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The total import and export value of goods in the first quarter of 2020 was estimated at US$ 592 million

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The total import and export value of goods of the whole province in the first quarter of 2020 was estimated at US $ 592 million.

The total import and export value of goods of the whole province in the first quarter of 2020 was estimated at US $ 592 million.

The export value in the first quarter was estimated at US$ 313 million, decreasing by 9.3% over the same quarter of last year. Classification under economic type: Private export has export value estimated at US$ 184 million, reducing by 5.4% over the same quarter of last year; Foreign-invested capital economy was estimated at US$ 129 million, decreasing by 14.4% over the same period of last year.

The items with export value in the first quarter of 2020 increased in comparison with the last quarter such as: Fisheries increased by 8.4%; ceramic and porcelain increased by 9.5%; textile and garment increased by 1.6%. Some production sectors are greatly affected by Covid-19 epidemic, export activity meets many difficulties, most of the items decreased or were not exported in the first quarter of 2020, such as: rattan products decreased by 75.5%; products from iron and steel decreased by 57.5%; fiber, textile fiber of all kinds.

The import turnover in the first quarter of 2020 was estimated at US$ 280 million, decreasing by 21.8% compared to the same quarter of last year. The commodities with imported value in the first quarter of 2020 increased in comparison with the same quarter of last year, including: aquatic products increased by 4 times; iron and steel of all kinds increased by 2 times; iron and steel scrap increased by 17%.