Vietnam gains US$6.3 bln in agricultural trade surplus in first seven months

Vietnam gains US$6.3 bln in agricultural trade surplus in first seven months

The Office of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development this morning informed the country’s total import-export turnover in agriculture, forestry and fisheries in the first seven months of 2022 was estimated to reach around US$58.3 billion, an increase of 7.2 percent over the same period last year. 
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Unprecedented increase in price of gasoline

Vietnam saw a strong growth in both imports and exports in the first six months of the year. Exports in the first half of the year are estimated at US$185.5 bln, up by 17% compared to the same period in 2021. 
Agro-forestry-fishery exports maintain growth momentum in 5 months

Agro-forestry-fishery exports maintain growth momentum in 5 months

Agro-forestry-fishery exports hit about US$23.2 billion in the first five months of 2022, posting a year-on-year increase of 16.8 percent. Nine groups of products saw export values of more than US$1 billion in the period, including coffee, rubber, rice, cashew and vegetables.
Vietnam has yet to take advantages of FTAs for agricultural product export

Vietnam has yet to take advantages of FTAs for agricultural product export

Despite difficulties in export markets over the past time, Vietnam has earned a US$23.2 billion export turnover of agricultural, forestry, and fishery products in the first five months of 2022, up 16.8 percent while the trade surplus reached US$5.1 billion, up 3.1 times over the same period.

 

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HCMC to receive 56,555 tons of rice from national reserve

The General Department of State Reserves under the Ministry of Finance has issued a document on the provision of over 56,555 tons of rice from national reserve to HCMC to support pandemic-hit residents.