Vietnam PESTLE Insights - A Macroeconomic Outlook Report

Vietnam PESTLE Insights - A Macroeconomic Outlook Report


Vietnam Ho Chi Minh Stock Index exhibited a declining trend over past one year. As of July 3, 2020, the VNINDEX stood at 845.67, compared to 965.61 on July 1st 2019

Mining, manufacturing and utilities sector is estimated to contribute (38.3 %) to the gross value added (GVA) in 2019, followed by the agriculture sector (15.9%).

Red River Delta, Northern Central and Central Coastal Area, and Mekong River Delta regions are the key economic regions in Vietnam. They comprise 62.78% of Vietnamese population, as in 2018

In terms of realized FDI registered capital the maximum FDI was towards the manufacturing Sector in 2019


  • According to the World Bank's logistics performance index (LPI), transport and logistic infrastructure in Vietnam has improved considerably in the last two years with an improvement in rank from 64th out of 160 nations in 2016 to 39th in 2018.
Reasons to Buy
  • Macroeconomic Outlook Report identifies the potentials of the country as an investment destination by analyzing the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental (PESTLE) structure.
  • PESTLE Insights provides 360 degree view of the economy which can be used as a strategic tool to understand the market dynamics, business potentials and direction of operations
  • Along with providing the country’s snapshot, the report captures the risk factors pertaining to the macroeconomic risks, political environment, legal environment, demographic and social structure effectiveness, technology & infrastructure and natural and geographic aspects that might impact business.
  • This report also highlights key clusters/cities which contribute significantly to the country GDP and population along with major companies’ presence in these areas.

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Country Highlights
COVID-19 Impact
Country Snapshot
PESTLE Insights
Political Landscape
Economic Landscape
Social Landscape
Technological Landscape
Legal Landscape
Environmental Landscape
List of Figures
Exhibit 1: Vietnam's Performance in Country Risk Analysis in Comparison to Asia-Pacific and the World
Exhibit 2: Performance Overview (Score: 1-100)
Exhibit 3: Broad Categories and Weights behind the Index
Exhibit 4: Vietnam Ho Chi Minh Stock Index
Exhibit 5: Key Sectors Contribution to the Economy (2015-2019)
Exhibit 6: FDI Inflows (2017-2018) and FDI by Industry (2019)
Exhibit 7: Inward FDI Flow by Country of Origin and Recipient Region (2019)
Exhibit 8: Key Infrastructure Indicators
Exhibit 9: Real GDP and Household Consumption Growth Rate (2015-2022f)
Exhibit 10: Real GDP Growth Rate Comparison (2019)
Exhibit 11: Export, Import and Trade Balance (2015-2019)
Exhibit 12: Current Account Balance % of GDP (2015-2021f)
Exhibit 13: Top Three Commodity Exports, % of Total Exports (2015-2019)
Exhibit 14: Electrical Machinery and Equipment and Parts Thereof, % of World Total (2019)
Exhibit 15: Interest Rates (March 2015 - May 2020)
Exhibit 16: Exchange Rate (2015-2022f)
Exhibit 17: General Government Balance % of GDP (2015-2021f)
Exhibit 18: General Government Debt (2015-2019)
Exhibit 19: Employment/Un-employment (2015-2022f)
Exhibit 20: Average Annual Wages (2015-2019)
Exhibit 21: Labor Cost Index (2015-2022f)
Exhibit 22: Rural/Urban Share in Total Population (1995, 2005, 2015, 2025f)
Exhibit 23: Age-group Share of Total Population (1995, 2005, 2015, 2025f)
Exhibit 24: Gender Split (1995, 2005, 2015, 2025f)
Exhibit 25: Internet Users % of Total Population, Mobile Penetration Rate and Broadband Penetration Rate (2019)
Exhibit 26: Number of Patents Granted Per Million Population (2019)
Exhibit 27: High-technology Exports (% of Manufactured Exports) (2019 or latest available data)
Exhibit 28: Doing Business in Vietnam (2020)
Exhibit 29: Corruption Perception Index (Rankings) (2019)
Exhibit 30: CO2 Emissions (2012-2017)

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