Area: 8,320.8 km2
Aged worker: 508,000
Number of industrial park: 2
Number of FDI project: 41
Lang Son is a frontier mountainous province in the North-East of Vietnam. It shares border with Cao Bang Province on the south, Bac Giang Province on the north, Guangxi (China) on the east, Quang Ninh Province on the north-east and Bac Kan, Thai Nguyen provinces on the west.
Natural resources: - Geographic political position of Lang Son towards the Northeast region and the country has advantages compared with the northern mountainous provinces. The world economic integration will create favorable conditions for Lang Son to promote its economy, commerce, tourism and services concurrently expand the industrial development, especially hi-tech industry (electronic assembly), food processing industry, auxiliary industry and processing and package for export, etc. - Water surface resources
Travel resources: Lang Son which is located in the northern border area has convenient transportation to connect to Hanoi. Lang Son has many places of interest such as Ky Lua market street, Stone statue of Lady To Thi, Tam Thanh pagoda, Nhi Thanh cave, Ky Cung river’s stone wharf, Mau Son tourist place, Wind grotto, etc. The borderline markets are also great attractions to visitors. Lang Son is also reputed because of owning many historical places such as Nam Quan Pass, Chi Lang pass, the citadel of Mac dynast
Traffic: Traffic way system of Lang Son province rela¬tively completes, including railway and road, of which such life-line traffic route passing the province as - National Highway 1A: Huu Nghi (Lang Son) - Hanoi (150km) - National Highway 4B: Lang Son Port, Quang Ninh (114km) Chua Mui - National Highway 1B: Lang Son - Thai Nguyen (160km) - Mixed Railway Hanoi - Lang Son- China
Power system: There are two 110kV transformers throughout the province; transmission line system is rela¬tively completed possibly to sufficiently pro¬vide for consumption and production; Currently 100% of communes is using the National grid
Water system: The entire province has fresh water supply sys¬tems with a total capacity of 15,000m3/day and night basically meeting adequately the fresh water for residential areas and partial need of fresh water for production and business of en-terprises in the city and surrounding areas
Post and Telecommunication Systems: In the province currently has five mobile opera¬tors, with a total of 275 postal points. In general, the actual state of the postal services, telecommunications is rather good. The telecommunication network has widely covered across the province meeting the needs of communication use of the people and enterprises.
Systems Industrial Zone: - Dong Dang-Lang Son Border Gate Economic Zone with a total area of 394km2. - Dong Banh Industrial Zone with a total area of 321,76 ha. - Hong Phong Industrial Zone with a total area of 440ha - Na Duong Industrial Complex I, II, III with a total area of: 365ha - Hop Thanh Industrial Complex I, II with a total area of 120,1 ha - Huu Lung Industrial Complex with a total area of: 48,8ha - Quang Lac Industrial Complex with a total area of: 50 ha - Cao Loc Industrial Complex with a total area
GDP growth rate (2011-2015): 8.65%; Industry – Construction: +9.86%; Services: +10.76%; Agriculture, forest, fishery: +3.62%.
Up to Octobẻ 2018, Lang Son has 41 FDI projects with the total investment capital is about 237 million US dollars.
High-tech agriculture, agricultural processing, tourism, construction materials, trading & services.
LANG SON DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND INVESTMENT
Add: No.2 Hoang Van Thu, Chi Lang Ward, Lang Son city
Tel: (84) 25.3812122 l Fax: (84) 25.3811132