Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam shipped cameras and video cameras worth 318 million USD to India so far this year to August 15, up 117.4 percent from the same period last year.

According to the General Department of Vietnam Customs, the high increase is remarkable as the total export value of the products during the period went down 3 percent year on year to nearly 2.5 billion USD.

Total exports to the Indian market also recorded an increase of close to 160 million USD in the first seven months of 2019 on a yearly basis, reaching 4.07 billion USD.

Two-way trade between Vietnam and India experienced a year-on-year rise of 40 percent to reach 10.69 billion USD in 2018.

The countries are working towards 15 billion USD in bilateral trade by 2020.-VNA