Hepza attracts US$ 424 million investment capital - Hepza attracts US$ 424 million investment capital - Website Ho Chi Minh City
On April 10, Management Board of Export Processing Zones (EPZ) – Industrial Parks (IPs) HCMC (Hepza) organized quarterly press conference on operation situation in EPZ and IPs in the Quarter 1 and assignments in Q2, 2015.
Mr. Tran Cong Khanh, Office Manager of Hepza said that total investment attraction capital (newly granted and adjusted) reached US$ 424, 90 million, up 50,21% compared to the same period of 2014, of which foreign invested value stayed at US$ 379, 14 million, VND 972,35 came from domestic projects.
In term of foreign investment, in the first quarter of 2015, Hepza granted certificates of investment for 10 new projects worth US$ 314,17 million, 14 projects of increasing capital worth US$ 64,97 million. In term of domestic investment, 19 newly registered projects were granted with registered capital of VND 891,23 billion, up 108,47%, 5 adjusted capital projects worth VND 81,14 billion. Newly registered projects are in fields of mechanical, plastic, food, service, chemical, apparel, electronics.
Total export revenue of EPZ-IPs in Q.1 is estimated at US$ 1,100 million, of which US$ 900 million came from EPZ and US$ 200 from IPs, up 8,51%. Total import revenue stayed at US$ 979 million, up nearly 3,58%. In Q.2, Hepza continues to monitor and promote investment in Vietnam-Japan Tech Park in Hiep Phuoc IP, supporting implementation of supporting industry specialized IP in two Hiep Phuoc IPs – Phase 2 and in Le Minh Xuan 3 IP to attract investment in supporting industries.