Vietnam sees car imports double over eight months

16-Sep-2021 Intellasia | VOV | 5:02 AM Print This Post

Vietnam spent $2.35 billion on importing a total of 105,702 completely-built-up (CBU) cars in the first eight months of the year, marking annual increases of 91.3 percent in value and 95.6 percent in volume.

Of the total, 72,355 are nine-seater cars, while the remaining 24,049 are trucks and specialised vehicles.

Typically, the country imports cars from Thailand and Indonesia, accounting for 80 percent of the total import volume of CBU cars.

August alone saw Vietnam import 10,179 CBU vehicles worth $22.4 million, a drop of 29.3 percent compared to the previous month, according to figures released by the general Department of Vietnam Customs.


Category: Economy, Vietnam

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