In IPs, the total number of operating enterprises (or projects) is 875
As announced by Long An Economic Zone Management Board, in the first 6 months of 2019, there are 11 new enterprises entering into production and business in the industrial parks (IPs) in the province. Thus, to date, there are 875 enterprises (or projects) in operation in the whole province.
In which, 385 FDI enterprises (or projects) are in operation with the total investment capital of USD 2.15 billion; 490 DDI enterprises are in operation with the total accumulated investment capital of VND 21,950 billion.
It can be seen that the production and trading status of enterprises in industrial parks are also more effective. Accordingly, in the first 6 months of 2019, the turnover of FDI enterprises in the industrial parks is estimated at USD 936 million, up 3.63% compared to the same period in 2018. The turnover of DDI enterprises is estimated at VND 9,605 billion, up 2.27% compared to the same period in 2018.
Laborers in footwear, textile and garment industries account for 65% of the total labor force
The enterprises in industrial parks in the province have been creating jobs for about 139,454 laborers. In which, female laborers account for 56%, foreign laborers are more than 3,000 people. Laborers in footwear, textile and garment industries account for 65% of the total labor force./.
Reported by Mai Huong
Translated by Lan Vy