With e-commerce and automation changing the landscape of the logistics sector dramatically, there will be a focus on re-skilling the existing workforce in technology, which will improve the competitiveness of the logistics industry.
The deployment of the Vietnam Automated System for Seaport Customs Management (VASSCM) will be completed in 2019, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Logistics fees in Vietnam account for nearly 21 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), with transport making up 60 percent of the figure, twice as much as some developed economies.
Logistics costs amount to 20.9 percent of Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP), impeding the country’s competitive edge, according to experts.
Ho Chi Minh City’s authorities want to enhance cooperation with France in the fields of the country’s priority and strength such as smart city development, urban management, finance-banking, logistics, trade and tourism, said Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong.
Logistics là xương sống của thương mại quốc tế nhưng năng lực cạnh tranh của ngành logistics Việt Nam rất hạn chế, nhiều gánh nặng bủa vây khiến chi phí logistcs Việt Nam vẫn luôn vào diện đắt đỏ và nguy cơ thị phần hoàn toàn thuộc về DN nước ngoài là điều trông thấy.
Investing in logistics and applying lean management are considered two of the solutions to optimise the supply chain, helping domestic garment and textile firms to solve the issues related to warehousing operations to save costs and increase competitive capacity.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed a directive on reducing logistics costs and connect the transport infrastructure system.
Sáng 16-4, tại Hà Nội, Thủ tướng Nguyễn Xuân Phúc đã chủ trì “Hội nghị toàn quốc về Logistics – Các giải pháp giảm chi phí, kết nối hiệu quả hệ thống hạ tầng giao thông”.
Technology is seen as one way to help domestic logistic enterprises cut costs to gain an edge amidst higher demand in global transport.
While signalling a breakthrough improvement in the local logistics service market, Vietnam’s new regulations have raised concerns over e-commerce among EU investors.
A detailed plan on logistics development, especially on transport connectivity, is needed to set goals for industrial production, agriculture and imports-exports, experts have urged.
PSNews – The General Department of Logistics and Techniques (G.D 4) under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) organized a conference on January 26 to review its performance in 2017 and deploy a new working plan for 2018.
PSNews – The General Department of Logistics and Techniques (G.D 4) under the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) on January 24 organized a seminar themed “Logistics and Techniques of Public Security Forces: 70 years of construction and development.”
Foreign investors will be given the go-ahead to set up logistics companies in Vietnam, but with conditions on ownership and services, according to Government Decree 163 on logistics services which will come into force on February 20.
Đồng bằng sông Cửu Long (ĐBSCL) là vùng chủ lực về gạo, thuỷ sản, trái cây nhưng khoảng 80% hàng hoá của vùng phải vận chuyển lên các cảng ở Đông Nam bộ để xuất khẩu.