Import turnover of Mobile phones and components drops US$ 12 billion

VCN – Mobile phones and components are imported goods group with the largest decrease in turnover, the Genneral Department of Vietnam (GDVC) releases.
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Import turnover of Mobile phones and components drops US$ 12 billion
The correlation between the decline in turnover of mobile phones and components and the import turnover of the whole country. Chart: T.Binh.

In the first half of December, Vietnam’s total import turnover increased by 6.1% to US$ 15.48 billion year-on-year.

The commodity groups that the import tunrover in the first half of December rose compared with the second half such as computers, electronic products and components up US$135 million, machinery, equipment, tools and spare parts up US$62 million.

As of December 15, the country's total import turnover dropped 9.8% to US$312.35 billion year-on-year.

Notably, the import turnover of mobile phones and components reached about US$ 12 billion. As of December 15, the total import tunover of this commodity group only reached US$8.4 billion.

The imported turnover of mobile phones and components alone account for 35.1% of the country's decline in import turnover.

China is the major import market for this comodity group with import turnover of US$6.7 billion, accounting for 83.6% of the country's import turnover of mobile phones and components at the same time.

Other product groups with a large decrease in turnover include: Machinery, equipment, and spare parts down US$3.85 billion; and raw materials down US$2.67 billion.

By Thai Binh/Ngoc Loan

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