Area: 1,237.5 km2
Aged worker: 631,000
Number of industrial park: 19
Number of FDI project: 345
Vinh Phuc is bordered by four provinces and cities: by Thai Nguyen and Tuyen Quang provinces to the North (the boundary is Tam Dao and Sang Son Mountain Range), by Phu Tho province to the West (with Lo is river being the natural boundary), by Hanoi to the south (the natural boundary is the Red River, and by Soc Son and Dong Anh districts to the East.
Natural resources: Vinh Phuc has a large forest area, especially Tam Dao forest with various and diversified resources: 260 types of timbers and plants including precious wood such as Fokienia and valuable medical plants. Besides, there are several rare and precious mineral found in the province such as tin, gold and others with large reserves used for construction material production such as sand, stone, limestone, construction rock, granite stone (50 million m3) but they are mainly found in tourism spots and Tam
Travel resources: It is lucky for Vinh Phuc to own beautiful sceneries such as Tam Dao, Tay Thien, Dai Lai, Dam Vac, etc. Tam Dao tourism spot is considered one of the best place of interest in the Northern Vietnam. And Thac Bac, Xa Huong lake, Lang Ha dam and primeval forests, etc will be unforgotten memory of any visitor
Traffic: The system is convenient with roadway, railway and waterway. Besides, the province is situated near Noi Bai International Airport. There are 4 national highways No. 2, 2B, 2C and 23 running through the province. Hanoi – Lai Cai railway route (linking to Yunnan, China) runs through the province. There are several large rivers (Lo, Pho Day and Red rivers) running through the province, which creates favorable conditions for constructing Chu Phan, Vinh Thinh and Nhu Thuy Ports for transportation of
Water system: The system is quite complete meeting the demand of households and production. There are two 110 kV transformer stations, one in Vinh Yen with the capacity of 65,000 KVA, the other in Phuc Yen with the capacity of 40,000 KVA.
GDP growth rate (2015-2016): +8.56%; Industry - Construction: 9.94%; Services: +6.26%; Agriculture, forest, fishery: +3.15%.
Up to now, Vinh Phuc has 345 FDI projects with the total investment capital is nearly 4.35 billion US dollars
Production of new materials, new energy, high-tech products; biotechnology, information technology, mechanical engineering; Cultivation and processing of agricultural, forest and aquatic products; salt production; production of artificial seeds, plant varieties and animal breeds; Modern technology; Infrastructure development
VINH PHUC DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND INVESTMENT
Add: No. 40 Nguyen Trai, Dong Da, Vinh Yen, Vinh Phuc, Viet Nam
Tel: (84-211) 3862480 l Fax: (84-211) 3862480