The Prime Minister has agreed on a plan to expand Quan Ngang Industrial Park in the central province of Quang Tri, raising the total area of the park to 321.74 ha from the current 205 ha.
The third phase of the park will also be included in the national industrial park development plan to 2020.
The PM assigned the provincial People’s Committee to direct relevant agencies and investors to outline a detailed plan for the project.
It is also responsible for guiding investors to build and submit environmental assessment reports for approval, and to implement procedures related to the use of water resources and cultivation land, and wastewater treatment in accordance with laws on environmental protection.
Relevant units will coordinate with investors to work on issues related to employees in the park, including arranging a land fund for building houses for workers.
The industrial park, located in Gio Quang commune, Gio Linh district, is 15 km from Cua Viet Port, 45 km from My Thuy Port of Quang Tri, and 182 km from Da Nang Port in central Da Nang city.
There are 14 projects registered for investment in the park with total invested capital of over 3 trillion VND (132 million USD). Eight of the projects are operational, with the remainder are in the process of construction.
The expansion of the park is expected to promote industrial development, boosting the locality’s growth and improving income for employees.