Currently, the Ministry of Industry and Trade is drafting the Decree on detailing the Commercial Law regarding goods purchase and sale activities or goods purchase and sale related activities of foreign – invested enterprises in Vietnam (hereinafter referred as “Draft Decree”). The Draft Decree will replace Decree No. 23/2007/NĐ-CP dated on February 12, 2007.

The Draft Decree is envisaged to affect FDI Enterprises that are proceeding trading activities, exportation, distribution or processing of goods…; establishing wholesale or retail units. These FDI enterprises will have to meet the requirements in the Draft Decree when there is a request to adjust business lines in granted licenses & certificates.

In order to ensure the rationality of the Draft Decree and the rights/benefits of the enterprises, VBF would like to call for your comments on the Draft Decree and submit our comments to relevant ministries/agencies.

Please be kindly noted that:

  • Click for Draft Decree. Only Vietnamese version is available.
  • Your comments should be in this Template both in English and Vietnamese.
  • Your comments will be sent to VBF Secretariat at for consolidation and the deadline is before 12.00 PM on 13 May 2016.

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