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  • Protecting the legal interests of the cashew industry 05/05/2023

    May 5th, 2023

    On May 4, Mr. Bach Khanh Nhut, Standing Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas), said that regarding the urgent petition of the cashew industry, the Trade Remedies Department - Ministry of Industry and Trade had a direct discussion. and plan to work directly with Vinacas to protect the legal interests of the cashew industry. cover legal requirements for the industry Illustration - Source: IT Previously, Mr. Trinh Anh Tuan, Director of the Trade Remedies Department, said that he had asked for data from the customs on the sudden increase of cashew kernel imports, affecting the domestic industry as reflected by Vinacas. According to Vinacas, in the first 2 months of 2023, more than 10,158 tons of cashew kernels were imported and in 2022, 78,583 tons were imported into Vietnam. This comes from Vietnam's policy of tax-free import of cashews of all kinds while African countries are exempt from export tax on kernels but tax exports of raw cashews.