Bac Ninh is a key point of economic triangle of Ha Noi – Hai Phong – Bac Ninh which belongs to North Vietnam focused economic area, Hong River delta and beside Ha Noi capital. Bac Ninh is the north-east gateway of Ha Noi and a bridge between Ha Noi and Northern midland and mountainous provinces.
Natural resources: The province’s total natural land area is 822.7 km2, in which agricultural land, forestry land, specialized and residential land and unused land accounts for 54%, 0.7%, 31% and 14.3% respectively. The province’s mineral reserve is limited (mainly construction materials such as clay in Que Vo and Tien Du, sandstone in Thi Cau, Vu Ninh, Bac Ninh town and peat in Yen Phong.
Travel resources: Bac Ninh is hometown of not only Kinh Duong King – the very first king of ancient Viet ethic but also eight Kings of Ly Dynasty. Until now, it preserves numerous cultural works and patterns such as Quan Ho folk music, Dong Ho pictures and so on; many historical and cultural relics such as Do Temple (where 8 Kings of Ly Dynasty are worshipped), Dau pagoda (the first pagoda in Vietnamese history, But Thap pagoda (an ancient pagoda), Phat Tich pagoda, Dam pagoda and local Literature Temple; thousan
Traffic: It is convenient to travel in the province with 3 means of transportation which are roadway, waterway and railway. The province has 125km of national highways (4 national highways: 1A, 1B, 38 and 18). There are 3 large rivers (Cau, Duong, Thai Binh rivers) running through the province with 3 river ports: Dap Cau port and two specialized ones of Dap Cau and Qu Vo floating glass factories. The province has 24km of Hanoi-Lang Son railway route.
GDP growth rate 2018: 10.60%
Up to now, Bac Ninh has 1,554 FDI projects with the total investment capital is nearly 19.1 billion US dollars.
Electronic, manufacturing, supporting industries, Agriculture-supporting industries, information technology; scientific and technology service; education and training; infrastructure development.
BAC NINH DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND INVESTMENT
BAC NINH INDUSTRIAL ZONES AUTHORITY