EVFTA boosts European investment and bilateral trade

07/07/2019 14:00

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is the first FTA that the EU has signed with a developing country in Asia. The newly-signed deal will bolster bilateral trade and investment of European businesses in Vietnam.

Vietnam records US$2.34 billion trade surplus with the UK

07/08/2018 17:29

Bilateral trade between Vietnam and the UK reached US$3.12 billion in the first half of this year (a year-on-year rise of 14.2%), with Vietnam’s exports to the European market at US$2.73 billion (up 14%) and imports at US$389.76 million (up 14.7%), according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

FTAs drive Vietnam-Australia trade ties to new heights

05/06/2018 16:50

According to the ASEAN-Australia-New Zealand Free Trade Area (AANZFTA) roadmap, Australia cuts 90% of import taxes this yearand 100% of tax lines will drop to zero as from 2020. Meanwhile, the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will promisingly facilitate trade ties between Vietnam and Australia.