Telephone exports hit 20 billion USD hinh anh 1Assembling of mobile phones at a factory in Thai Nguyen of the Korean-invested Samsung Vietnam company. Photo: VNA

Vietnam's exports of telephones and their components hit nearly 20 billion USD, a year-on-year increase of 31.1 percent, in the first eight months this year, according to the General Statistics Office.

Exports of electronics and computers and their components reached 9.9 billion USD, increasing by 51.8 percent from a year ago.

Vietnam's largest telephone and related components importers include China and the Republic of Korea.

In terms of import revenue for the last eight months, the import revenue of electronics and computers and related components was 15.1 billion USD, up 35.3 percent.

Meanwhile, that of telephones and related components was 7.1 billion USD, up 36.6 percent.-VNA