The southern province of Dong Nai enjoyed a trade surplus of nearly 1.4 billion USD in the first eight months of the year. (Photo: VNA)

Dong Nai (VNA) – The southern province of Dong Nai enjoyed a trade surplus of 1.7 million USD in the first nine months of 2017, according to Director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade Duong Minh Dung.

The export turnover was estimated at 12.5 billion USD in January-September, a year-on-year rise of 11 percent, while the import was 10.8 billion USD in the period.

With the current growth momentum, Dong Nai is likely to earn 17 billion USD from exports and enjoy a trade surplus of over 2.2 billion USD this year.

The province’s export products mainly came from foreign direct investment (FDI) sector with key ones such as garment-textile, footwear, timber products, fibre, electronics and computers.

Currently, Dong Nai is shipping products to over 100 countries and territories, focusing on the US, China, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Hong Kong (China), Belgium, and Germany.-VNA