Export-import turnover of FDI sector reaches over 68 billion USD

FDI enterprises see 5.5 billion USD in trade surplus in two months. (Photo: vneconomy.vn)

Specifically, exports of the FDI sector were valued at 37 billion USD, a year-on-year reduction of 32% in the two months, while import value reached 31.15 billion, a year-on-year rise of 30.8%.

With these, the sector enjoyed nearly 5.5 billion USD in trade surplus during the period.

Among sub-sectors, machinery, tools and parts posted the largest export growth of 77 percent, increasing 2.44 billion USD. It was followed by phones and spare parts (2.2 billion USD, or 29 percent), and electronics and parts (1.85 billion USD, or 34 percent).

As of February 20, 5.46 billion USD worth of FDI was injected into Vietnam, equivalent to 84.4 percent of the figure recorded in the same time last year, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment./.


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