In 2019, the country had 758,610 active businesses, over 67 percent of which operated in the service sector, 31.6 percent in industry and construction, and 1.3 percent in agro-forestry-fishery.

Last year, Vietnam recorded an economic growth of 7.02 percent, marking the second consecutive year with growth of over 7 percent since 2011.

According to business results of enterprises recorded as of December 31, 2018, the number of profitable businesses accounted for more than 44 percent, break-even ones 7.5 percent, and unprofitable ones 48.4 percent./.


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