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Editor’s pickBIFA WOOD Vietnam postponed to 11th to 14th March 2021

02-07-2020
Vietnam, BIFA WOOD, Exhibition, COVID-19

BIFA WOOD Vietnam was scheduled to be held from 27th to 30th October 2020. However, due to the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the exhibition has been postponed to 11th to 14th March 2021. The postponement seeks to protect the safety and well-being of all exhibitors, sponsors, delegates, trade attendees and staff, as well as to …

First Vietnam Sustainable Forest Management Certificates granted to rubber forests

04-06-2020
Vietnam Sustainable Forest Management Certificates, Vietnam Rubber Group, VRG

The first Vietnam Sustainable Forest Management Certificates has been granted to more than 11,400 ha of rubber forests under the management of the Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG), reported Nhan Dan Online. The Vietnam Administration of Forestry (VNFOREST) granted the certificates to VRG companies, including the Binh Long, Phu Rieng and Dau Tieng …

Vietnam wood and wood product export earnings see 6% growth in first four months of 2020

19-05-2020
Vietnam, wood and wood products, export, earnings, markets, performance, first 4 months, 2020

Vietnam’s coronavirus situation in control After a week with no new corona cases Vietnam's government eased its 22-day social distancing requirement on 23 April allowing some businesses to reopen. Vietnam acted very fast when the virus outbreak was detected in China by closing the border, reported ITTO. With only 288 confirmed corona cases …

Vietnam’s wood processing firms surviving and eyeing post-pandemic opportunities

13-05-2020
Vietnam, wood processing, manufacturing, post-pandemic, opportunities

Many wood processing firms from Vietnam have managed to operate despite the COVID-19 pandemic and many have even rolled out new measures to take advantage of the opportunities on offer when the pandemic is over, reported Vietnam News. Vu Hai Bang, CEO of Woodsland, one of the country’s leading furniture exporters, said that while his …

Vietnam’s exports surge in four months despite pandemic

08-05-2020
Vietnam, trade, import, export, surge, January, April, 2020, wood products, pandemic

According to statistics released by the General Statistics Office (GSO), Vietnam's export value saw a year-on-year increase of nearly 5 per cent to an estimated US$82.94 billion in the first four months of 2020 despite the ongoing pandemic, reported Vietnam News. Domestic companies generated $26.45 billion from exports during the period, an …

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