Asian Development Bank and Viet Nam: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2014

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on Viet Nam as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.

Viet Nam is one of the founding members of ADB in 1966. Since resuming operations in Viet Nam in 1993, ADB’s assistance has amounted to $12.85 billion (as of December 2013). Assistance includes 150 loans totaling $12.43 billion, 276 technical assistance projects amounting to $253.5 million, and 29 grants totaling $170 million. The sectors with the largest share of cumulative lending amount are transport and communications (33.3%), energy (18.2%), and agriculture and natural resources (13.5%).