The latest statistics from the Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development show that agriculture, forestry and aquaculture export turnover in November 2013 reached an estimated $2.42 billion, bringing the figure to $25.25 billion, a 1.5 percent increase compared to the previous year.
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, Detroit Mayor Dave Bing and Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein announced a $20 million partnership to bring the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses initiative to Detroit to help create jobs and economic growth.
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Estonia's City of Tallinn's Long-term foreign and local currency ratings at A with Stable Outlook. Fitch has also affirmed Tallinn's Short-term foreign currency rating at F1.
Although copper remains Chile's largest commodity export (60 percent), food exports from Chile are increasing with several products such as fresh grapes, blueberries and salmon leading exports in world markets.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that as part of his Buffalo Billion initiative, New York State will build a state-of-the-art anchor hub facility for high tech and green energy businesses at RiverBend in the City of Buffalo.