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Vietnam's soybean imports to rebound in 2017 - USDA

Importers could benefit from recent falls in U.S. soybean futures, which dropped to the lowest level in a year on April 13.

Vietnam bans meat import from Brazil due to rancid product scandal

The suspension targets 21 firms accused of paying bribes to export substandard products.

India, Vietnam lift import bans on coffee, pepper and other agro-products

The back-to-back bans have prevented Indian roasters from securing coffee beans while pepper prices in Vietnam have dropped to multi-year lows.
March 22, 2017 | 04:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnam, India work to adjust back-to-back bans on commodity imports

India's ban has been in place since March 7, causing a holdup in Vietnamese coffee shipments and pushing down pepper prices.
March 18, 2017 | 12:35 pm GMT+7

Mexico's rice import plan may open door for Vietnamese grain

The plan could help Vietnam's rice shipments rebound from an eight-year low in 2016.
March 07, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Foreign companies cry out over new fees at Vietnamese port

Hai Phong Port, the country's second largest, has started collecting money for infrastructure upgrade, a move many call unfair.
February 14, 2017 | 02:18 pm GMT+7

Trade is a two-way street: Vietnam has imported more from the US

In fact, a lot more. Over the past decade shipments to Vietnam have quadrupled, with machinery and equipment topping the list.
February 14, 2017 | 12:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam's top steelmaker Hoa Phat to build $2.7 billion complex

The country's biggest producer aims to triple its capacity to up to 6 million tons over the next decade to meet local demand.
February 07, 2017 | 01:50 pm GMT+7

Vietnam slips back to trade deficit in January

But officials say it should not be a cause for concern as the economy is set to benefit from global trade growth this year.
February 06, 2017 | 08:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnam jumps up trade rankings ladder

The country jumps 14 places in a global ranking of its capacity to enable trade.
December 02, 2016 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

US in tariff probe of Chinese steel sent through Vietnam

Chinese companies are accused of shipping steel through Vietnam to avoid import tariffs.
November 07, 2016 | 11:21 am GMT+7

Fiery Samsung Note 7s fail to cut off Vietnam's mobile phone exports

Vietnam saw an 11 percent jump in mobile phone exports during the first nine months of the year. 
October 21, 2016 | 09:17 am GMT+7

Ripple effects of Hanjin collapse hit Vietnamese exporters

The bankruptcy of the South Korean container carrier has thrown many Vietnamese companies into a state of utter confusion, if not despair.
September 24, 2016 | 03:29 pm GMT+7

Agricultural Vietnam relies on imports to feed livestock sector

“Vietnam is an agricultural nation, but feed for pigs and chickens must be imported.”
September 06, 2016 | 06:29 am GMT+7

Vietnam struggling to reach export target this year

Vietnam only reached 45 percent of its annual export goal in the first half of 2016
July 20, 2016 | 01:56 pm GMT+7