HCMC – Thua Thien-Hue Province on December 25 inaugurated the first domestic container transport service
DANANG – The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has launched a container transport service to and from Chan May Port, helping enterprises reduce transportation costs and time.
The Chan May Port Joint Stock Company said it and some enterprises in the province will operate a domestic container transport route from Chan May Port to transport goods for frit and cristobalite manufacturing companies.
The province will also offer support for shipping lines and export-import businesses to attract them to this port.
Specifically, shipping lines and agents opting for container handling at the Chan May port may be subject to financial support of up to VND210 million for each shipment.
Owners of 20-feet and 40-feet containers will receive VND800,000 per container and VND1.1 million per container handled there, respectively.
The province and Chan May Port Joint Stock Company have promised to create favorable conditions for the enterprises in terms of administrative procedures, route plans, warehouses and goods storage, among others.
Chan May Port, which has three wharves with a total length of 910 meters, can handle 5-6 million tons of cargo a year. It is expected to have total cargo throughput of around 5 million tons this year.