Hai Phong records highest GDP in three years

10:50 | 30/06/2014

VGP – The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate of Hai Phong City in the first half of the year reached 7,52%, the highest over the past  three years.

Hai Phong City

According to the Municipal Statistics Office, the city’s Industrial Production Index (IPI) in June increased 8.33% compared to the previous month and a year-on-year increase of 12.34%.

The IPI witnessed an increase of 11.81% in the first half of this year.

Total cargo volume passed through the Hai Phong Port was nearly 30 million tons over the reviewed period, up 15%.

Hai Phong City maintains its status as an attractive investment destination, drawing in a total Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) of more than US$637 million in the first half, up 30%.

By Thuy Dung