June exports rose 2.5 percent from the previous month to $14.72 billion
The current account, after comfortable surpluses for a few years, is likely to see a deficit of 1.6 percent...
Without the strong performance of the FDI sector, the trade gap could have been much larger
Phones and spare parts took over garments to become the biggest earner
Trade deficit hit $4 billion at the end of September as exports by local companies shrink
More than 54,500 businesses were shuttered or suspended between January and September
The figure hit $19.4 billion at the end of July as imports of Chinese vehicles increased sharply
As Chinese products become cheaper, Vietnamese manufactures will struggle in both local and foreign markets
Exports in the January-June period are estimated at US$77.7 billion, while imports could reach US$81.5 billion.
Economists say there is a large volume of illegal trade that is unaccounted for
Yet certain Vietnamese industries may benefit from cheaper Chinese raw materials
Imports by foreign-owned enterprises surpass imports of domestic-owned enterprises, suggesting imports are inputs for export production.
The central bank said that recent pressure on the dollar/dong rate was "psychological" and "in market expectations"
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Vietnam’s trade deficit to China surged again this year despite pledges to reduce dependence on the dominant supplier following last...