Solution for improving the capacity of ship fleet
- Author Nghia Chung
- Co-Author Phuoc Quy Phong Nguyen, Van Huong Dong
- Country : Vietnam
- Subject : Transport
In the past time, the shipping industry has maintained a good growth momentum, the volume of goods through the port carried by Vietnam's fleet reached more than 81 million tons, up 16% over the same period in 2018. In particular, the volume containerized cargo throughput of Vietnam's fleet reached 1.2 million Teus, an increase of 5% over the same period last year. The Vietnamese national flag fleet has now been able to handle nearly 100% of inland freight by sea, except for some specialized vessels such as LPG, bulk cement, etc. household goods, food, coal, construction materials, machinery, containers, gasoline, general cargo, etc. For international shipping, shipping is about 7% market share and mainly transport routes almost China, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia. The Vietnamese container fleet operates mainly on short routes in Southeast Asia and Northeast Asia, with a number of bulk carriers transporting goods on European routes.