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Date 30/05/2016-08:48:00 AM
Brief on foreign direct investment of the first 5 months 2016

1. Performance

Realized capital

As of May 20th 2016, FDI projects were estimated to disburse US$ 5.8 billion, up 17.2% as compared to the same period 2015.

Export & import

Export of FDI sector (including crude oil) in the first 5 months 2016 was US$ 48.263 billion, up 7.7% as compared to the same period 2015 and accounted for 71.28% of total export turnover. Export excluding crude oil was US$ 47.380 billion, up 10% as compared to the same period 2015.

Import of FDI sector in the first 5 months 2016 was US$ 39.155 billion, equivalent to 98.1% as compared to the same period 2015 and making for 59% of total import turnover. Generally, in the first 5 months 2016, trade surplus of FDI sector was US$ 9.108 billion.

2. Granting of investment certificates

As of May 20th 2016, as much as 907 new projects were granted investment certificates with total registered capital of US$ 7.56 billion, up 155.9% as compared to the same period 2015 and 425 projects adjusting capital with total additionally registered capital of US$ 2.59 billion, up 93.3% as compared to the same period 2015.

Generally, in the first 5 months 2016, total newly and additionally registered capital was US$ 10.159 billion, up 136.4% as compared to the same period 2015.

By investment field

In the first 5 months 2016, as much as 19 fields were invested, in which: processing and manufacturing attracted more attention with 398 newly registered projects and total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 6.61 billion, capturing 65.1% of total investment capital in the first 5 months. Information & communication ranked second with 67 newly registered projects and total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.3 billion, making for approximately 12.8% of total investment capital. Real estate ranked third with total newly registered capital of US$ 542.8 million, accounting 5.3% of total investment capital in the first 5 months.

By investors

In the first quarter 2016, as much as 60 nations and territories invested in Vietnam. Korea ranked first with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 3.42 billion, capturing 33.7% of total investment in Vietnam; Luxembourg ranked second with a large project and total registered capital of US$ 1.248 billion, making for 12.3% of total investment capital; Singapore ranked third with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 907.1 million, accounting for 8.9% of total investment capital.

By investment area

In the first 4 months 2016, as much as 50 provinces, cities were invested, of which: Ha Noi attracted more FDI capital with 139 newly registered projects and 41 projects adjusting capital, total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.96 billion, equaling 19.3% of total investment capital. Hai Phong ranked second with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.71 billion, equivalent to 16.9%. Dong Nai ranked third with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 921.8 million, equaling 9.1% of total investment capital.

Some large projects licensed in the first quarter 2016

- LG Display in Hai Phong granted investment certificate on April 15th 2016 with total registered capital of US$ 1.5 billion was invested by LG Display Co., Ltd (Korea), producing and processing of plastic OLED display for mobile devices;

- Luxembourg invested US$ 1.248 billion to Vietnamobile Corporation in information & communication sector in Ha Noi;

- Samsung Center for Research and Development with total registered capital of US$ 300 million was invested by Samsung Electronics Vietnam Co., Ltd to research and deploy electrical, electronic products and high technical communication (CPC 851);

- Republic of Korea – Tra Vinh wind power plant was invested US$ 247.6 million for power production from wind energy to join national grid, contributing to providing power for the economy;

- Midtown with total registered capital of US$ 225.62 million was invested by Cayman Islands in real estate in Ho Chi Minh city;

- Ocean Paper JSC was invested US$ 220 million by Taiwanese investor to manufacture Duplex, Kcraf and household paper in Tien Giang province;

- 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./.


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