GDP in first half of 2022 up 6.42%

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the first six months of 2022 expanded by 6.42%, higher than the 5.74% recorded in the same period last year.

Textile enterprises' results mixed in second half of 2022

7/4/2022 12:07:29 PM

Textile and garment export turnover in the first six months of 2022 is estimated to increase 23% on-year to about 22 billion USD, reaching the highest level ever, according to the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association.

UOB raises Vietnam’s projected GDP growth to 7% this year

7/1/2022 3:00:30 PM

Singapore-based United Overseas Bank (UOB) has raised Vietnam’s projected GDP growth this year to 7% thanks to the country’s impressive economic growth recorded in the second quarter of the year.

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus of 710 million USD in six months

6/30/2022 3:54:32 PM

Vietnam enjoyed a trade surplus of 710 million USD in the first six months of 2022, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported on June 29.

Vietnam’s CPI up 2.44% in six months

6/30/2022 3:43:13 PM

Vietnam’s consumer price index (CPI) in the January – June period rose by 2.44% year-on-year while its core inflation edged up 1.25%, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported at a press conference on June 29.

Preliminary assessment of Vietnam international merchandise trade performance in the first 5 months of 2022

6/28/2022 2:15:12 PM

According to trade statistics of Vietnam Customs, in May 2022, a 3.4% downwards in total external merchandise turnover of Vietnam was recorded as compared to the result of April 2022.

Preliminary assessment of Vietnam international merchandise trade performance in the second half of May, 2022

6/28/2022 2:07:54 PM

Accordingly, the total value of export and import turnover of Vietnam in the second half of May was over US dollars 35.17 billion, up by 24.2% as compared to the first half of May-2022.

Vietnam FDI inflow plunges 8.9% in first half

6/28/2022 1:56:32 PM

Vietnam has attracted US$14.03 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first six months of 2022, a drop of 8.9% compared to the same period last year, according to data compiled by the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Pangasius exports likely to rake in US$2.6 billion this year

6/22/2022 3:52:19 PM

With strong recovery momentum, Vietnam's tra fish (pangasius) exports are anticipated to hit US$2.6 billion this year, according to details given by the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Export growth rate projected to reach 6-7% annually in 2021-2030

6/22/2022 3:47:17 PM

A strategy to 2030 sets sustainable targets with a balanced import-export structure in order to sharpen competitive edge and bolster brand development for Vietnamese products. The idea behind the plan is to raise Vietnam’s position in the global supply chain and serve as momentum for sustainable economic development. The target has been set at an average export growth rate of 6-7% to 2030.

Measures sought to strengthen Vietnam-Indonesia trade

6/22/2022 3:40:18 PM

The Vietnamese Embassy and Vietnamese Trade Office in Indonesia jointly held a talk with the Vietnamese business community in the country on June 17, aiming to foster trade partnership between the two countries.