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The Vietnam Bureau of Statistics has released forecasts for the value of international trade. Between January and August, the value of international trade was $497 billion, up 15.5% year-on-year, while the trade surplus was $3.96 billion.
Broken down by type of exports, it showed that Vietnam’s export revenues increased by 17.3% to $250 billion. Import revenues increased by 13.6% to $246 billion.
According to the Vietnam Bureau of Statistics, the U.S. remains the largest importer from Vietnam at $77.7 billion, and China is the largest exporter to Vietnam at $8.21 billion.