The Urgency To Transform Vietnam Cold Chain Logistics

Abivin

With the rise of living standards in Vietnam, the demand for high-quality food is increasing rapidly. Currently, Vietnam is one of the five largest fruit and vegetable exporting countries in the world thanks to strong growth in markets such as China, Japan, the USA, Russia, Indonesia, Taiwan, and South Korea (2). Broken cold chain logistics is a common occurrence in Vietnam’s food retail market, especially the general trade channels”.

Distribution Models in Vietnam: Primary, Secondary, and Last-mile Distribution

Abivin

Vietnam has over 150 shopping centers, 800 supermarkets, 9,000 traditional markets and 2.2 There are 3 common models regarding distribution in Vietnam: Primary distribution, Secondary distribution, and Last-mile distribution. Supermarkets are thus mushrooming as the favorite distributor in Vietnam. Vietnam has 1,765 convenience stores in total up to now, which means one store serves roughly 54,400 people [3].

The Status of Logistics in Vietnam: A Very Brief Appraisal

Logistics Bureau

To help you with your research, we decided to put together this brief summary of the logistics landscape in Vietnam. If your company currently has any manufacturing outsourced to China and is starting to feel the impact of rising costs, you might consider Vietnam as an attractive alternative.

Vietnam’s Air Exports to the U.S. Increase as China-U.S. Trade War Simmers

Logistics Trends and Insights

Our latest Freightwaves article looks at Vietnam’s air exports to the U.S. VietnamFor the first four months of this year, air export volume increased 16.7% while air export customs value increased 29.7%. Smartphones were the largest commodity that was exported to the U.S. during this period. Air Cargo Asia Exports Imports Trade US Smartphones U.S.

Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City) Workshops

LSCMS

Location: Vietnam Institute of Logistics (VIL). 3, Ho Chi Minh City, VietNam. Vietnam diploma education ho chi minh city saigon schedule subjects vietnamPlease refer to the timetable for upcoming workshops on our events page. Formerly known as MGC Institute of Logistics (MIL)]. Thien Son Building 8th floor. 05 Nguyen Gia Thieu St., Dist. Email: info@vil.com.vn. Tel: (84-8) 39330148 Fax:(84-8) 39330147. Website: www.vil.com.vn.

Supply Chain News on Companies Moving Sourcing Out of China, but Vietnam, other Countries not Ready for Prime Time

Supply Chain Digest

Vietnam is Practically Sold Out of Capacity, but Finding Component Sources is Major Challenges

India or Vietnam, Who’s The New China?

Insights Solutions Global

India or Vietnam, which one is the new China? The post India or Vietnam, Who’s The New China? This is a question that's been on manufacturers' mind for a long time. In this post, we'll share with you our insights about these 2 countries and see if we can get to the bottom of the question. appeared first on Insight Solutions Global. Insight

MobiVi: Establishing Credit Lending In Vietnam Using Telecom Technologies

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

MobiVi: Establishing Credit Lending In Vietnam Using Telecom Technologies By Hau Lee (Stanford), Jawad Masood (UCLA), and Christopher Tang (UCLA). Like many developing countries, access to credit for middle and lower classes through formal banking channels is limited in Vietnam. By the end of 2011, there were one million credit cards issued in Vietnam only to the high-income class because of the absence of a personal credit bureau.

Vietnam ‘has bitten off more than it can chew’ as it struggles with growth

American Global Logistics

The Loadstar – Air cargo capacity serving Vietnam is on the rise. The post Vietnam ‘has bitten off more than it can chew’ as it struggles with growth appeared first on AGL. Last week, Ethiopian Airlines started a weekly B777F service to Bangkok and Hanoi, and in line with the carrier’s triangular strategy, the flight is routed from its home base via Europe to Asia. These flights make Ethiopian the first African carrier to operate […].

