Vietnam Macro Dates Jan. – Dec. 2017

27.12.2017

Consumer Prices +2.6% Y/y; +0.21% M/m

Industrial Production +11.2% Y/y; +2% M/m

Total Imports +20.8% Y/y; By Product

Total Exports +21.1% Y/y; By Product

Trade Deficit $500M; Est. $300M Surplus

(Compares with revised $596m trade surplus in Nov., according to data released by General Statistics Office in Hanoi)

Vietnam 2017 Credit Growth Seen 16.96% as of Dec. 20

(2017 lending in Vietnam’s banking system grows 16.96% through Dec. 20)

Vietnam 2017 Foreign Tourist Arrivals Seen at 12.9M, up 29.1%

(International tourists to Vietnam seen at 1.28m in Dec., up 8.9% m/m, 2017 arrivals from South Korea jumps 56.4%; China, 48.6%; Taiwan, 21.5%)

Source: Bloomberg / GSO

Photo: CBR Investment AG