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Half-year trade surplus hits US$4 billion despite COVID-19

Half-year trade surplus hits US$4 billion despite COVID-19

VOV.VN - Vietnam has recorded a trade surplus of US$4 billion during the first half of the year despite the complex nature of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic globally, with figures revealing the trend is increasingly true among the country’s leading trade partners, according to the General Statistics Office.

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus of US$170 million in first half of June

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus of US$170 million in first half of June

VOV.VN - The nation posted a trade surplus of US$170 million during the first half of June, bringing the figure recorded from the beginning of the year to mid-June to US$ 3.75 billion, according to the latest initial statistics released by the General Department of Customs.

Vietnam enjoys US$1 billion in trade surplus in May

Vietnam enjoys US$1 billion in trade surplus in May

VOV.VN - Vietnam produced trade surplus worth roughly US$1 billion in May, thus raising the country’s five-month surplus to over US$3.5 billion, the General Department of Customs reported.

Vietnam striving to boost export growth over remainder of 2020

Vietnam striving to boost export growth over remainder of 2020

Vietnam exported goods with an estimated value of US$99.36 billion in the first five months of 2020, a year-on-year decline of 1.7%. Export turnover of domestic businesses maintained double-digit growth, however, of 10.4%, reaching US$33.3 billion.

PM orders all-out efforts to fulfil tasks for this year

PM orders all-out efforts to fulfil tasks for this year

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 2 requested ministries and localities to work harder in an attempt to cushion the negative impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and to fulfil the development targets set for this year at the highest levels possible.

Vietnam records trade deficit in first half of May as exports drop

Vietnam records trade deficit in first half of May as exports drop

Vietnam reported a trade deficit of nearly US$1 billion in the first half of May as exports reached only US$8.22 billion – the lowest level since the beginning of this year (excluding the first half of January when the Tet holiday fell on), the General Department of Customs announced has announced.

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

Haul of items surpass US$1 bln export value mark over 4 months

VOV.VN - While the novel coronavirus has exerted a negative impact on the world economy, Vietnam has maintained a trade surplus over four months, with 15 items enjoying export turnover of over US$1 billion each, making up 80% of total export value, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Vietnam records US$12.4 billion trade surplus with US in Q1

Vietnam records US$12.4 billion trade surplus with US in Q1

VOV.VN - The first quarter of this year saw the total import-export turnover between Vietnam and the US achieve double-digit growth of US$ 19.5 billion, of which Vietnam posted a trade surplus of US$12.4 billion, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

April marks severe drop in import-export turnover

April marks severe drop in import-export turnover

VOV.VN - Vietnam's import and export turnover during the first half of April suffered a sharp drop of US$7 billion in comparison with figures from the second half of March, of which the country recorded a trade deficit of approximately US$1.3 billion, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Agro-forestry-aquatic exports enjoy 50% trade surplus in Q1

Agro-forestry-aquatic exports enjoy 50% trade surplus in Q1

VOV.VN - The agro-forestry-aquatic sector recorded a trade surplus of nearly US$3 billion in the first quarter of the year, an annual increase of 48.9%, according to figures released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

Vietnam-Israel trade yields US$236 mln in two months

Vietnam-Israel trade yields US$236 mln in two months

VOV.VN - Two-way trade between Vietnam and Israel hit US$236.58 million in the first two months of this year, with the latter enjoying a trade surplus, according to the Vietnamese Trade Office in Israel.

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus of US$2.8 billion in first quarter

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus of US$2.8 billion in first quarter

Vietnam ran a trade surplus of US$2.8 billion in the first quarter of this year, higher than US$1.5 billion recorded in the same period last year, despite the growing COVID-19 pandemic in the country’s major export markets, reported the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Despite COVID-19, Vietnam enjoys US$1 bln trade surplus in mid-March

Despite COVID-19, Vietnam enjoys US$1 bln trade surplus in mid-March

VOV.VN - Vietnam achieved a trade surplus of approximately US$1 billion in the first half of March, with total import-export turnover reaching over US$21.47 billion despite the impact caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus in two months

Vietnam enjoys trade surplus in two months

VOV.VN - Vietnam posted a trade surplus of US$1.82 billion in the first two months this year despite tremendous impacts of the COVID-19 epidemic, according to the General Department of Customs.

Still a key export earner

Still a key export earner

Though agro-product exports recorded flat growth in 2019, the products remain a key contributor to Vietnam’s trade surplus achievement