Vietnam is the 24th largest export economy in the world and the 50th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Vietnam exported $185B and imported $169B, resulting in a positive trade balance of $15.8B. In 2015 the GDP of Vietnam was $193B and its GDP per capita was $6.03k.
The top exports of Vietnam are Broadcasting Equipment ($30.3B), Integrated Circuits ($10.8B), Computers ($7.29B), Leather Footwear ($6.27B) and Textile Footwear ($6.01B), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Integrated Circuits ($11.2B), Telephones ($10.6B), Refined Petroleum ($5.81B), Light Rubberized Knitted Fabric ($3.39B) and Crustaceans ($1.88B).
The top export destinations of Vietnam are the United States ($38.1B), China ($19.2B), Japan ($15B), South Korea ($9.6B) and Germany ($8.71B). The top import origins are China ($49.8B), South Korea ($26.6B), Japan ($13.1B), Other Asia ($9.9B) and Thailand ($8.51B).