According to the report of the Economic Zone Management Department, Ministry of Planning and Investment, it is estimated that in the first 6 months of 2019, industrial parks and economic zones have attracted about 340 projects with direct investment capital will be received foreign investment (FDI) with a newly registered capital of about 8.7 billion USD
With the above results, up to now, the total number of FDI projects invested in Vietnam has reached about 8,900 projects with a total registered capital of about 186 billion USD. For domestic investment projects, in the first 6 months of 2019, industrial parks and economic zones have attracted about 334 projects with a total registered capital of nearly VND 83 trillion. Accumulated total number of domestic investment projects about 9,086 projects with total registered capital of over VND 2,060 trillion.
According to statistics, there are 326 industrial parks established with a total natural land area of approximately 95,500 hectares. Among these, 251 industrial parks were put into operation, occupancy rates reached nearly 74% and 75 industrial parks are in the stage of compensation, site clearance and construction.
In addition, there are 17 coastal economic zones established across the country with a total area of land and water surface of more than 845,000 hectare. Ninh Co economic zone (Nam Dinh province) is in the development plan of economic zones but has not been established.
According to Dieu Trang