Area: 3,311.6 km2
Aged worker: 704,000
Number of industrial park: 5
Number of FDI project: 15
Soc Trang is located at the bottom of the Mekong River basin, bordering the provinces of Tra Vinh, Vinh Long, Hau Giang, Bac Lieu and East Sea.
Soc Trang is 231km from Ho Chi Minh City, 60km from Can Tho. National Highways No.1A links the province and Can Tho, Bac Lieu.
GDP growth rate (2014-2015): 7.53%; Industry - Construction: 48.4%; Services: 14.7%; Agriculture, forest, fishery: 36.9%.
Up to October 2018, Soc Trang has 15 FDI projects with the total investment capital is nearly 240 million US dollars.
Infrastructure development (sea-port, warehouse), industry (electrics, petrol, mechanics, construction materials, textile), supporting industry, agricultural processing, toursim.
SOC TRANG DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND INVESTMENT
Add: No.21 Tran Hung Dao, Ward 3, Soc Trang city
Tel: (84) 79.3822333