May 29, 2018 / 2:32 AM / in 3 months

Vietnam May trade deficit at $500 mln - statistics office

    HANOI, May 29 (Reuters) - Vietnam trade data, as released by the
government's General Statistics Office on Tuesday:
    
    KEY DATA
    Monthly trade, in billions of dollars        
                                2018          2017                               
       *May  **April    March    Feb    Jan    Dec    Nov   Oct  Sept   Aug  July
 EXP   19.2     18.4    21.13  14.33  20.22   19.7  19.99  20.3  19.3  19.8  17.7
 IMP   19.7     17.2    18.88  14.03  20.04   19.9  19.39  18.1  18.2  18.2  17.4
 BAL   -0.5      1.2     2.26    0.3   0.18   -0.2    0.6   2.2   1.1   1.6   0.3
                                                                             
    NOTE: * Updated, ** Adjusted
    
    CONTEXT
    Vietnam posted a trade surplus for a second year in a row in 2017 at $2.9
billion. The government has targeted exports this year to grow 8 to 10 percent
from 2017.

 (Reporting by Mai Nguyen; Editing by Sam Holmes)
  
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