06/06/2017 08:43 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Hau Giang to build 1.5 trillion VND logistics centre

The centre will cover 80 hectares in Song Hau Industrial Zone in Chau Thanh district. It comprises a wharf area, goods storage and warehouse, along with a control building, support areas and roads. 

In the 2017-2020 period, the project will build quay, warehouse and office serving logistics activities on a 30-ha area. 

According to Ho Thi Thu Hoa from the Ho Chi Minh City University of Transport, the centre has a favourable location near many industrial parks and road system connecting to the Mekong Delta key economic region and neighbouring countries. 

Once operational, the centre will play a core role in goods distribution and transportation, boosting the socio-economic development of the whole region. 

By 2025, it is expected to create jobs for 1,000 people.