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Seaport fees should be increased: say insiders

Seaport fees should be increased: say insiders

Container loading and unloading service charges should be increased to approach the regional level so investors would not feel hesitant when pouring money into developing seaports.

Cargo handled at seaports maintains growth in seven months

Cargo handled at seaports maintains growth in seven months

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.

Cargo handled at seaports up in Q1

Cargo handled at seaports up in Q1

The volume of cargo handled at Vietnam’s seaports reached nearly 160 million tonnes in the first quarter, up 8.4% over the same period last year, according to the Vietnam Maritime Administration.

Cargo via seaports up 13 percent in H1

Cargo via seaports up 13 percent in H1

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.

Foreign investors set sights on Vietnam’s seaports

Foreign investors set sights on Vietnam’s seaports

Vietnam’s rapidly growing trade and production have pushed the cargo volume through the country’s seaports to rise by 20%-30% per annum, making port projects appealing to foreign investors.

Cargo through seaports surges

Cargo through seaports surges

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.

Scrap imports choke Ho Chi Minh City ports

Scrap imports choke Ho Chi Minh City ports

An increasingly larger quantity of imported scrap has overloaded several seaports in Ho Chi Minh City, which has become an ‘alternative destination’ for the waste dumping after China ceased buying it earlier this year.

Automated customs to roll out nationwide

Automated customs to roll out nationwide

The automated customs system is expected come into operation at all seaports and airports by the end of the third quarter of 2018, according to the General Department of Customs.

ASEAN Port Association meets in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

ASEAN Port Association meets in Ba Ria-Vung Tau

The 43rd Conference of the ASEAN Port Association (APA) opened in Vung Tau city, the southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau, drawing representatives of the ASEAN member countries, excepting for land-locked Laos.

Top 10 largest seaports in Vietnam

Top 10 largest seaports in Vietnam

VOV.VN - Vietnam has 49 seaports including 10 large-scale ports, which help accelerate the country’s economic development and international integration process, according to the Ministry of Transport.

Vietnam studies seaport water management in Netherlands

Vietnam studies seaport water management in Netherlands

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung had a working session with authorities from the Port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands on April 19 to study the European country’s experience in planning, building and operating seaports.

Haiphong looks to international logistis hub

Haiphong looks to international logistis hub

The northern port city of Haiphong is potentially becoming a key logistics centre domestically and internationally with improved infrastructure system, according to Commercial Real Estate Services (CBRE).

Commercial banks take an interest in seaports

Commercial banks take an interest in seaports

VietinBank and VPBank, as the strategic shareholders of the Saigon Port, have representatives that belong to the port developer’s board of directors and supervision board.

Vietnam to allow online immigration

Vietnam to allow online immigration

The Border Guard Command under the Ministry of Defence will implement e-immigration at all sea ports across the country by 2018, said Vice Head of the Border Guard Management Department Le Anh Tuan.