Vietnam sees trade surplus at US$17 billion

Vietnam sees trade surplus at US$17 billion

According to the General Department of Vietnam Customs, the total import-export value of Vietnam in September was estimated at US$51.5 billion, up 2.1 percent over the previous month.
Trade surplus estimated at US$1 billion in July

Trade surplus estimated at US$1 billion in July

The trade balance of goods in July is estimated to have a trade surplus of US$1 billion. In the first seven months of this year, the trade balance saw a trade surplus of $6.5 billion, of which, the domestic economic sector had a trade deficit of $11.1 billion, and the foreign-invested sector, including crude oil, recorded a trade surplus of $17.6 billion.
Trade deficit at nearly US$1 million in May

Trade deficit at nearly US$1 million in May

According to the General Department of Vietnam Customs, the trade balance of Vietnam saw an estimated trade deficit of US$900 million in May, but still recorded a trade surplus of $1.88 billion in the first five months of this year.
Vietnam posts trade surplus to India

Vietnam posts trade surplus to India

Statistics by the General Department of Vietnam Customs, in the first three months of this year, the two-way trade between Vietnam and India exceeded US$2.34 billion.
The shoe factory of the Ha Tay Chemical Weave Co. Ltd in Hanoi's Ba Vi district (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam likely to post trade surplus for fourth straight year

With a record trade surplus of US$9.12 billion over the first 11 months and year-on-year export growth of 7.8 percent, experts believe that 2019 will be the fourth straight year Vietnam will post a trade surplus.

Producing rubber for export at Thong Nhat Rubber Joint Stock Company. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnamese enterprises speed up to achieve export goal

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, growth in export turnover has been imbalanced with exports to the US, the EU, Japan and South Korea remaining steady whereas exports to China dropping heavily in both volume and value.