Exports to Myanmar fetch US$50 million

Monday, 02 February 2015

 Vietnam earned nearly US$50 million from exports to Myanmar in the first six months of this year, up 36.3 percent over the same period last year.

 

     The two-way trade turnover reached US$130 million, representing a year-on-year increase of 65.6 percent.

 

     Vietnam is Myanmar’s 13th largest exporter of steel, garment and textiles, mosquito nets, fertilizers, construction materials, electricity equipment, stationary, plastics, pesticides, chemicals, cosmetics and computer equipment.

     The country is among the top ten importers of farm products, rubber, timber and seafood from Myanmar.

     The two countries are strengthening bilateral trade ties through a series of event in 2012, including a business forum in Yangon and two trade fairs in Yangon.

T.N (Source: vov online)