Apparel exports to EU enjoy rebound in first half (23/07/2024)
Vietnamese garment and textile exports to the EU recovered slightly during the first half of the year, with turnover reaching more than US$1.9 billion in the reviewed period, according to statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnamese seaports to handle 1.2-1.4 billion tonnes of cargo by 2030 (23/07/2024)
Vietnam's seaport cargo throughput is set to reach 1.2-1.4 billion tonnes by 2030, with container cargo expected to range from 46.3 to 54.34 million TEUs, according to a detailed plan for the development of seaport groups, wharfs, jetties, buoy berths, and water areas in 2021-2030, with a vision to 2050.

Tuna exports bring back nearly US$500 million in first half (23/07/2024)
Vietnam raked in US$472 million from tuna exports during the first half of the year, representing a year-on-year rise of 23%, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnamese import and export turnover exceeds US$400 billion by mid-July (19/07/2024)
Vietnam’s total import and export turnover by mid-July reached nearly US$403 billion, racking up a trade surplus of US$11.88 billion, according to the latest statistics released by the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Germany increases Vietnamese imports amid falls in other markets (19/07/2024)
Germany has increased the import of Vietnamese commodities in the first six months of the year in the context that it reduced imports from other markets, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Japan is the largest export market for Vietnamese coal (19/07/2024)
Japan continued to be the largest export market of Vietnamese coal in the first six months of this year, with a volume of 56,093 tonnes valued at US$15.7 million.

Vietnamese electronics enterprises have low, small position in export supply chain (17/07/2024)
Vietnamese electronics businesses participate in the supply chain but with unstable order positions which are low and small in the chain, with too few opportunities.

Vietnam proposes removing trade barriers to facilitate global trade flows (17/07/2024)
Vietnamese Trade and Industry Minister Nguyen Hong Dien has called on the G7 and its partners to immediately limit the erection of trade barriers, especially non-tariff measures that disrupt supply chains for essential goods.

Pangasius exports to UAE market enjoy upswing (17/07/2024)
Vietnam raked in more than US$11 million from pangasius exports to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the first five months of the year, up 47% year on year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Exports to Canada total $2.5 bln in 5M (16/07/2024)
Key export products including garments and textiles, furniture and electronic products.

Vietnam, Brazil promote cooperation in potential fields (23/07/2024)
Vietnam has always considered Brazil as a major and important partner in South America, with bilateral trade reaching US$7.11 billion in 2023, Vietnamese Ambassador to Brazil Bui Van Nghi affirmed.

Association to work harder for stronger Vietnam - Canada economic ties (23/07/2024)
The Vietnamese - Canadian Business Association (VCBA) is set to further promote business matching between the two countries to help fuel bilateral economic ties in the coming years.

Australia’s Victoria state wants to boost ties with Vietnamese localities (23/07/2024)
Premier of Australia's Victoria state Jacinta Allan said the state considers Vietnamese localities priority partners in its international cooperation during a recent meeting with Vietnamese Ambassador to Australia Pham Hung Tam.

Raft of Chinese electric vehicle groups expand into Vietnam (19/07/2024)
Many Chinese brands have unveiled electric vehicles in Vietnam but charging infrastructure remains a significant concern for buyers.

Canadian minister highlights development cooperation prospects with Vietnam (19/07/2024)
To further advance collaboration projects marking 30 years of Canada's development support for Vietnam, the Vietnamese Trade Office in Canada recently held a working session with Minister of International Development Ahmed Hussen.

Vietnam and Italy boost economic, trade cooperation (19/07/2024)
Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien and Italian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Antonio Tajani recently held a working session in Italy to promote economic and trade cooperation between the two countries.

Vietnam to receive billions of dollars from South Korea (17/07/2024)
Do Nhat Hoang, director general of the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment, has announced that Vietnam is set to receive a significant investment influx from South Korea, amounting to tens of billions of USD.

FDI still on track for welcome 2024 results (17/07/2024)
Foreign direct investment inflow into Vietnam for the entire year is expected to outperform last year, fuelled by encouraging results thus far in 2024.

UOB keeps Vietnam's GDP growth at 6% (17/07/2024)
Singapore-based United Overseas Bank (UOB) has maintained its forecast for Vietnam’s economic growth at 6% for the whole year on the back of the recovery of both domestic and foreign demand as well as production sector in the first half.

Ties blossom with Laos and Cambodia (16/07/2024)
Vietnam has strongly beefed up its bilateral cooperation in many sectors with Laos and Cambodia, including a focus laid on investment and trade.