Vietnam is the 28th largest export economy in the world and the 93rd most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2014, Vietnam exported $165B and imported $151B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $13.7B. In 2014 the GDP of Vietnam was $186B and its GDP per capita was $5.63k.
The top exports of Vietnam are Broadcasting Equipment ($23.8B), Computers ($7.98B), Crude Petroleum ($6.87B), Leather Footwear ($6B) and Integrated Circuits ($4.6B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($9.6B), Telephones ($8.22B), Refined Petroleum ($7.81B), Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($2.96B) and Flat Flat-Rolled Steel ($1.98B).
The top export destinations of Vietnam are the United States ($29.9B), China ($17.5B), Japan ($15.2B), South Korea ($7.92B) and Germany ($7.64B). The top import origins are China ($44.7B), South Korea ($21.7B), Japan ($11.9B), Other Asia ($9.4B) and Singapore ($7.98B).