(VOV) - Two-way trade turnover between Vietnam and Mexico is estimated to reach more than US$915 million in 2010, a year-on-year increase of nearly 28 percent.
The Trade Office of the Vietnamese embassy in Mexico and the Mexican Ministry of Economy announced on April 9 that Mexico is an important trade partner for Vietnam in Latin America.
Vietnam exported goods worth nearly US$836 million to Mexico in 2010, up more than 36 percent compared to the same period last year. The main export products were garments, footwear, seafood, printing machines, machinery, electrical equipment, children’s toys, sports equipment and timber products.
Vietnam imported nearly US$80 million worth of chemicals, pharmaceuticals, electronic spare parts, scrap steel and plastic, cotton, fish paste, and beer, down 22 percent compared to 2009.