On September 9th, at Long An International Port, under the chairmanship of the Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development (MARD), three important events were hold which are: Corporation agreement’s ceremony between chicken production’s chain – Deheus and Long An International Port; Wharf No.2’s groundbreaking ceremony.
Besides the presiding of Minister Nguyen Xuan Cuong, Vice Ministers and leaders of MARD, the ceremonies were honored to welcome former State President Truong Tan Sang, leaders of Japanese consulate in Ho Chi Minh City, representative of the US Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City, leaders of Ho Chi Minh City, Long An, Binh Duong and Binh Phuoc.
At the signing ceremony of cooperation, Long An International Port has officially become a strategic partner of Deheus’s chicken production chain. The role of Long An International Port is to provide port and logistics services for export activities that meet international regulations and standards on the timing and storage of chicken during the transportation. Long An International Port will be in charge of transporting, customs clearance, international freight in Vietnam as well as in Japan and other countries for Deheus.
As a 3PL logistics partner in agricultural production chain, Long An International Port will increase the competitiveness of chicken meat in particular and agricultural exported products in general by reduce time and cost of logistics for manufacturing enterprises, as well as ensure products are preserved and exported to the market with the best quality.
Along with the two events above, Long An International Port solemnly held the groundbreaking ceremony for wharf no.2. The wharf no.2 with 210m long will be urgently completed within 10 months. When completed, wharf no.2 will increase the total wharf’s length of Long An International Port to 420m. By the end of Quarter 3 of 2018, wharf no.2 will be able to receive 50.000 DWT vessels. With the construction of the wharf no.2 and the completed container yard, Long An International Port will concentrate on providing ICD and depot services to serve the increasing needs of customers.
Being a part of the overall 1935ha project, Long An International Port has 147ha which include 7 wharves with total berth length of 1.670m that can receive 30.000 DWT – 50.000 DWT vessels and 4 barge docks (2000 DWT / dock). Besides that, the overall project also includes: South East Asia Industrial Park with 1048ha and Logistics center with 239ha. The area of warehouses for goods storage at the Port is 400.000m2 that can serve the needs of agricultural products storage for the Mekong Delta. Long An International Port is also a gateway for import-export enterprises in the southeast region to distribute their goods by land, sea and inland waterway. With an investment of over 9 trillion VND (equivalent to nearly 400 million USD), Long An International Port is considered one of the biggest seaports in the Mekong Delta by 2023.
Despite being in the midst of construction and operation, infrastructures and warehouses are still developed constantly, Long An International Port has welcome dozens of international vessels that proves the trust of customers for Long An International Port.
Signing ceremony of strategic cooperation agreement between Deheus and Long An International Port
Mr. Vo Quoc Thang – Chairman of Dong Tam Group – Representative of Long An International Port gave the welcome speech.
Former State President Truong Tan Sang, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong and other leaders carried out the groundbreaking ceremony of wharf no.2.
The groundbreaking event of wharf no.2
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