Exports hit US$5.82 bln in 15 days of July

17:31 | 21/07/2014

VGP – Viet Nam’s export and import turnover reached US$11.9 billion over the past 15 days of July.

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Of which, the exports and imports attained US$5.82 billion and US$6.08 billion, or year-on-year increases of 11% and 20.8%, respectively.

As of July 15, the nation gained nearly US$76.8 billion, up 14.7% from exporting. Viet Nam enjoyed a trade surplus of US$1.39 billion.

According to the Viet Nam Customs, 14 items have joined the US$1 billion export club including phones and accessories, garment, footwear, computers, electronics, oil and gas and aquatic.

Meanwhile, 17 items have made an import turnover of more than US$1 billion.

By Thuy Dung