Labor in leather footwear, textile and garment industry accounts for 65% of total labors in industrial parks
Until now, active industrial parks have attracted 1,514 projects, including 731 FDI projects and 783 DDI projects. Total investment capital of enterprises in industrial parks is USD 4,144 million and VND 84,385 billion.
In the first 10 months of 2019, the province has 15 more new enterprises going into operation, bringing the total number of active enterprises to 887 projects (or enterprises), of which 397 FDI projects are operating with a total accumulated investment capital of USD 1.87 billion and 490 DDI enterprises with a total accumulated investment capital of VND 18,104 billion. In addition, there are 34 warehouse projects, 46 factory leasing projects in operation.
To date, industrial parks in the province have created jobs for about 143,222 laborers, of which, female laborers account for 56%, foreign laborers have over 3,000, and 65% of the total laborers is working in the leather footwear, textile and garment industry./.
Reported by Mai Huong
Translated by Lan Vy