Development orientation for Vietnamese ports in the new century
- Author Thanh Nam Dang
- Co-Author Manh Hung Nguyen, Phuoc Quy Phong Nguyen
- Country : Vietnam
- Subject : Transport
Currently, the whole country has 281 ports with a total capacity of over 550 million tons / year. Seaport system is invested synchronously in infrastructure: wharves, buoys, loading and unloading equipment, basic development complete, fully functional, large scale and widely distributed by region. Domain. Most seaports make full use of natural conditions, meet the requirements of transporting goods by sea, actively serving the socio-economic development process of coastal areas and the whole country, create motivations to attract and promote related industries and industries. Seaports are owned and operated directly by state-owned enterprises and other economic sectors. 4 ports are invested with state budget and assigned Vietnam Maritime Administration to represent the state agencies signing the lease contract, including: Cai Lan port, Cai Mep ODA container terminal, total port. The international market of Thi Vai and An Thoi - Kien Giang port has brought about remarkable results. Thanks to strong innovation, in the first 6 months of 2019, the volume of goods through Vietnam's seaport system is estimated at 308.8 million tons (excluding the volume of unloaded transit goods), an increase of 13% compared to with the same period in 2018. Exported goods reached 74.8 million tons, up 8% over the same period in 2018, imported goods reached 98.1 million tons, up 19%, domestic goods reached 134.9 million tons, up 11%. Passenger through the port reached 3.8 million passengers, up 32%...