Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam shipped 74,120 tonnes of coffee beans to Algeria in 2018, earning 132.48 million USD, up 56 percent in volume and 28 percent in value from 2017, the General Department of Vietnam Customs reported. Coffee is the most favourite drink of Algerians, with each consuming more than 3kg of coffee annually. The North African country imports about 130,000 tonnes of coffee beans worth around 300 million USD each year. Robusta coffee makes up more than 85 percent of the total import value. Apart from Vietnam, Ivory Coast, Indonesia, Brazil and Italy are also Algeria’s major coffee suppliers. Vietnamese Commercial Counselor to Algeria Hoang Duc Nhuan said Algeria still has room for Vietnamese coffee, which is expected to become the country’s top export item to Algeria. In 2018, Vietnam’s coffee export turnover to Algeria accounted for 68 percent of its accumulated export value. Vietnam is now the … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s coffee exports to Algeria rise sharply
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Hòa Phát Group gained a year-on-year increase of about 51 per cent in exports to 240,000 tonnes in 2018. - Photo courtesy of Hòa Phát GroupViet Nam News QUẢNG NGÃI — Hòa Phát Group, the largest steelmaker in the country, exported 240,000 tonnes of steel last year, a year-on-year increase of 50.97 per cent, the group said on Monday. Hòa Phát also reported a year-on-year surge of 8 per cent in its steel output to nearly 2.4 million tonnes last year. The group achieved new records in both domestic sales and exports in October, with volumes of more than 250,000 tonnes, and 40,000 tonnes, respectively. Never before had the group received such large orders from its traditional markets (including Japan, the US, Cambodia, and Malaysia). Strongest growth was seen in Japan, with the number of steel orders increasing 20 times to over 58,500 tonnes, followed by Cambodia (246 per cent) and Malaysia (202 per cent). Cambodia was the … [Read more...] about Hòa Phát Group’s steel exports up 51 per cent
Hoa Phat Group shipped abroad 240,000 tonnes of steel in 2018. (Photo: VNA) Quang Ngai (VNA) – Hoa Phat Group, the largest steel maker in the country, shipped abroad 240,000 tonnes of steel in 2018, up 50.97 percent against the previous year, the group said on January 7. Hoa Phat also reported an 8 percent increase in the year to nearly 2.4 million tonnes. Particularly, the group set new records in both domestic sales and export in October, with reckoned volume of more than 250,000 tonnes, and 40,000 tonnes, respectively. Never before had the group received such large orders from its traditional markets (including Japan, the US, Cambodia, and Malaysia) like it did in 2018. Strongest growth was seen in Japan, with the amount of steel orders increasing 20 times to over 58,500 tonnes, followed by Cambodia (246 percent) and Malaysia (202 percent). Cambodia was the biggest customer of Hoa Phat in 2018 with nearly 70,000 tonnes, and will continue to be a potential market for … [Read more...] about Hoa Phat Group’s steel export shoots up over 50 percent
The U19 Viet Nam team lost to U21 Lierse S.K. 3-1 in a friendly match during their European tour in Belgium, yesterday.— Photo vnmedia HA NOI (VNS) — The U19 Viet Nam team lost to U21 Lierse S.K. 3-1 in a friendly match during their European tour in Belgium, yesterday. Van Toan scored the only goal for the Vietnamese side in the 70th minute. Today, the team will meet players from the Soccer Institute at Montverde Academy, USA. The team beat Arsenal 3-0, drew with Wimbledon 2-2, lost to Tottenham Hotspur 9-0, and Birmingham 2-4 in the UK. After Belgium, they will play other friendly matches in the Netherlands before returning to Viet Nam late next month — VNS … [Read more...] about U19 Viet Nam loses to U21 Lierse S.K.
Workers check quality of shrimp at Mien Trung (Central) Seafood Import Export JSC. — VNA/VNS Photo An Dang HCM CITY (Biz Hub) — South Korea has high demand for fisheries and farm produce, making it a promising market for Viet Nam, according to the Viet Nam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade). Speaking at a Korean market access seminar held in HCM City on Wednesday, Bui Thi Thanh An, deputy director of Vietrade, said however farm exports to Korea remain very modest, accounting for around 10 per cent of the country's total exports. To expand exports to the market, Vietnamese products need to meet strict requirements in terms of quality and technical standards, she said. "A number of firms have exported their products to difficult markets like the US, EU, and Japan, and I think they will do well in this market (Korea) in the coming time." Experts from leading Korean food companies like Shinsegae, CJ, and Pulmuone spoke to more than 100 local entrepreneurs about purchasing … [Read more...] about S Korea export potential mostly untapped