Farmers are hit hard as chicken prices drop to 10-year low in southern Vietnam, with the African swine fever prompting a livestock switch.
Vietnam imported nearly 95,930 completely-built-up (CBU) automobiles in the January-August period, tripling that in the same period last year, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Changes to strict rice import and export requirements set by importers of Vietnam’s rice, in addition to posing challenges, have prompted the country’s rice sector to switch its export system, heard attendees at a workshop on September 19 in Can Tho City.
The Ministry of Finance has postponed its plan of increasing the most-favoured nation (MFN) tariff on imported hot rolled steel coil (HRC) from zero per cent to 5 per cent after collecting opinions from businesses and experts.
The Da Lat Worsted Spinning Limited Co in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has shipped the first batch of four tonnes of sheep wool yarn to Japan.
VinaCapital’s Vietnam Opportunity Fund (VOF) has sold its entire holding in Vietjet Aviation JSC (HoSE: VJC).
Vietnam’s bond market grew by 2.6 percent in the second quarter over the previous quarter despite the ongoing trade conflicts, the Asian Development Bank said.
The Ministry of Finance, bowing to strong opposition from steelmakers and industry experts, has abandoned a planned increase of the Most Favored Nations import duty on hot-rolled coil (HRC) steel from 0% to 5%.
This opinion was put forward at a meeting between businesses and State agencies related to the issue this week. At this meeting held by the WTO Centre under the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Ha Noi, the participants put forward and solutions to deal with this serious trade barrier.
The Prime Minister announced import tax on crude oil will be scrapped from the current rate of 5 per cent.