Quang Ninh proposes 2,200 billion VND general port in Q4 2021 Business

Quang Ninh proposes 2,200 billion VND general port in Q4 2021

The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh has proposed a project on building the Van Ninh general port at total investment of 2,248.5 billion VND (99 million USD), which, if approved, is expected to start construction in the fourth quarter of 2021, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.
Ports see increase in goods handling despite COVID-19 Business

Ports see increase in goods handling despite COVID-19

Thanks to the adoption of drastic COVID-19 prevention measures at ports, the volume of goods that passed through ports in the first eight months of the year increased by 18 percent year-on-year to 16.8 million TEUs, the Vietnam Maritime Administration said.
Seaport development on the horizon Business

Seaport development on the horizon

The development of seaports is to be prioritised over the next three decades to meet increasing demand in shipping services, according to Nguyen Xuan Sang, director of Vietnam Maritime Administration under the Ministry of Transport.
Container cargo growth in double digits this year Business

Container cargo growth in double digits this year

The total volume of goods passing through Vietnam’s seaports reached nearly 296 million tonnes in the first five months of this year, up 5 percent year-on-year despite the serious impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.