EVFTA Agreement: Opportunities and challenges for Vietnam's maritime industry

Time: Thursday, July 30, 2020

Organizers: Vietnam Maritime Bureau and European Business Association in Vietnam


Main presentations:

1. Presentation: "Commitments of the Vietnam - EU Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) are expected to affect the activities and import and export turnover of goods between Vietnam - EU" - Ms. Nguyen Son Tra - Deputy Director of WTO and Trade Negotiation Division, Multilateral Trade Policy Department, Ministry of Industry and Trade;

2. Presentation: "EVFTA: Cooperation opportunities in marine service industry to meet the demand of import-export in the coming time.". - Mr. Oliver Regner - Executive Director of European Business Association in Vietnam;

3. Speech of Vietnam National Shipping Lines - VINALINES - Mr. Le Quang Trung - Deputy General Director of Vietnam Maritime Corporation;

Presentation: "Prospects of cooperation between Vietnam Maritime University and the EU in the context of the coming into force of the EVFTA Agreement". - Assoc. TS Pham Son Duong, Rector of Vietnam Maritime University;

5. Speech: "The maritime industry sees growth opportunities as EVFTA is implemented". - Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuong - Deputy Head of Shipping and Maritime Services Division, Vietnam Maritime Administration;

6. Presentation: "Engine of economic growth Third party operated jetty" - Mr. Bruno Jaspaert, General Director of Deep C industrial zone.

Related documents in Vietnamese are attached below: