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Date 16/07/2016-14:46:00 PM
Brief on foreign direct investment of the first 6 months 2016

Performance

Realized capital

As of June 20th 2016, FDI projects were estimated to disburse US$ 7.25 billion, up 15.1% as compared to the same period last year.

Export and import

Export of FDI sector (including crude oil) in the first 6 months 2016 was US$ 58.565 billion, up 6.9% as compared to the same period 2015 and making for 71.2% of total export turnover. Export (excluding crude oil) in the first 6 months 2016 was US$ 57.434 billion, up 9.1% as compared to the same period 2015 and capturing 69.8% of total export turnover.

Import of FDI sector in the first 6 months was US$ 47.296 billion, equaling 98.2% as compared to the same period 2015 and 58.6% of total import turnover. Generally in the first 6 months 2016, trade surplus of FDI sector was US$ 11.269 billion (including crude oil) and US$ 10.138 billion (excluding crude oil).

Granting of investment certificates

According to data of the FIA, as of June 20th 2016, as much as 1,145 new projects were granted investment certificates with total registered capital of US$ 7.497 billion, up 95.3% as compared to the same period 2015 and 535 projects adjusted capital with total additionally registered capital of US$ 3.787 billion, up 129% as compared to the same period 2015.

Generally, in the first half 2016, total newly and additionally registered capital was US$ 11.284 billion, up 105.4% as compared to the same period 2015.

By investment field

In the first 6 months 2016, as much as 19 fields were invested, in which: processing and manufacturing attracted more attention with 488 newly registered projects and 405 projects adjusted capital with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 8.06 billion, capturing 71.4% of total investment capital in the first half 2016. Real estate ranked second with 25 newly registered projects and total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 604.8 million, making for 5.3% of total investment capital. Professional and scientific-technical activities ranked third with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 562.3 million, accounting for 4.9% of total investment capital.

By investor

In the first half 2016, there were 61 nations and territories investing in Vietnam. Korea ranked first with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 3.99 billion, making for 35.37% of total investment capital; Japan ranked second with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.229 billion, capturing 10.8% of total investment capital; Singapore ranked third with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.129 billion, accounting for 10% of total investment capital.

By investment area

In the first half 2016, as much as 53 cities and provinces were invested, in which: Hai Phong attracted more FDI capital with 22 newly registered projects and 17 projects adjusted capital with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.742 billion, making for 15.4% of total investment capital. Hanoi ranked second with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.63 billion, accounting for 14.45%. Followed by Binh Duong, Dong Nai with total newly and additionally registered capital of US$ 1.07 billion and 928.9 million.

Some large projects granted certificate in the first half 2016:

- LG Display in Hai Phong granted investment certificate on April 15th2016 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;

- 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;

- The Duong river waterwork was invested US$ 224.3 million by Singapore;

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


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