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Dong Nai (VNA) – The southern province of Dong Nai is likely to record a trade surplus of 1.5 billion USD this year, according to the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

The province’s export turnover is estimated to reach over 14 billion USD this year.

In the first 11 months of this year, trade surplus reached 1.3 billion USD, the highest level so far and up three times higher than that of the same period last year.

In November alone, Dong Nai earned 1.27 billion USD from exports and recorded 220 million USD in trade surplus.

Key export products seeing trade surplus were footwear, wooden products, garments, electronics and spare parts.

According to the provincial Statistics Department, exports of agro-fishery products reached over 1 billion USD in the January-November period, accounting for 8 percent of the total export turnover.-VNA