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Vietnam Buys More U.S. Goods After Trump Calls It Trade Abuser

  • Foreign ministry says country has made great efforts on trade
  • Vietnam’s trade surplus last year was a record $39.5 billion
Views of Vietnam's Hai Phong Container Terminal
Photographer: Yen Duong/Bloomberg

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Vietnam is buying more U.S. goods to help it reduce a $39.5 billion surplus, after President Donald Trump called the country a trade abuser.