Economy

Economy · 04. January 2020
According to the most updated data of Vietnam’s General Department of Customs, total export turnover of Vietnam in 2019 was USD 263.45 billion, an increase of 8.1% over 2018. Vietnam’s major export markets are the US, Europe, China, ASEAN, Japan and South Korea. There were 6 items with an export turnover of USD 10 billion or more, including phones and components, electronic products, computers and components, textile, footwear, machinery and spare parts. In addition, there were dozens of...
Economy · 07. December 2019
Unexpected decrease In November, the index of industrial production unexpectedly decreased by 1.6% compared to October, causing the industry's growth to plummet to 5.4%, much lower than the average increase of 9.6% in the first 10 months of the year. However, since the beginning of 2019, the index has increased by 9.3%, which is just lower than the growth rate of 10.1% in the same period last year. In comparison with October, production of the mining industry in November dropped to 5.3%, of...
Economy · 23. November 2019
Vietnam has stepped down a notch from the 69th to 70th in the World Bank (WB) 2020 Ease of Doing Business ranking. The country has made significant improvements in 2 out of 10 areas concerned. However, this downslide is not due to the fact that its performance has not improved but because other countries have made more dramatic improvements than Vietnam. Vietnam’s ease of doing business score has increased over the years. This year, it went up from 68.8 to 69.8 out of the maximum 100 points....
Economy · 04. June 2019
The latest report released by Credito y Caucion predicts that Colombia will maintain solid growth in 2019 and in 2020, around 3%, driven by ...
Economy · 17. May 2019
Crédito y Caución expect the moderation of Singapore´s economic expansion due to the cooling of world trade...
Economy · 01. February 2019
Romania has shown solid growth in recent years, driven mainly by the growing domestic demand. In 2017, GDP increased by almost 7%, mainly due to the strong growth of private consumption, the increase in wages and the decrease in unemployment.
Economy · 18. January 2019
The gradual economic recovery in South America has been severely affected by a crisis of confidence in Argentina and political uncertainty in Brazil in
Economy · 21. December 2018
For many years, the emerging markets of Asia have been the main engine of the growth of the World’s economy. However, the latest economic research note released by Credito y Caucion warns that the escalation of the US-China trade war, the monetary adjustment of the Federal Reserve and the growing aversion to risk in emerging markets "will leave their mark "in the growth prospects of the region...
Economy · 10. December 2018
According to the latest Economic Outlook released by Atradius - Credito y Caucion, the risks that threaten the robustness of growth and global trade in 2018 have grown since the report released this past spring...