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Date 09/03/2016-16:36:00 PM
Brief on foreign direct investment of the first 2 months 2016
Report of Foreign Investment Agency, Ministry of Planning and Investment dated March 3rd 2016

1. Performance

Realized capital

As of February 20th 2016, FDI projects were estimated to disburse US$ 1.5 billion, up 15.4% as compared to the same period 2015.

Export and import

Export of FDI sector (including crude oil) in the first 2 months 2016 was US$ 16.539 billion, up 2.4% as compared to the same period 2015 and accounting for 69.8% of total export turnovers. Export (excluding crude oil) in the first 2 months was US$ 16.289 billion, up 5.2% as compared to the same period 2015.

Import of FDI sector (including crude oil) in the first 2 months 2016 was US$ 13.577 billion, equaling 92.3% as compared to the same period 2015 and equivalent to 59.5% of total import turnovers. Generally, in the first 2 months 2016, trade surplus of FDI sector was US$ 2.962 billion.

2. Granting of investment certificates

As of February 20th 2016, as much as 291 new projects were granted investment certificate with total registered capital of US$ 1.905 billion, up 167.5% as compared to the same period 2015 and 137 projects raising capital with total additionally registered capital of US$ 898 million, up 87% as compared to the same period 2015.

Generally, in the first 2 months 2016, total newly and additionally registered capital was US$ 2.803 billion, up 135% as compared to the same period 2015.

By investment field

In the first 2 months 2016, as much as 19 fields were invested. In which, processing and manufacturing attracted more attention with 142 newly registered projects and total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.99 billion, making for 71.1% of total registered capital in the first 2 months. Art and entertainment ranked second with 01 newly registered project and total registered capital of US$ 210.58 million, capturing 7.5% of total investment capital. Water supply and waste treatment ranked third with 3 newly registered projects and total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 161 million, accounting for 5.7% of total investment capital.

By investor

In the first 2 months, there were 35 nations and territories investing in Vietnam. Singapore ranked first with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 468.9 million, capturing 16.7% of total investment capital; Korea ranked second with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 384 million, accounting for 13.7% of total investment capital; China ranked third with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 285.5 million, making for 10.1%.

By investment area

In the first 2 months, as much as 36 provinces, cities were invested, in which, Dong Nai attracted more FDI capital with 14 newly registered projects and 25 projects raising capital, total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 494 million, accounting for 17.6% of total investment capital. Hanoi ranked second with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 287.6 million, capturing 10.2%. Bac Ninh ranked third with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 252.3 million, making for 9% of total investment capital.

3.Some large projects licensed in January 2016

- Berjaya corporation Berhad (Malaysia) invested US$ 210.58 million in coordination with Vietnam Computerized Lottery One Member Co., Ltd to purchase and operate technical system, equipment, technology, software and conduct business in computerized lottery in Vietnam;

- Vietnam steel mill emissions processing facility was invested US$ 115 million in Ba Ria – Vung Tau by Zincox Resources Public Limited Company of the UK;

- Maple Co., Ltd (Singapore) invested US$ 110 million in garment factory in Bac Ninh;

- New Wing Interconnect Technology invested US$ 100 million in Bac Giang to produce headphones, connecting wire;

- Sing Mark Vina Co., Ltd licensed in 2004 was adjusted to raise by US$ 100 million to produce wood furniture and sofa./.


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