Vietnam’s export-import value in the first four months of this year was estimated at US$210.79 billion, down 13.6 percent year-on-year, with a trade surplus of $6.35 billion, the General Statistics Office (GSO) reported.
Vietnam’s labor market continued to maintain recovery momentum in the first quarter of 2023, Deputy Director General of the General Statistics Office (GSO) Nguyen Trung Tien said at a press conference in Hanoi on April 6.
Vietnam ran a trade surplus of US$4.07 billion in the first quarter this year, with $79.17 billion in export revenue and $75.1 billion in imports, down 11.9 percent and 14.7 percent annually, respectively, reported the GSO on March 29.
Vietnam’s total retail sales of goods and services in the first two months of this year were estimated at VND994.2 trillion (US$41.88 billion), up 13 percent year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The National Assembly approved the public investment plan with a total capital of over VND700 trillion (US$29.85 billion) in 2023, VND140 trillion higher than the plan in 2022 and VND260 trillion higher than 2021.
Vietnam’s total retail sales of goods and services in January were estimated at VND544.8 trillion (US$23.22 billion), up 5.2 percent from the previous month and 20 percent as compared with the same period last year.
The Vietnamese tourism industry is on the road to recovery back to pre-pandemic levels, with favourable conditions for tourists in terms of destination access, simplified immigration procedures, and extended visa duration.
Nearly 597,000 foreigners have visited Vietnam in November, up 23.2 percent month-on-month, bringing the total number of international tourists to the country in the first 11 months of this year to 2.95 million, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The General Statistics Office’s recently released data has shown that 431,900 international visitors came to Vietnam in September. This figure was down 11.2 percent compared to the previous month, but it is 45.4 times higher than the same period last year.
Vietnam’s retail sale of goods and services in July is estimated at VND486 trillion (US$20.8 billion), up 2.4 percent month-on-month, and 42.6 percent year-on-year, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
The July consumer price index (CPI) grew 0.4 percent from the previous month, contributing to the year-on-year growth of 2.54 percent in the first seven months of 2022, the General Statistics Office (GSO) said on July 29.