Multiple tra fish companies suffered losses due to falling export prices and lower orders, focusing instead on the domestic market amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Producers and distributors of essential goods are striving to ensure sufficient supply amid the return of COVID-19.
Vietnamese shares posted the second biggest gain in the last month following the Government’s intention to block the spread of coronavirus across the country.
A rise in beaten down banking and energy stocks helped Vietnamese shares rebound on Thursday as investors pinned hopes on the Government’s drastic measures to tackle the COVID-19 outbreak.
Large-caps recovered as the VN30-Index finished Tuesday up 0.17 per cent after slipping 0.36 per cent in the morning.
Industrial real estate stocks soared on Monday but their gains were not enough to cushion the market, overclouded by a cautious market sentiment.
Shares flip-flopped early on Friday as investors dumped stocks in the “Vin” family, weighing down the overall stock market.