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Vietnam’s Mining Industry in its Long-term Prospects

Mining sector attracted FDI totaling $7.7 billion in the first half of the year 2017, equaling 10.6% of the total inflows in Vietnam during that period. Investment into the mining sector cam second only to manufacturing at 66.7%, according to a report by global lender HSBC. This indicates strong interest by overseas investors in the industry’s long-term prospects.