TURNOVER GROWTH EXPORT TO BEL
According to statistics, in the first 2 months of 2016, commodity exports from Vietnam to Belgium reached 297.58 million, up 13.6% over the same period last year.
Belgium is an important market in the EU for Vietnam's exports. Belgium has a high import demand, most of the imported goods that Belgium Vietnam were also found strength in the export of Vietnam such as footwear, textiles, seafood, bags ... Belgium is the largest market for imports of building stone, wood, coal, rubber and coffee in Vietnam.
Valuable commodity largest exporter to Belgium in the first 2 months of 2016 as footwear, valued at 130.27 million, up 29.85% over the same period last year.
Ranked second in turnover following items are textiles shoes, worth 28.34 million US dollars, down 9.63% over the same period last year, accounting for 9.5% of total export value.
Among the items that growth in turnover in the iron and steel products with the strongest growth, up 336.97% compared with the same period last year.
Vietnam to export more and more through the seaports and airports of Belgium to the European market. If any items have been successful in the Belgian market, it will succeed in penetrating the EU market in general. That also means that all the safety standards of food hygiene, engineering, high demands on the quality of goods ... are posing sternly.
In order to boost exports to markets in Belgium, in the opinion of experts, in addition to strengthening the presence of the product through the fair on a regular basis, Vietnam now needs a powerful transformation, from price competition to competition on productivity and quality in order to maintain credibility in the market and the market in particular Belgium European Union (EU) in general.
Improve the quality factor should also be taken into account, because the Belgian market as well as the EU countries despite high acceptance rates, but there are very strict requirements on product quality, accompanied by after-sales services and a clear commitment.
Figures from the General Administration of Customs of exports to Belgium first 2 months of 2016