Vietnam Balance of Trade

Vietnam recorded a trade deficit of 196 USD Million in March of 2014. Balance of Trade in Vietnam is reported by the General Statistics Office of Vietnam. Balance of Trade in Vietnam averaged -457.83 USD Million from 1990 until 2014, reaching an all time high of 1440 USD Million in January of 2014 and a record low of -3888 USD Million in December of 1996. Vietnam exports mainly crude oil, textiles, seafood, rice, electronics and computers and rubber. It's main exports partners are: United States, Japan, China, Australia and Singapore. Vietnam imports machinery tools and spare parts, petroleum, steel, fabrics and plastics. Vietnam's main imports partners are China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Singapore. This page provides - Vietnam Balance of Trade - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
-196.00 -550.00 1440.00 -3888.00 180.85 | 2014/06 1990 - 2014 USD Million Monthly

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Vietnam Balance of Trade
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CALENDAR GMT Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus Forecast
2013-03-26 09:00 AM Vietnam
Balance of Trade
Mar 2013 USD -546M USD -94M
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Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Balance of Trade -196.00 2014-03-31 -550.00 1440.00 -3888.00 180.85 2014-06-30 USD Million [+]
Current Account 9061.00 2012-06-29 233.00 9061.00 -10823.00 26922.92 2014-06-30 USD Million [+]
Exports 12280.00 2014-03-31 9540.00 12613.00 700.00 11775.69 2014-06-30 USD Million [+]
External Debt 57841.00 2011-12-31 49343.00 57841.00 10345.00 77408.20 2014-06-30 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 2515.00 2013-05-15 1931.00 2515.00 1780.00 USD Million [+]
Imports 12470.00 2014-03-31 10090.00 12512.00 740.00 11908.04 2014-06-30 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 99.79 2012-06-29 99.53 109.77 94.81 99.57 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Current Account to GDP 7.40 2012-12-31 0.20 7.40 -11.90 17.03 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
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Balance of Trade | Notes
The balance of trade is the difference between the monetary value of exports and imports in an economy over a certain period of time. A positive balance of trade is known as a trade surplus and occurs when value of exports is higher than that of imports; a negative balance of trade is known as a trade deficit or a trade gap.


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