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Vietnam’s exports slow down

Vietnam’s exports fell by 1.3 percent year-on-year in January to $20 billion as phone shipments fell sharply.

Vietnam trade deficit more than triples in first 15 days

With FDI firms’ exports plunging, Vietnam's trade deficit more than tripled year-on-year in the first 15 days of 2019, approaching $1 billion.

Vietnam trade deficit could balloon to $3 billion

Vietnam could face a trade deficit of $3 billion this year, after achieving the highest trade surplus in a decade in 2018.
January 20, 2019 | 07:41 am GMT+7

Record imports balloon US trade deficit in September

A hungry American economy powered by a strong U.S. dollar saw record imports in September, the government reported Friday.
November 03, 2018 | 08:32 am GMT+7

No call for US to fret over Vietnam trade surplus

The U.S. shouldn’t be concerned about its current trade deficit with Vietnam, Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung said Monday.
September 10, 2018 | 08:42 pm GMT+7

China offers Trump package to slash US trade deficit: officials

The US goods deficit with China was $375 billion last year.
May 18, 2018 | 08:43 am GMT+7

Vietnam's biggest trade deficit is no longer with China but S.Korea

Experts said the trend is not a source of concern as the Korean imports mostly serve industrial production in Vietnam.
July 29, 2017 | 10:16 am GMT+7

US, China fail to agree on trade issues, casting doubt on other issues

The annual economic dialogue session in Washington ended with no new announcements on US market access to China.
July 20, 2017 | 08:07 am GMT+7

Is the US trade deficit destroying jobs?

While the Trump administration says 'unfair competition' has cost U.S. jobs, economists insist trade is beneficial an creates jobs.
May 19, 2017 | 09:27 am GMT+7

Vietnam won't change GDP growth target for 2017 after Q1 slowdown

The government has adopted a determined stance despite a slowdown in the industrial sector, a smaller rice harvest and a widening trade gap.
May 05, 2017 | 03:02 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's Q1 economic growth slowest in 3 years

The industrial sector and trade deficit have been dragging on the country's economic momentum.
March 29, 2017 | 02:25 pm GMT+7

Vietnam slips back to trade deficit in January

But officials say it should not be a cause for concern as the economy is set to benefit from global trade growth this year.
February 06, 2017 | 08:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnam widens ASEAN trade gap

A taste for Thai fruit, vegetables and cars contributed to a $3.3 billion trade deficit.
October 18, 2016 | 04:44 pm GMT+7

Vietnam sets economic targets for 2017

Vietnam aims to reach an annual economic growth rate of 6.8 percent next year through higher labor productivity and competitive capacity, according to the framework of a socio-economic development plan for 2017 laid out by the Ministry of Investment and Planning.
June 22, 2016 | 06:41 pm GMT+7

Japan returns to trade deficit in May

Japan fell into a trade deficit in May, the first since January, as export declines accelerated while imports dropped, the finance ministry said Monday.
June 20, 2016 | 09:16 am GMT+7
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