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Steel imports hit US$9 billion

Steel imports hit US$9 billion

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s steel imports rose 27.24% to US$9 billion last year, while exports dipped 14% to US$2.46, pushing the import surplus to US$6.54 billion, the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) has officially announced.

Exports face tough path ahead

Exports face tough path ahead

A lot needs to be done between now and the end of the year to meet the export growth target of 10%, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.

Vietnam’s deficit widens as domestic demand rebounds

Vietnam’s deficit widens as domestic demand rebounds

(VOV) - The Vietnam trade deficit widened less than expected in the five months leading up to June and a rebound in imports hinted to some firming in domestic demand early in the second quarter of the year.

AEC – key to bridging Vietnam’s trade deficit

AEC – key to bridging Vietnam’s trade deficit

(VOV) - Vietnam will have a better chance to boost exports and reduce trade deficit if it makes full use of preferential tariffs by 2015, when the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is formed.

First half March sees trade shortfall

First half March sees trade shortfall

(VOV) -Vietnam faced a trade deficit of US$279 million in the first half of March, largely attributable to foreign businesses’ huge imports.

Vietnam-India trade valued at US$4.75 billion

Vietnam-India trade valued at US$4.75 billion

(VOV) -Vietnam earned US$2.19 billion from its exports to India, bringing bilateral trade turnover to US$4.75 billion in the past 11 months, up 33.12% from the previous year, according to statistics released by the Vietnam General Department of Customs (VGDC).

Trace deficit hits US$113 million

Trace deficit hits US$113 million

(VOV) -Vietnam’s trade turnover was estimated at US$11.61 billion in the first half of October 2013, with its export revenue worth US$5.75 billion, the Vietnam Customs reported.

Vietnam-India trade hits US$2.6 billion

Vietnam-India trade hits US$2.6 billion

(VOV) - Two-way trade turnover between Vietnam and India totalled US$2.592 billion in the first half of 2013, a year on year increase of 40.3%.

Inflation rate kept at 18.13 percent in 2011

Inflation rate kept at 18.13 percent in 2011

The government’s efforts to stabilize the macro-economy and rein in inflation have paid off, with inflation falling to 18.13 percent this year, says Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

Import surplus increases sharply in August

Import surplus increases sharply in August

From an export surplus of US$1.1 billion in July, the General Statistics Office (GSO) estimates that Vietnam will record an import surplus of about US$800 million for August.