More quality manpower needed for logistics sector

Amid the logistics industry’s development and the Fourth Industrial Revolution, new logistics services have increased and required more quality and creative human resources, heard a recent forum held both in person and virtually.

Non-state sector becomes main driver of HCM City’s foreign trade in nine months

10/4/2021 10:29:26 AM

Non-state sector became the main driver of Ho Chi Minh City’s foreign trade during the first nine months of this year, with its exports and imports increasing 3.5% and 39.7%, respectively, according to the municipal statistics office.

Ship of world’s largest container shipping company docks at Cai Lan port

9/15/2021 12:54:06 PM

Cai Lan International Container Terminal (CICT) in the northern province of Quang Ninh on September 14 welcomed the Marshall Islands-flagged Synergy Busan with a loading capacity of over 50,000 tonnes, the first container ship of Maersk Lines to dock in the port.

Tan Cang Warehousing launches eCommerce Warehouse Management System

9/14/2021 1:54:06 PM

Tan Cang Warehousing in Ho Chi Minh City on September 13 launched and put into operation an eCommerce Warehouse Management System (eWMS), in order to make goods delivery activities smooth, ensure safety against the pandemic, and maintain production and the supply chain.

Quang Ninh proposes 2,200 billion VND general port in Q4 2021

9/11/2021 12:03:13 PM

The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh has proposed a project on building the Van Ninh general port at total investment of 2,248.5 billion VND (99 million USD), which, if approved, is expected to start construction in the fourth quarter of 2021, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.

Long An seeks investment in proposed logistics hub

8/25/2021 2:35:48 PM

The Long An Province Department of Planning and Investment is soliciting investment to develop a 50ha logistics hub to meet demand from local producers and transporters.

Ministries work on draft circular to ease congestion at seaports

8/24/2021 1:12:54 PM

Ministries are urgently working on a circular to allow imported goods to move from one seaport to another in case the first is overrun.

Road transport to see surge post-pandemic ASEAN

8/23/2021 12:03:40 PM

Strong economic recovery, which is expected post-pandemic, and rapid growth of e-commerce will likely result in a significant surge in road freight for Việt Nam and other ASEAN economies, said logistics experts. 

Transport ministry approves Côn Đảo airport upgrade

8/21/2021 1:24:51 PM

The Ministry of Transport has approved plans to expand and upgrade Côn Đảo Airport by 2030 to meet the rising demand for travel to the island.

Container cargo via seaports sees double-digit growth

8/18/2021 3:14:11 PM

Nearly 16.8 million TEUs of container cargo have been handled at Vietnamese seaports in the first eight months of 2021, up 18 percent from the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.

Logistics connectivity through e-commerce eases difficulties for firms amid COVID-19

8/17/2021 9:42:30 AM

The domestic logistics industry is in the process of shifting, with over 50% of contracts now linked to the abrupt growth of e-commerce in order to serve the domestic consumption market share.