Exports to Italy surge in January

17:09 | 10/03/2015

VGP – Viet Nam’s exports to Italy reached $249 million in January, surging  36.39%.

Key Vietnamese exports to Italy included phones and phone components, footwear, and coffee, growing between 14% and 66% from the same month in 2014.
Trade between Italy and Viet Nam has increased steadily by 25-30% annually, hitting $3.6 billion in 2014, according to the Information Centre under the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

In 2016, the figure is expected to reach $5 billion, as the southern European nation is now an important export market for Viet Nam.

                                                                                                                By Ngoc Van