Growth To Moderate Despite Exports Uptick

September 2011
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2011, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p1
Country Report
The article presents the economic forecast for Vietnam in the second half of 2011 (H211), when economic activity is expected to continue to moderate following gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 5.7% in the second quarter of 2011 (Q211). It warns that global economic headwinds are still a downside risk to external demand despite the narrowing of trade deficit. It also expects that GDP growth will remain subdued at 6.3% in 2011.


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