|Viet Nam has five newly established IPs bringing the total to 299 with 85,000ha. — File Photo
HA NOI (VNS) — Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has instructed some provinces which have occupancy rate of less than 30 per cent at industrial parks (IPs) to review investment attraction and improving their effectiveness.
The localities include Son La, Binh Thuan, Ninh Thuan, and Ca Mau, in addition to Hoa Binh, Thanh Hoa, Ha Tinh and Cao Bang. Some IPs in Ha Noi, Khanh Hoa and Ba Ria-Vung Tau with low effectiveness should also be reviewed.
Statistics from the government showed that in the first nine months of the year, Viet Nam has five newly established IPs bringing the total to 299 with 85,000ha. Of which, 212 IPs came into operation with occupancy rate of 67 per cent, two per cent higher than the same period last year.
The country has three new economic zones in central Quang Tri, Thanh Hoa and Nghe An provinces, making the total number to 16 IZs with area of 815,000ha. — VNS