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Increasing fertilizer exports to Myanmar

Fertilizer exports to Myanmar will enjoy a sharp increase in the near future thanks to improved international payment services. Dam Phu My Joint Stock Company General Director Cao Hoai Duong said Myanmar needs to import around 1.5 million tonnes of fertilizers annually in order to service its large cultivatable area. …

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HCM City targets exports jump

The municipal Department of Industry and Trade says HMC City targets export revenues of US$34 billion this year, a year-on-year increase of 13.5 percent. Excluding crude oil, export revenues are expected to reach US$24.2 billion, up by more than 12 percent over previous year. A Thoi Bao Kinh Te Viet …

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Agricultural and seafood exports to Japanese market

Due to different crop and weather patterns, Vietnam has plenty of opportunity to export agricultural and seafood products to the Japanese market. But there remain snags in meeting Japan’s strict food safety and hygiene requirements. According to the Vietnamese Embassy in Tokyo, Vietnam-Japan economic relations showed impressive growth in 2012. …

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Vietnam, Finland foster trade links

Investment opportunities and tools to boost trade links between Vietnam and Finland were discussed at a seminar in Hanoi on March 25 to mark the 40th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries. Vice President of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Doan Duy Khuong said that two-way …

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Rice exports hit 906,173 tonnes

As of March 14, Vietnam has exported 906,173 tonnes of rice, earning US$411 million, according to the Vietnam Food Association (VFA). The price of dried paddy rice in the Mekong Delta region is currently hovering around VND5,150-5,250 per kilo, with long grain rice being sold at VND5,350-5,450 per kilo. Unhusked …

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Denmark targets double export volume to Vietnam

Vietnam and Denmark have agreed to promote cooperation in economics and trade, potentially boosting the latter’s exports to Vietnam to more than US$1 billion. The Danish Government aims to double their exports of essential goods to Vietnam over the 2011-2016 period. To achieve the goal, Denmark will strengthen cooperation and …

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Exports to Pakistan likely to climb slightly this year

The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Department for African, West Asian, and South Asian Markets is predicting Vietnam’s 2013 exports to Pakistan in 2013 will  increase  slightly as Pakistan’s economic difficulties continue. These difficulties include suspensions in production, fuel shortages, and escalating consumer goods prices The Department noted two-way trade …

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Exporters urged to meet growth target

Exporters must both exploit new and traditional markets and introduce new products in order to meet the export growth target of 10 percent this year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade. The ministry recommended exporters step up shipments of agricultural products, particularly rice, to Japan- one of Vietnam’s …

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Preferential tariffs – a boon for exporters

Vietnam should take advantage of free trade agreements (FTAs) signed with foreign countries to achieve its set target of 10-percent export growth in 2013. The suggestion was made by Pham Van Chinh, Head of the Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT). He said preferential tariffs offered …

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Exports to Middle East hit US$4.2 bln

Exports to key Middle East markets, including the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Israel and Iraq, brought in US$4.2 billion to Vietnam last year. The figure represents an increase of 65 percent over 2011, Vietnam Customs reports. The UAE continued to be the largest consumer of Vietnamese goods …

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