Vietnam trade eased, but restraints remain

Goodman, Davis P.
December 1998
World Trade;Dec98, Vol. 11 Issue 12, p24
Trade Publication
Points out the significant barriers that still exist in trading activities between the United States and Vietnam. Higher column 2 duty rates for Vietnamese exports to the United States; Lower tariffs that apply to imports from countries that enjoy Normal Trade Relations status; Use of extreme caution when negotiating payments with Vietnamese buyers or partners; Limits on foreign ownership of joint ventures in Hanoi.


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