Nearly 485.3 million tonnes of cargo were handled at Vietnam’s seaports in the first eight months of this year, including over 13.9 million TEUs of container cargo, up 6% and 8% annually, respectively.
Deputy Director General of the Vietnam Maritime Administration Hoang Hong Giang has said the total volume of cargo handled at Vietnamese seaports surpassed 397.5 million tonnes in the first seven months of this year, up 6 percent year on year.
Nearly 309 million tonnes of cargo were handled through Vietnam’s seaports in the first half of this year, up 13 percent year-on-year, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.
VOV.VN -Approximately 2.5 cu.m. of wood with a total value of VND45 million was seized by border guards in An Giang province on June 3.
Over 128.4 million tonnes of cargo were handled through Viet Nam’s seaports in the first quarter of this year, up 7 per cent annually, according to the Viet Nam Maritime Administration (VMA).
VOV.VN - A total of 1,300 packs of smuggled cigarettes have been seized in Mong Cai city by Quang Ninh Province Department of Customs .
VOV.VN - On the morning of 1 January, Da Nang Port Joint Stock Company in the central coastal city of Da Nang handled its first ton of cargo during the first day of 2019.
The volume of cargo passing through seaports across Vietnam rose by 19% to 431 million tonnes in the first 10 months of 2018, according to Vietnam Maritime Administration (VMA).
The volume of cargo transported through Vietnamese seaports has soared in the first nine months of 2018, particularly through ports in Quang Ninh and Ha Tinh provinces, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.
The central city of Da Nang has officially put into operation the second stage of Tien Sa port after two years of construction, bringing its total capacity to 12 million tonnes of cargo per year.
Shipping volume through the coastal route Quang Ninh-Quang Binh-Binh Thuan-Kien Giang in the first ten months of the year increased 154 percent to 21 million tonnes of cargo compared to the same period last year.
A new road-rail freight transportation route officially opened on September 28, delivering international cargo from Southeast Asia to Europe via China’s Chongqing city.
VOV.VN - The trade ministers of Japan and Vietnam earlier this month reaffirmed their commitment to work collaboratively to help the emerging Southeast Asian country elevate its industrial competitiveness at the international level.
Customs officials at all airports and seaports in the country will strengthen supervision and inspection of all goods, luggage and cargo transported via the ports, an official said.
The Hai Phong government said its sea port fees are still lower than those at other terminals.
Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency (NSRA) found the wreckage of a missing cargo plane and the bodies of four victims on board in the country’s easternmost province of Papue on November 1.
Vietnamese goods remain stranded at sea after cargo ships owned by the Korean shipping line Hanjin refused to dock for fear of being held hostage to debt payment demands.
Da Nang port in the central city of Da Nang has handled nearly 5 million tonnes of cargo so far this year, representing a year-on-year rise of 13%.
A proposal to build a VND5.8 trillion (US$257 million) airport near Sa Pa has been backed by several ministries, and work is set to start in the third quarter once it receives government approval.
VOV.VN - Millions of dollars of deals have been struck at Vietship 2016 (February 24-26), an international trade fair for shipbuilding, marine technology and transportation on-going at the Hanoi National Convention Centre.