Vietnam has Strict Rules for Automakers

Vietnam makes it tough for any automotive manufacturer to export its goods into the country.  In fact, even just last year, many automakers halted their shipments to avoid the cumbersome restrictions into the country.  An article found in the Asian Review indicates that Vietnam will […]

USDA growing Agricultural Trade in Vietnam

USDA Opens New Office in Vietnam to Help Facilitate Increasing Agricultural Trade Release & Contact Info Press Release Release No. 0040.18 Visit Press Release Contact: USDA Press Email: press@oc.usda.gov WASHINGTON, Feb. 22, 2018 — The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service […]

TPP Today and USA Trade Relations Updates

President Trump recently visited several Asian countries to discuss bilateral trade relations, including Vietnam, China, and the Philippines. Trump’s Visit to Asia During the same time, the remaining member countries of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal have continued to modify and push forward on the […]

Biggest Trade Deal Ever: Trans-Pacific Partnership

Biggest Trade Deal Ever: Trans-Pacific Partnership The trade delegates involved with The Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement finally reach a deal. The Trans-Pacific Partnership is made up of 12 countries, including The United States.  This partnership makes up the largest regional trade collaboration in history, however still […]

Vietnam, South Korea seal FTA, target doubling of trade

Vietnam, South Korea seal FTA, target doubling of trade Excerpt from: Reuters | By: Ho Binh Minh | May 05 2015   Vietnam signed a free trade agreement (FTA) with South Korea which is expected to boost its exports to the Korean market and more than […]

Vietnam hit by rare strike at major footwear factory

Vietnam hit by rare strike at major footwear factory Excerpt from American Journal of Transportation | By: Reuters | March 31, 2015 Thousands of workers at a major factory in southern Vietnam went on strike for a fifth day on Tuesday in protest over social […]

Vietnam and China Situation Leads to More Action

The Vietnam-China situation mentioned recently looks to have ventured even further than anticipated. According to Hong Kong CNN, “Two Chinese ships arrived at the coast of Vietnam on Monday to begin efforts to collect thousands of Chinese citizens who are fleeing the country after deadly attacks […]

Vietnam Mobs Attack Factories

Vietnam mobs attack local factories that may be Chinese-owned.  Read below: As mentioned on Reuters.com, “Thousands of Vietnamese set fire to foreign factories and rampaged in industrial zones in the south of the country in an angry reaction to Chinese oil drilling in a part […]