The Viet Nam Pangasius Association will this year focus on improving broodstock quality and expanding export markets, its chairman has said.
Mitsubishi Motors Vietnam launched its pickup model, the Mitsubishi Triton 2019, on January 18, starting at a price of VND730.5 million.
Vietnam’s coffee prices fell on Thursday ahead of a week-long Lunar New Year holiday early next month, while Indonesian premium widened on empty stock.
The prices of automobiles remained high in spite of the import duty on completely-built-up (CBU) cars imported from ASEAN markets falling to zero from 30% in 2017. Customers did not benefit from the reduction, and even paid a high price for CBU automobiles with fewer than nine seats last year.
The Cambodian rice sector is set to lose its duty-free export status to the EU today – its major rice market – after the European bloc decided to impose tariffs on rice from Cambodia and Myanmar to curb a surge in such imports.
Retail fuel prices were kept unchanged following the periodical adjustment of fuel prices on January 16 in spite of a sharp rise in global fuel prices, the local media reported, citing a statement jointly issued by the ministries of Industry and Trade and Finance.
The prices of imported automobiles in the Vietnamese market may not reduce as much as expected after the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) came into effect on Monday, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Despite difficulties in the first half of 2018, the domestic automobile market saw impressive growth compared to the previous year with nearly 290,000 vehicles sold during the year, an annual rise of 5.8 percent.
The Philippines Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has initiated a preliminary investigation on the application of safeguard measures on the import of ceramic floor and wall tiles from various countries, including Viet Nam, according to the Trade Remedies Authority of Viet Nam.
Vietnam has begun anti-dumping investigations against aluminum products imported from China.