Vietnam exported 6.32 billion USD worth of commodities in the first
half of May, a decrease of 9.5 percent compared over the previous
fortnight, the General Department of Customs reported.
the country's imported goods were worth 8.19 billion USD, an increase
of 34.7 percent compared to the second half of April.
the country's trade deficit was 1.87 billion USD for the first two weeks
of May. This compares to a trade deficit of 3.7 billion USD from the
beginning of the year.