Việt Nam’s fruit export value in 2018 reached nearly US$4 billion, with fruit sent to big markets like the US, Europe and Japan.
Vietnamese retail companies are in pole position to seize the lion’s share of the market, especially after some foreign businesses have left the country.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is drafting a circular providing guidance for the application of safeguard measures for textile and apparel products under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).
ASEAN General Secretary Dato Lim Jock Hoi has expressed his optimism of the likelihood that the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) between 10 ASEAN member countries and six partners will be finalised by the end of the year.
The EU – Việt Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to bring big opportunities for the Vietnamese aluminium sector; however, experts have said there are still challenges for local firms looking to take advantage.