Exports to EU increase by over 18% in first half
VGP – Viet Nam’s export turnover to 27 European Union member states witnessed a year-on-year increase of 18.3% in the first half of 2021.
The news was released at a video-conference jointly held by the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) on August 27 to review one-year implementation of the EU-Viet Nam free trade agreement (EVFTA).
At the event, the participants shared success stories and remaining obstacles especially amidst the COVID-19 pandemic time with a view to optimizing opportunities brought by the new-generation trade deal which came into effect on August 1, 2020.
By Kim Loan