Global Supply Chain News on Chinese Factories becoming Desperate, Li and Fung CEO Says

Supply Chain Digest

Vietnam has Benefitted, but is Now Almost Sold Out

Lone survivor rescued from cargo ship off Vietnam coast

Logistics Middle East

Philippines officials confirm two bodies recovered & 16 crew missing

The Importance of Building Successful Relationships in Emerging Markets

PLS Logistics

Analyzation of countries such as Myanmar, Vietnam, and Cambodia, prove that emerging markets are popular again, as suppliers are increasingly flocking to these new manufacturing hubs. Small, independent suppliers within emerging markets offer great benefits to established retailers in developed markets, and the relationship is one that is valuable and extremely worthwhile for both parties. Supply Chain Culture Manufacturing Retail Emerging Markets International Suppliers Relationships

Supply Chain Video News on What Countries will Benefit Most from TPP

Supply Chain Digest

New Study from the World Bank Puts Vietnam at the Top of the Lis, and the USA Last

Shortages in Medical Supplies Linked to Imports

Logistics Trends and Insights

Vietnam. year-over-year as compared to January 2019: Increases were also noted in three other top-five importing countries for the month of January with imports from Burma and Indonesia more than doubling compared to January 2019 and volumes from Vietnam increasing 21.7% Disruptions in global trade have impacted businesses across all industries as well as by consumers at the cash register.

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From Dirt to Denim: A Global Textile Logistics Story

CH Robinson Transportfolio

From Vietnam, China, Egypt, Israel, and the U.S., One of the most rewarding parts of logistics is keeping the world’s economies running—and not just at the end-product stage. For instance, our global textile logistics team uses country-specific knowledge and expertise across trade lanes to take your everyday blue jeans from dirt to denim. it takes supply chain experts to move raw materials and bring the finished product to your doorstep.

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Top 7 Digital Transformation Technologies For The Supply Chain

Abivin

In Vietnam, the mechanization in Logistics activities has started to take new initiatives. 8]Vietnam Logistics ,,Report 2019, Ministry of Industry and Trade (Vietnam), page 41. ,[9]. ,Industry, 4.0

Etihad Cargo announces freighter operations to Hanoi

Logistics Middle East

Freighter service between Abu Dhabi and Vietnam''s capital city starts

The Small & Medium Enterprises (SME) World – LogiSYM July 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

William currently resides and operates from Hong Kong, Singapore and Vietnam. Governments around the world are rightly concerned about the current and after-effects of Covid-19 on their economies and particularly, on small businesses. Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) are the backbone of domestic economies – generally accounting for more than 90% of all businesses, more than 50% of all employment and more than 50% of Gross Domestic Product.

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Bringing It All Back Home – OTR TMS Supports Reversion to Regional Manufacturing

Supply Chain Collaborator

With trade wars and tariffs pinching operational profitability, manufacturers are looking at alternative locales like VietNam, India and, Mexico. Will the trend toward a return to “regional manufacturing” boost volumes in over the road transportation in North America as manufacturers move away from Asian overseas operations?

Trade Logistics Gap Persists Between Developed and Developing Countries

Material Handling and Logistics

Among the lower-middle income group countries, large economies such as India and Indonesia and emerging economies such as Vietnam and Cote d'Ivoire stand out as top performers. .

What you should know about ASEAN Last Mile Delivery

Abivin

While Singapore consistently remains ASEAN’s best destination for logistics investors, countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion, such as Vietnam, are boosting their logististics industry. According to SpirEresearch, Vietnam’s logistics sector grew by 12% throughout the year of 2016.

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Global Logistics—January 2016

Inbound Logistics

sign liberalized air transport deal; global manufacturers shift production to Bangladesh, Thailand, Korea and Vietnam

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Don’t Fret: Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement will not play havoc with the economic development of developing countries

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

TPP is a unprecedented trade deal in history because it involves 12 countries (United States, Japan, Australia, Peru, Malaysia, Vietnam, New Zealand, Chile, Singapore, Canada, Mexico, and Brunei Darussalam), which accounts for 40% of global trade. (The Felipe Caro and Christopher S. Tang, UCLA Anderson School.

