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GRDP growths of five centrally-run cities over years
GRDP growths of five centrally-run cities over years

Among the five centrally-run cities, the northern port city of Hai Phong took the lead in the gross regional domestic product growth in 2021, registering a rise of 12.38 percent.

Vietnam's GDP up 2.58 percent in 2021
Vietnam's GDP up 2.58 percent in 2021

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) in 2021 increased by 2.58 percent from the previous year, according to the General Statistics Office.

Agro-forestry-fishery exports set new record of 48.6 billion USD
Agro-forestry-fishery exports set new record of 48.6 billion USD

Despite difficulties due to weather, natural disasters and epidemics, agro-forestry-fishery exports set new record of 48.6 billion USD in 2021, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Industrial sector’s added value increases by 4.82% in 2021
Industrial sector’s added value increases by 4.82% in 2021

Vietnam’s industrial production recorded an increase of 4.82 percent in added value compared to 2020, according to figures from the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vietnam has eight commodities with export turnover of  over 10 billion USD
Vietnam has eight commodities with export turnover of over 10 billion USD

Eight commodities had export value exceeding 10 billion USD in 2021, according to the General Statistics Office.

Industrial and construction sector sees highest growth
Industrial and construction sector sees highest growth

In 2021, despite being affected by the COVID-19 epidemic, all three areas of agro-forestry and fisheries, industry and construction, and services posted higher growth rates compared to 2020.

CPI in 2021 up 1.84 percent
CPI in 2021 up 1.84 percent

Vietnam's Consumer Price Index edged up 1.84 percent year-on-year in 2021, the lowest ever recorded since 2016, according to the General Statistics Office.

Top 10 economic events of Vietnam in 2021
Top 10 economic events of Vietnam in 2021

The Vietnam News Agency (VNA) has selected top 10 major economic events in 2021.

Top 10 prominent events of Vietnam in 2021 selected by VNA
Top 10 prominent events of Vietnam in 2021 selected by VNA

The 13th National Party Congress, changes to the anti-pandemic strategy, and efforts to maintain some growth pillars are among the events that have shaped Vietnam in 2021. The following are the top 10 domestic events selected by the Vietnam News Agency.

Vietnam’s remittances to reach 18.1 bln USD
Vietnam’s remittances to reach 18.1 bln USD

The World Bank (WB) and the Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development (KNOMAD) forecast that the amount of remittances to Vietnam in 2021 could reach 18.1 billion USD, continuing to increase compared to 2020.

LEGO Group to build new factory in Vietnam
LEGO Group to build new factory in Vietnam

The LEGO Group will invest more than 1 million USD in the construction of its first ever carbon neutral factory, including investment in solar energy on a 44-ha site in Binh Duong, with a hope to generate 4,000 jobs in the next 15 years.

Vietnam's cashew nut exports pick up despite COVID-19
Vietnam's cashew nut exports pick up despite COVID-19

Cashew nut exports in 2021 increase 13% in value and 12% in volume compared to 2020, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Seafood export expected to top 8.7 billion USD in 2021
Seafood export expected to top 8.7 billion USD in 2021

Shipments of seafood products are expected to bring home more than 8.7 billion USD in 2021, according to the General Statistics Office and the Ministry of Industry and Trade

Industrial production up 3.6% in 11 months
Industrial production up 3.6% in 11 months

Vietnam’s industrial production index went up 5.5 percent in November compared to the previous month and rose by 5.6 percent year-on-year. On a 11-month calculation, the index rose by 3.6 percent annually.

Export turnover of agro-forestry-fishery products tops 43 billion USD
Export turnover of agro-forestry-fishery products tops 43 billion USD

Vietnam shipped 43 billion USD worth of agro-forestry-fishery products abroad during January-November, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.