Fact Sheets

Key Points - U.S.-Vietnam Nuclear Cooperation Agreement

This NEI fact sheet describes Vietnam's ambitious plan to develop up to 10,000 megawatts of nuclear electric generating capacity by 2030, with the first reactors coming on line in the next decade. The U.S. and Vietnam signed a nuclear cooperation agreement on May 7, 2014. If brought into force, this agreement could result in $10 billion-$20 billion in U.S. nuclear exports.