministry strives to ease difficulties for trade with China
14:45 11/04/2020
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has launched a number of measures to tackle difficulties for the Vietnam – China trade, amid the complicated developments of COVID-19 pandemic.