Upgrade expected to raise capacity at int’l port cluster

The Cai Mep - Thi Vai port cluster in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau is investing in upgrading infrastructure to increase cargo-loading capacity, according to Tan Cang Sai Gon Corporation.

Over 425 million tonnes of cargo handled at seaports in seven months

7/22/2021 12:07:26 PM

The total volume of cargo handled at Vietnamese seaports is estimated to reach more than 425 million tonnes in the first seven months of 2021, up 6 percent over the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration (VMA).

Over 425 million tonnes of cargo handled at seaports in seven months

7/19/2021 11:48:39 AM

The total volume of cargo handled at Vietnamese seaports is estimated to reach more than 425 million tonnes in the first seven months of 2021, up 6 percent over the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration (VMA).

Seaport development on the horizon

7/15/2021 12:03:01 PM

The development of seaports is to be prioritised over the next three decades to meet increasing demand in shipping services, according to Nguyen Xuan Sang, director of Vietnam Maritime Administration under the Ministry of Transport.

Logistics sector urged to seize upon FTA opportunities

6/30/2021 5:12:30 PM

Vietnam’s participation in several new-generation free trade agreements (FTAs) will serve to create greater opportunities for the development of the local logistics sector, according to industry insiders.

HCM City requires over 42 billion USD for transport infrastructure upgrades

6/21/2021 9:41:05 AM

The HCM City People’s Committee has issued a plan to implement the city's transport infrastructure upgrade project in the 2021-2030 period, which will require an investment of 970.6 trillion VND (42.3 billion USD).

Container goods via seaports up 22% in H1

6/17/2021 9:53:42 PM

Container goods shipped via Vietnam’s seaports still maintained growth in the first half of this year despite the COVID-19 pandemic, said the Vietnam Maritime Administration (VMA).

Increases in port charges must be carefully considered: Administration

6/16/2021 9:49:19 AM

Careful consideration is needed before increasing seaport services charges to limit negative impacts on the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.

New master plan for seaports needed to further boost economic development

6/1/2021 10:28:43 AM

A new master plan for seaports is needed to further boost the country’s socio-economic development in the rapid international integration process, experts have said.

RoK opens new container route to Thailand, Vietnam

5/28/2021 2:16:49 PM

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Incheon Seaport Corporation announced on May 24 that it has begun tapping a new container route from Incheon port to ports in Thailand and Vietnam.

Container cargo growth in double digits this year

5/21/2021 8:57:34 AM

The total volume of goods passing through Vietnam’s seaports reached nearly 296 million tonnes in the first five months of this year, up 5 percent year-on-year despite the serious impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.