Japan invests 2,240 projects in Vietnam

Japan is the largest investor in Vietnam with 2,237 investment projects and total registered capital of US$35.38 billion as of March 2014.

Production at Japanese-invested Inax Viet Nam Company (Photo: VNA)

Average capital of a Japanese project is US$15.8 million, higher than the average of foreign direct investment projects in Vietnam, which is US$14.58 million.

Japanese companies invested in 18 out of Vietnam’s 21 economic zones.

Of the 18 invested zones, the processing and manufacturing industry has 1,213 projects with total registered capital of US$29.82 billion. These account for 54.2 percent and 84.3 percent of total projects and capital.

Vietnam has investments from 101 nations and territories.

By T.Quang – Translated by Hai Mien

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