Ground-breaking ceremony of Dung Quat Industrial Town in Quang Ngai province (Source:

Hanoi (VNA) - Construction kicked off on the Dung Quat Industrial Town project in the central province of Quang Ngai on August 10.

The project, spanning 1,303ha in Binh Son District, will be divided into two phases. The first phase is funded by the Hoang Thinh Dat Joint Stock Company, with total capital of more than 2 trillion VND (89.5 million USD).

It will focus on building the infrastructure for the industrial park across 319ha, including a wastewater treatment station with a capacity of 25,000cu.m. per day. It is expected to be completed in 2019.

The project, to operate for 50 years, aims to attract businesses in the areas of production and assembling of electrical, electronics and telecommunication devices; production of auto and plane components and parts; food and drinks; chemical, medicines and pharmacy; textile, garments and dying; and other light industries and parts supplies.-VNA