Japanese Kyocera Group has announced the kick off of construction on its manufacturing base in northern Hung Yen Province 's Thang Long Industrial Zone 2 in June this year.

The 89,000-sq.m plant is expected to cost 55 million USD for the first phase and be completed in August of next year. The plant will produce mobile phones and high-tech electronic components.

It is expected to invest an additional 195 million USD to expand production to manufacture SMD packages, mobile phones and software. -VNA