In the morning of January 11th, Dung Quat Economic Zone and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks Authority (DEZA) held a conference to evaluate the performance of tasks in 2018 and deploy the tasks of 2019. Mr. Nguyen Minh Tai – Member of Provincial Standing Committee, Chairman of DEZA and 03 Vice-Chairmen hosted the conference.
In 2018, the investment attraction in Dung Quat EZ and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks has achieved many achievements compared to the previous period, with 57 projects, the total investment capital of 25,888 billion dong (equivalent to 1.12 billion USD). ); In which, there are 44 domestic projects (809.6 million USD) and 13 FDI projects (308.7 million USD). The total projects in Dung Quat EZ and Quang Ngai IPs is 301 with the total investment capital of 12 billion USD; including 54 FDI projects (US $ 1.6 billion) and 247 domestic projects (US $ 10.4 billion).
Production and business activities of enterprises in Dung Quat Economic Zone and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks have made many positive changes, Hoa Phat Dung Quat Iron and Steel Complex is speeding up their construction progress, positively contributing to the budget revenue, goods and the development of industry groups such as mechanics – heavy industry, restaurants and hotels, etc. Enterprises in the oil and gas sector, seaport and a number of wood chip enterprises have been achieved stable development; In particular, the light industry has experienced outstanding growth compared to previous years.
Mr. Nguyen Minh Tai speaks at the conference.
By the end of 2018, in Dung Quat Economic Zone and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks, 154 enterprises have started their production and business activities, the output reaches VND 129,000 billion, reaching 143.3% of the plan, up 70% compared to 2017; State budget revenue reached VND 13,700 billion, reaching 119.1% of the 2018 plan, increase 13% compared to 2017; cargo exported and imported through the port reached 20.9 million tons, reaching 122.9% of the plan, up 20.1% compared to 2017; export turnover reached 370 million, reaching 123.3% of the 2018 plan, up 15.6% compared to 2017; New jobs were created for 5,054 employees, reaching 101% of the plan. Up to now, there are 38,657 employees working for enterprises in Dung Quat EZ and Quang Ngai IPs, in addition, there are more 7,000 workers working on construction and services in the area.
Mr. Nguyen Minh Tai awarded certificates of merit to collectives with outstanding achievements in 2017.
In order to create favorable conditions for investors to implement their projects, DEZA has focused on coordinating with relevant authorities to support investors to solve difficulties and obstacles during their implementation of investment procedures; organizational structure continue to be strengthened in the direction of streamlining and efficiency associated with the reorganization of discipline and administrative reform; The work of environmental protection, the issues of environmental pollution prevention, slow progress projects in Dung Quat EZ and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks have always been paid special attention, etc.
Mr. Dam Minh Le awarded certificates of merit to 2 Branches with outstanding achievements in 2017.
In addition to the achieved results, in 2018 the investment situation in Dung Quat Economic Zone and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks is still facing many difficulties and challenges. Production and business activities of a number of enterprises in fields of restaurants, hotels, cement and warehousing services are still in a difficult situation; Some state-budget infrastructure investment projects, compensation and land clearance are still slower than required.
In 2019, Dung Quat EZ and Quang Ngai IPs makes plan to attract investment capital of 100-150 million USD. To successfully implement the set-out objectives, targets and tasks in 2019 and the following years, Mr. Nguyen Minh Tai – Chairman of DEZA suggested that the DEZA continues to promote the achieved results, improving the spirit of determination, unity, dynamism and creativity in the implementation of tasks. So that Dung Quat EZ and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks continue to hold the leading position of Quang Ngai province and the Central key Economic Region.
Contracting competition among units.
To continue focusing on supporting investors to implement large projects such as Hoa Phat Dung Quat iron and steel complex, upgrading and expanding Dung Quat oil refinery, FLC Group’s projects; to prepare the necessary conditions to attract the project of gas – electricity complex, port service, business in infrastructure of light industrial zone Binh Hoa – Binh Phuoc, etc. At the same time, to focus on attracting industries and fields in which Dung Quat Economic Zone and Quang Ngai IPs have comparative advantages, especially those related to the use of deep-water seaports, heavy industry, and infrastructure projects, etc. Closely coordinating with VSIP and Hoang Thinh Dat to focus on attracting FDI projects.
At the conference, DEZA also rewarded collectives and individuals with high achievements in 2018.
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