Brief on foreign direct investment of the first four months of 2019

Export:Export of foreign investment sector (including crude oil) was 55.42 billion USD, up 4% over the same period in 2018 and accounting for 70.4% of export turnover. Export excluding crude oil was 54.68 billion USD, up 3.9% as compared to the same period in 2018 and accounting for 69.4% of export turnover. In the first 4 months of 2019, the export of the foreign investment sector increased in value but decreased in growth rate as compared to the same period in 2018 (in the first 4 months of 2018, exports including crude oil increased 18.9%; export excluding crude oil increased 20.3%.

Industrial sector records 9.2 percent expansion in January-April

5/16/2019 11:00:22 AM

The industrial production index (IIP) for the first four months of this year increased by an estimated 9.2 percent year on year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Trade surplus estimated at 711 million USD in four months

5/16/2019 10:42:10 AM

In the first four months of 2019, the export revenue was estimated at 78.76 billion USD, up 5.8 percent from a year earlier. The figure consisted of 23.33 billion USD contributed by domestic companies and 55.43 billion USD (including crude oil) by foreign invested firms, respectively rising by 10.5 percent and 4 percent.

Highlights of economy in first four months

5/16/2019 10:37:48 AM

Viet Nam’s industrial production in the first four months this year was estimated to increase by 9.2% against the same period of 2018, mainly fuelled by strong growth of manufacturing and processing according to official statistics.

Preliminary assessment of Vietnam international merchandise trade performance in the first quarter of 2019

5/10/2019 11:55:36 AM

According to trade statistics of Vietnam Customs, in March 2019, a 53.7% upwards in total external merchandise turnover of Vietnam was recorded on a month-on-month basis. Exports jumped 63.8 %, to USD 22.78 billion and imports remarkably went up 44.2%, to USD 21.15 billion as compared to the result of February 2019. As a result, there was a USD 1.63 billion surplus in Vietnam’s trade balance in this month.

Preliminary assessment of Vietnam international merchandise trade performance in the second half of March, 2019

5/6/2019 9:43:31 AM

The Vietnam Customs Statistics announced that in the second half of March, 2019 the total Vietnam’s exports of US dollars 11.75 billion and imports of nearly US dollars 10.68 billion resulted in a trade surplus of US dollars 1.08 billion. Accordingly, the total value of export and import turnover of Vietnam in the second half of March was over US dollars 22.43 billion, up by 5.3% as compared to the first half of March-2019. Furthermore, in the first 3 months of 2019, Vietnam was in trade surplus of USD 1.08 billion.

Preliminary assessment of Vietnam international merchandise trade performance in the first half of March, 2019

5/5/2019 11:58:28 AM

The Vietnam Customs Statistics announced that in the first half (01-15/3/2019) of March-2019 , Vietnam’s total exports of US dollars 10.95 billion and imports of US dollars 10.34 billion resulted in a trade surplus of nearly US dollars 0.61 billion. Accordingly, the total value of export and import turnover of Vietnam in the first half of March was US dollars 21.3 billion, went up by 18.6% as compared to the second half of February-2019.

ASEAN Infographics: A new approach to visualize regional statisticss A new approach to visualize regional statistics

4/10/2019 11:04:16 AM

Visualisation of statistics and data is an important method that helps users to understand the results of experiments and simulations. It’s indispensable to the verification process and the deep comprehension and communication of the data, particularly for decision making. Visualisation of data and statistics focuses on techniques for presenting data in visual ways to support understanding of the underlying patterns, whether it’s done for research, scienceor for decision makers. Using these special techniques, visualisations help to communicate complex science to a general audience.

Preliminary assessment of Vietnam international merchandise trade performance in whole year 2018

4/10/2019 11:01:11 AM

 According to trade statistics of Vietnam Customs, in December 2018, a 7.5% downward in total external merchandise turnover of Vietnam was recorded on month-on-month basis. Exports went down 9.7%, to USD 19.64 billion and imports decreased 5.3%, to USD 20.45 billion as compared to the result of November 2018. As a result, there was a USD 811 million deficit in Vietnam’s trade balance in this month.

Highlights of trade between Vietnam and the United States during 2010-2018 and January of 2019

4/10/2019 10:55:57 AM

Trade data compiled by General Department of Viet Nam Customs recorded a steady rise in bilateral merchandise trade between Vietnam and the United States of America (USA) during period of 2010-2018 with annual growth rate of nearly 16.4% on average. Moreover, trade-in-goods value between the two countries grew up nearly 3 times, from USD 18.01 billion recorded in 2010 to USD 60.28 billion reported for 2018.