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Dong Nai (VNA) – The southern province of Dong Nai targets to have 50 percent of local enterprises applying clean production process and saving from 8 to 13 percent of energy and material consumption per product unit by 2020, according to the provincial People’s Committee report.

To realise the target, numerous incentives have been offered to lure investment in hi-tech industries, such as electric-electronic industry, mechanics, manufacturing, chemicals, bio-technology and supporting industry, said Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Tran Van Vinh.

Investments have also been poured to improve productivity and product quality into the sectors of food processing and beverage, garment and textile, footwear, wood production, construction material, among others, according to Vinh.

Besides, the clean production process has been applied in the sectors with a high risk of environment pollution.

Dong Nai is home to 32 industrial parks, covering an area of nearly 10,000 hectares. Twenty nine of them have been operated, drawing 1,396 projects from 42 nations and territories worldwide, 73 percent of them are foreign ones.

It also has 27 industrial clusters on an area of nearly 1,400 hectares.

Currently nearly 25,000 enterprises are operating in the locality. Over 2,500 new firms are established annually.-VNA