VN-Singapore trade turnover up 5.2%

16:40 | 09/03/2015

VGP – Viet Nam-Singapore trade turnover reached more than SGD2 billion (or US$1.4 billion) in the first month of 2015, up 5.2% against the same period last year.

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Viet Nam earned SGD458 million from exporting to Singapore in January, up 6.2%.

The exports of oil and gas saw a sharp increase in growth with SGD133 million.

Viet Nam’s import turnover from Singapore in January attained SGD1.7 billion.

Some key import products maintained high growth such as beverage, up 192.5% to SGD87.4 million (US$63.3 million), chemicals, up 182% to SGD31.8 million (US$23.02 million), and telephones and components, up 146.3% to SGD680 million (US$492.3 million).

By Thuy Dung