Workers at Saigon Garment 3 Company (Photo: SGGP)

Export import turnover exceeds $440 billion

Vietnam’s export import turnover is estimated to reach US$440.45 billion in the first 11 months this year, increasing 13.4 percent compared to the same period last year, reported General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Garment and textile products account for 29 percent of HCMC's export turnover to South Korea (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam-South Korea FTA highly increases two way trade turnover

The two way export import turnover between Vietnam and South Korea neared US$45 billion during the first ten months this year, increasing 52 percent over the same period last year thanks to Vietnam-South Korea Free Trade Agreement (VKFTA).
Green peel pomelo has been favorite export item (Photo: SGGP)

Vegetable, fruit export import turnover strongly increases

Vegetable and fruit export turnover raised 44.2 percent to reach US$2.64 billion since early this year while import was up 78.2 percent to hit $1.53 billion, creating a trade surplus of $1.49 billion.
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Vietnam-US trade turnover increases by 11 percent

Two way trade turnover between Vietnam and the US reached $15.47 billion in early May this year, up 11 percent over the same period in 2016, reported the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Steel is one of commodities seeing trade deficit in the first four months this year (Photo: SGGP)

Trade deficit nears $2.8 billion in four months

Vietnam’s trade deficit neared US$2.8 billion in the first four months this year, approximating 4.5 percent of export import turnover, reported the Ministry of Industry and Trade.