Vietnam

FeatureValueUnitSource / Year
CapitalHanoiAuswärtiges Amt
Currency1 Euro = approx. 28 235 VDN
(As of: 31.01.2018)
Vietnamese Dong (VND)Bankenverband / 2018
Area332 800km²Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Populationapprox. 92 000 000Auswärtiges Amt / 2017
Population Density299Persons per km²Statistisches Bundesamt / 2016
Average Income per Capita2215US $ (nominal)Auswärtiges Amt / 2016
Minimum Wage2 150 000 (86 €, as of: 31.01.2018
Vietnamese Dong (VND)Minimum wages in the global garment industry (ILO) / 2015
Proceeds from Export162 016 742 480US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2016
Export Goods (Top 3)1. Mobile Phones and Accessoires
2. Textiles and Clothing
3. Shoes
Auswärtiges Amt / 2015
Most important Export Countries (Textile Sector)1. USA
2. Japan
3. South Korea
UN Comtrade Data Base / 2015¹
Export Volume Clothing21 434 182 842US $UN Comtrade Data Base / 2015¹
Growth of Clothing Sector+ 112Change (in %)UN Comtrade Data Base / 2010 – 2015¹
Share of textile and clothing exports in total exports of the country14,40Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Share of textile and clothing exports in total global textile and clothing sector exports4,09Share (in %)ITC Trade Map / 2016²
Employees in the Textile and Clothing Industry1 477 072UNIDO Statistics Data Portal / 2014³
Corruption Index119Rank (of 174 countries)Corruption Perceptions Index (Transparency International) / 2014
„Ease of doing business“82Rank (of 190 countries)Doing Business Report (World bank) / 2017

Sources: 

¹ “HS-Code 61 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – knitted or crocheted” and “HS-Code 62 – Apparel and Clothing accessoires – not knitted or crocheted”.
² HS Product Code 50-63, including raw materials and semifinished products (e.g.cotton, synthetic fibers, yarns).
³ ISIC Codes 17 and 18.