Nhan Dan Online – Vietnam’s central region sees work start on its first motorbike helmet factory.
The Da Nang city People’s Committee and Chi Thanh V.N Plastic Manufacturing and Trading Company Limited have begun construction on the first motorbike helmet factory in Vietnam’s central region on March 21.
The VND 13 billion project, covering an area of 5,000 square metres at Hoa Khanh Industrial Park in Lien Chieu district, Da Nang city, is scheduled to complete within four months.
The factory has the capacity to manufacture 150,000 helmets per year with each helmet selling for approximately VND 50,000.
Da Nang city People’s Committee has provided interest-free funding of VND 8 million for the project. The aim of the project is to reduce losses by traffic accidents in Da Nang city and in Vietnam’s central region by supplying good helmet for motorcyclists, while simultaneously creating jobs for local residents.
Speaking at the groundbreaking ceremony on March 21, leader of Chi Thanh Company Nguyen Van Lap committed the company to producing goods of the highest quality.