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Two more export items named in $1 billion turnover list

Viet Nam has now 16 export commodities gaining a turnover of at least $1 billion each, according to the report on export-import in the first eight months of 2012 released by the Viet Nam Customs. 

In August, garments and textiles still ranked the first with $1.52 billion, up 6% compared to the previous month. The turnover of this item in the first eight months of 2012 reached more than $9.8 billion, up 8% against in 2011.

Phones and spare parts occupied the second position with $7.4 billion, followed by crude oil $5.5 billion. Two new items named in the $1 billion list in August were plastic products and iron/steel.

Other potential items to join the list include bags, hats, suitcases and umbrellas ($990 million), cassava ($974 million), and cashew ($960 million).


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