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Trade deficit continued to fall to more than $ 700 million.

10:16 | 23/09/2017

VCN - Continuing the strong growth of exports, our country's trade deficit continued to decline.

trade deficit continued to fall to more than 700 million
The trade balance of Vietnam is getting more balance In the photo is the import-export goods at Hai Phong port. Photo by: T.Bình

According to the latest information from the General Department of Vietnam Customs, in the first 15 days of September, the total export turnover of the country reached nearly $US 9.213 billion, bringing the total value of export turnover from the beginning of the year up to $US 144.222 billion.

Meanwhile, the imports in the first half of September reached $US 9,113 billion, bringing the total value of import turnover of the country to $US 144,923 billion.

Thus, as of 15/9, the trade balance of the country only minus $US 701 million. This continues to be an optimistic signal as Vietnam's trade deficit tends to go down. By the end of 8/2017, the country has a deficit of $US 812 million.

Compared with last month, the trade deficit of Vietnam has decreased significantly. As of 15/8, Vietnam is trading deficit to $US 2.45 billion. It means that in the past month, the trade deficit has been reduced to $US 1.749 billion.

In the first half of September, three groups of goods worth $US 1 billion or over have been recorded: telephone and components of $US 2.358 billion; textiles reached $US 1.152 billion; computers, electronic products, and components reached $US 1.151 billion.

Meanwhile, the import sector has two categories: Computers, electronic products, and components reached $US 1.797 billion; Machinery and equipment reached $US 1,426 billion.

By Thái Bình/Thanh Thuy