Area: 1,520.2 km2
Aged worker: 627,000
Number of industrial park: 6
Number of FDI project: 45
Situated between the Tien and the Hau rivers, Vinh Long Province is bounded by Tien Giang Province on the north, Dong Thap Province on the north-west, Tra Vinh Province on the south-east, Hau Giang and Soc Trang provinces on the south, and Can Tho City on the south-west.
Vinh Long is 70km from Mytho, 34km from Can Tho and 136km from Ho Chi Minh City. The inter-province bus station is 5km from the centre of Vinh Long. There are buses between Vinh Long and Ho Chi Minh City, Can Tho, Mytho, Long Xuyen, Sa Dec, Rach Gia, and other Mekong Delta destinations. National Highway No.1A and No.53 also runs through the province.
GDP growth rate (2011-2015): 5.2%; Industry – Construction: 16.38%; Services: 33.69%; Agriculture, forest, fishery: 49.93%.
Up to October 2018, Vinh Long has 45 FDI projects with the total investment capital is nearly 566 million US dollars.
High-tech agriculture, agricultural processing (farming products, food, vegetable, fruits, sea food), consumer products, packing, chemical substance
VINH LONG DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND INVESTMENT
Add: 205/5 Pham Hung, Ward 9, Vinh Long city
Tel: (84) 703.823319l Fax: (84) 703.828033