Accordingly, Vietnam’s exports to other Asian countries reached USD 177.26 billion in 2022, up 9.5% year-on-year. The country’s imports from other Asian nations hit USD 298.03 billion, up 9.6%.

Vietnamese lychees are sold at an AEON supermarket in Japan which is a major trade partner of Vietnam in Asia.

Vietnam saw a trade deficit with only Asia among the five continents.

Major trade partners of Vietnam in Asia include China, the Republic of Korea, Japan, and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

According to preliminary statistics of the General Department of Customs, Vietnam's total import-export value of goods reached USD 730.2 billion last year, up 9.1% compared to 2021.

The value of imports and exports between Vietnam and Americas, Europe, Oceania, and Africa was USD 153.73 billion (up 10.5%), USD 75.45 billion (up 2.8%), USD 17.62 billion (up 24.3%) and 8.1 billion (down 3.9%) respectively.

Source: VNA