At the licence granting ceremony. ( Image: VNA )
Among the six licensed projects, four projects are funded by foreign direct investment, with the largest one, valued at US$39.6 million, being a plant to produce auto gear of Nidec Tosok Precision Vietnam.
Memoranda of understanding on five other projects with a total investment of VND1.28 trillion and US$2 million were also signed on the occasion. The investors are finishing documents to get their licences as early as possible.
At the conference, Ben Tre called on investment in infrastructure systems in several industrial zones such as Giao Hoa in Chau Thanh district and Phuoc Long in Giong Trom district.
The projects are expected to make a significant contribution to the socio-economic development in the locality, helping the province fulfill its target of getting an annual GDP growth of 13% in 2015.