dhl-logo
DHL Guide > Blog > Weekly Trade Updates > Global Business Network Live | E-commerce in Vietnam | UK economic growth

Weekly Trade Updates

We're here to help you get the information and advice you need to make
the most of international business opportunities and successfully ship overseas...


Global Business Network Live | E-commerce in Vietnam | UK economic growth

Global Business Network Live 2016
 
Secrets to SME Exporter Success
 

The British Chambers of Commerce Global Business Network Live event will take place on 1 November 2016.

The BCC Global Business Live event is designed to provide British businesses of all sizes and sectors with the knowledge, expertise, advice, and contacts to succeed overseas.

DHL sponsors the event, and will support the Secrets to SME Exporter Success panel discussion, featuring Chamber members from across the UK, and an afternoon breakout stream which gives attendees export tips for success.

 
BOOK YOUR SEAT
 

E-commerce in Vietnam
 
Online shopping growth in Vietnam
 

According to eMarketer, retail e-commerce sales in Vietnam are set to grow by more than 20 per cent per year to reach $2.08 billion in 2017.

In addition, Q&Me has found that 52 per cent of consumers surveyed used a home PC to make digital purchases, while 47 per cent used a smartphone browser. 40 per cent of respondents also used a mobile app to make their purchase.

Fashion, technology, and appliances were in the top three most popular product categories purchased.

 
FIND OUT MORE
 
 
Shopping
 
Shoppers drive UK economic growth
 

Consumer spending in Q2 2016 increased by 0.9 per cent compared to the previous quarter. This is the fastest rate since 2014 and above the 0.6 per cent growth estimated by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Figures from the ONS found that this growth was also supported by a rise in business investment.

Additional forecasts for UK and global economic growth during 2016 and 2017 can be found in the British Chambers of Commerce and DHL Quarterly International Trade Outlook for Q2 2016.

 
READ MORE
 

Thursday 25 August 2016

Want to discuss trading internationally?

Call us on 0844 248 0675 between 8.30am and 5.30pm, Monday to Friday or simply click below and send us an email.

Calls to DHL UK phone numbers beginning ‘084’ cost 7 pence per minute, plus your phone company’s

Email us now

Would you like to open an account?

If you're trading internationally, there are lots of benefits to opening an account.

Apply now

Ready to send a shipment?

If you need to send something today, don’t worry you can click, call or even drop off at a local DHL Servicepoint.

Ship now

Delivering your business to the world...

We go to the ends of the earth and back to support businesses’ import and export needs. Whatever you’re shipping; whenever it needs to get there - DHL is the perfect partner for businesses of all sizes working in overseas markets.

That’s the speed of yellow.

Recent Updates

2017

2016

2015

2014

Sign up for the DHL newsletter

for advice on trading internationally

CLOSE
CLOSE