Vietnamese textile and garment businesses facing compliance pressure

Vietnamese textile and garment businesses facing compliance pressure

Vietnam's textile and apparel manufacturers are stepping up their efforts to comply with international standards for origin traceability.
Navigating through rules of origin in new context

Navigating through rules of origin in new context

In the first half of 2020, trade between the ASEAN region and China rose 5.6 per cent to $314 billion, accounting for 14.7 per cent of China’s total foreign trade volume, signifying the growing trade relationship between China and the ASEAN region since t
EVFTA regulations throw up tricky goods origin hurdles

EVFTA regulations throw up tricky goods origin hurdles

With a series of signed free trade agreements, Vietnam is opening up a new development horizon for businesses, but as a result manufacturers may suffer from the deeper scrutiny that come along with the deals, especially when it comes to origin of goods.
Rules of origin pose questions for sectors jostling for position

Rules of origin pose questions for sectors jostling for position

Although the free trade agreement between the European Union and Vietnam will offer great opportunities for wood investors and exporters, its rules of origin may not provide a big boon to local textile and garment businesses.
Providing compliance for origin of exports

Providing compliance for origin of exports

Exporters are seeing an increase in complexities when it comes to moving goods to the United States, amid global tensions and trade disputes with the world’s major powers.
Food safety in industrial zones a major concern

Food safety in industrial zones a major concern

Food safety is still a major concern at public canteens in Hanoi, especially at factory cafeterias in industrial zones, according to officials.