• An Giang
  • Binh Duong
  • Binh Phuoc
  • Binh Thuan
  • Binh Dinh
  • Bac Lieu
  • Bac Giang
  • Bac Kan
  • Bac Ninh
  • Ben Tre
  • Cao Bang
  • Ca Mau
  • Can Tho
  • Dien Bien
  • Da Nang
  • Da Lat
  • Dak Lak
  • Dak Nong
  • Dong Nai
  • Dong Thap
  • Gia Lai
  • Ha Noi
  • Ho Chi Minh
  • Ha Giang
  • Ha Nam
  • Ha Tinh
  • Hoa Binh
  • Hung Yen
  • Hai Duong
  • Hai Phong
  • Hau Giang
  • Khanh Hoa
  • Kien Giang
  • Kon Tum
  • Lai Chau
  • Long An
  • Lao Cai
  • Lam Dong
  • Lang Son
  • Nam Dinh
  • Nghe An
  • Ninh Binh
  • Ninh Thuan
  • Phu Tho
  • Phu Yen
  • Quang Binh
  • Quang Nam
  • Quang Ngai
  • Quang Ninh
  • Quang Tri
  • Soc Trang
  • Son La
  • Thanh Hoa
  • Thai Binh
  • Thai Nguyen
  • Thua Thien Hue
  • Tien Giang
  • Tra Vinh
  • Tuyen Quang
  • Tay Ninh
  • Vinh Long
  • Vinh Phuc
  • Vung Tau
  • Yen Bai

Viet Nam is biggest trade partner of Canada in ASEAN

VGP - Viet Nam's trade value with Canada hit nearly CAD14 billion (or US$10.37 billion) in 2023, making the nation the biggest trade partner of Canada in ASEAN.

February 20, 2024 4:05 PM GMT+7
Viet Nam is biggest trade partner of Canada in ASEAN - Ảnh 1.

Vietnamese Ambassador to Canada Pham Vinh Quang released the above figure at a recent conference held in Ottawa, Canada.

At the event, Pham said, both Viet Nam and Canada share a common vision and interests about the Indo-Pacific.

Both nations committed to developing this region in an open, comprehensive and sustainable manner with respect for laws and regional structures to create a peaceful, and stable environment and promote closer economic linkage, he noted.

The two sides elevated ties to a comprehensive partnership in 2017, he said, adding that both countries are members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP).

The conference which took place in preparation for the upcoming visit of Canadian Minister of Export Promotion, International Trade and Economic Development Mary Ng to Viet Nam from March 27-29.

Mary Ng is expected to be accompanied by 150 businesses operating in such areas as food processing, biomedical, clean energy, new technology, information technology, creative technology and aviation.

The visit aims to strengthen Viet Nam-Canada comprehensive partnership and increase the presence of Canada in ASEAN.

This is the first trade mission in 2024 organized by the Canadian Government as Canada is implementing the Indo-Pacific Strategy worth CAD2.3 billion (US$1.7 billion).

Launched in November 2022, the ten-year strategy is expected to see Canada fulfilling the goals of promoting peace, resilience and security, expanding trade-investment and supply chain resilience, investing in and connecting people, building a sustainable and green future, and consolidating partnerships./.