US reshoring index hits record high even before COVID-19 pandemic

EFT

The Reshoring Index compares US domestic manufacturing gross output to the level of manufacturing imports from 14 traditional Asian low-cost countries (LCCs): China, Taiwan, Malaysia, India, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, and Cambodia. Much of China's loss was Vietnam's gain," said Patrick Van den Bossche , Kearney partner and co-author of the study. "Of

How to Handle Logistics During Chinese New Year

Material Handling and Logistics

Vietnam – Lunar New Year – February 14-20 . “By implementing a few critical steps in advance of the holiday, shippers can avoid unnecessary bottlenecks and continue business with little or no interruption,” says Frank Guenzerodt, CEO of Dachser USA. With Chinese New Year approaching fast workers will travel throughout the country to return to their families and celebrate the New Year, with all manufacturing shutting down for the duration. The country will celebrate from Feb.

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Emirates' new Asian route expandes bellyhold capacity

Logistics Middle East

Emirates will launch a daily service from Dubai to Yangon in Myanmar and Hanoi in Vietnam, adding 20 tonnes in bellyhold capacity to its Asian network

Chinese New Year Shutdown 2020: How to Prepare

ShipBob

In mainland China (and even in other countries that celebrate the holiday such as Indonesia, Malaysia, North Korea, Singapore, South Korea, Vietnam, and Brunei), the Chinese New Year holiday is a very big deal.

BEST Inc. expands its express delivery services in Southeast Asia

EFT

BEST's launch of express delivery services in Malaysia, Cambodia and Singapore follows its entry into Thailand and Vietnam last year. Integrated supply chain solutions and logistics services provider BEST Inc., which hails from in China, is expanding into Southeast Asia. The Company plans to operate a total of twelve sortation centers and around 400 service stations across Malaysia, Cambodia and Singapore over the next three years.

China's Chip Hack on US Supply Chain Could Have Far-Reaching Consequences

Material Handling and Logistics

Vietnam and elsewhere in the world have developed specialization at discrete steps in manufacturing or assembly for computing equipment. The supply chain attack could have siphoned corporate secrets and government information while leaving few fingerprints.

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Is Traffic Congestion Slowing Down Your Delivery During Peak Season? We Got A Solution!

Abivin

Magnitudes of congestion Traffic congestion is an escalating problem worldwide, especially in developing countries with a high rate of economic growth, increase in population and unmet infrastructure needs like Vietnam. According to the Vietnam Institute for Transportation and Development Policy under the Ministry of Transport, the annual traffic congestion cost of its capital city (Hanoi) reaches 1.2

Redesign to Improve Value: A Case Study of a Supply Chain Leader

Supply Chain Shaman

For example, we produce in Vietnam and China. Vietnam is a low-cost market to produce products. Our factory is efficient; yet, it costs us more to manufacture the product in Vietnam because of a lack of local raw materials – compared to manufacturing it in the US, shipping it, and paying duties on a landed basis. This week, I will speak at Llamasoft’s conference on improving supply chain network design.

Top 6 Wholesale Distribution Trends for 2019

EMERGE App

China, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Malaysia produced Japanese branded goods. For example, Vietnam supplies replacement exports for frozen shrimp, leather goods, bags, and furniture. Other likely recipients may include Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, and the Philippines. Cambodia, Indonesia, and Vietnam may see a negligible effect because of their low participation in the Chinese production chain. of Vietnam’s GDP alone. Introduction.

The Remarkable Supply Chain of the Coffee Bean

Unleashed

The majority of the world’s coffee beans are grown in Brazil, Vietnam, Peru and Colombia, but can also be grown in other favourable, humid climates. For so many people, coffee is a staple of their everyday routine.

Dr. Hau Lee on the New Supply Chain—and What to Watch Out for in TPP

Elementum

Nike manufacturers are based in China, Indonesia, and Vietnam. If the fabric is sourced in China but processed in Vietnam, will it count as being made in Vietnam? I would advise supply chain managers to avoid looking at the broad strokes”—moving their manufacturing out of China to Vietnam, for example—“and understand the whole product structure. Welcome to the third installment of Supply Chain Spotlight, Elementum’s interview series.

Maersk’s Transformation Embraces Digital Forwarding

Logistics Trends and Insights

Twill currently serves full container load, ocean services from port to door, importing from China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan territories), India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia to the UK, Spain, Poland, Mexico, United States, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, Germany, India, China (including Hong Kong and Taiwan territories) or the Czech Republic. Traditional Forwarder – 0. Digital Forwarder – 1.