Vietnam-Laos oil pipeline survey conducted hinh anh 1A corner of Hon La Industrial Park in Quang Binh Province (Photo:VNA)

 The authorities of the central province of Quang Binh held a working session with the Laos Petro Join Stock Company on October 19 to discuss the outcomes of a site survey for a bonded warehouse and oil pipeline in Vietnamese territories, reported the Lao Dong (Labour) newspaper.

The survey is part of a project to construct a bonded warehouse and an oil pipeline from Quang Binh’s Hon La Island to Khammouane province in Laos.

As planned, the Hon La bonded warehouse will span 30 hectares with a total capacity of about 150,000-200,000 cubic metres.

The oil pipeline from Hon La to the Cha Lo border gate will have total length of 135 kilometres, comprising two pipes spaced five metres apart and passing through Quang Trach, Tuyen Hoa and Minh Hoa districts.

The pipe system from Hon La economic zone is 32 kilometres in length and the pipeline in Minh Hoa extends 75 kilometres.-VNA