14 enterprises exempt from import tax on goods for Covid-19 prevention

VCN - More than 30 imported consignments are medical supplies to prevent and control the Covid-19 pandemic of 14 businesses through ports in Ho Chi Minh City which are tax-free. Read more »

Start with EVFTA but do not neglect trade defence

VCN - Up to now, the EU has investigated 14 trade remedies, including six cases of tax evasion investigations related to Vietnam's exports, ranking fifth among the surveyed countries and accounting for 8% of all cases with Vietnamese goods. Read more »

Start with EVFTA but do not neglect trade defence

VCN - Up to now, the EU has investigated 14 trade remedies, including six cases of tax evasion investigations related to Vietnam's exports, ranking fifth among the surveyed countries and accounting for 8% of all cases with Vietnamese goods. Read more »

Quota allocation 11,500 tonnes of tuna are exported

VCN - Canned tuna products from Vietnam exported to the EU will be exempted from duty in the quota of 11,500 tonnes / year. How will this quota distribution be made? Read more »

Stop worrying of pandemics, businesses start rising up

VCN- In the first few months of the year, the Covid-19 pandemic rocked the production and business activities of many firms. But even during or after the domestic pandemic was repelled, businesses still strive to rise up, even grow well to develop as planned in the final months of the year. Read more »

Stop worrying of pandemics, businesses start rising up

VCN- In the first few months of the year, the Covid-19 pandemic rocked the production and business activities of many firms. But even during or after the domestic pandemic was repelled, businesses still strive to rise up, even grow well to develop as planned in the final months of the year. Read more »

Import tax on cars from EU decreases: Will car prices fall?

VCN -On June 8, 2020, the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Vietnam (EVFTA) was adopted by the Government. Under the agreement, taxes on many export items will reduce immediately or reduce under the roadmap (expected from August 1, 2020). For cars, Vietnam will begin the import tax cut-roadmap from 70% to 0% within nine or ten years. Read more »

Import tax on cars from EU decreases: Will car prices fall?

VCN -On June 8, 2020, the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Vietnam (EVFTA) was adopted by the Government. Under the agreement, taxes on many export items will reduce immediately or reduce under the roadmap (expected from August 1, 2020). For cars, Vietnam will begin the import tax cut-roadmap from 70% to 0% within nine or ten years. Read more »

Retail sector worries about being “swallowed up” when EVFTA takes effect

VCN- According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the implementation of commitments in the Vietnam-EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) also means Vietnam must open the market for goods and services from partner countries of the EVFTA. Domestic distribution enterprises are easily acquired, and lose market shares to foreign enterprises.     Read more »

Hai Phong conducts logistics system development planning

The People’s Committee of Hai Phong city has recently issued Plan No. 153/KH-UBND to carry out the logistics system development planning to 2020 and orientation to 2030. Read more »

Vietnam Steel in the spiral of trade defence

VCN - From the beginning of the year until now, Vietnam's steel industry has been receiving negative information when export markets started to investigate trade safeguards, especially to initiate avoidance of trade remedies. Notably, the new point is that Vietnamese steel has been initiated by the US against anti-tax evasion even though US enterprises did not request it. Read more »

Ba Ria – Vung Tau: Many disadvantages in import – export activities

In the first months of 2020, import – export activities of Ba Ria – Vung Tau (BR-VT) suffered negative effects that resulted in reducing import-export turnover in many markets. Facing this situation, BR-VT Customs Department forecast that fulfilling the task of revenue collection in 2020 will face many difficulties. Read more »