Standing Vice Chairman Nguyen Tang Binh highly appreciated the sector's efforts in leadership and direction of implementing targets and plans for 2018.
He asked the Department to follow major programs and orientations of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Resolution of the Provincial Party Committee, Provincial People's Council, and action plan of the Provincial People's Committee to implement.
In particular, the Department focuses on promoting industrial development in Dung Quat Economic Zone and industrial parks.
The Department coordinates with Dung Quat Economic Zone Management Board and Quang Ngai Industrial Parks to focus on completing institutions and policies to call for investment and development.
At the same time, the Department cooperates with relevant departments to organize survey teams; re-evaluate the effectiveness of industrial clusters; and then have investment support plans.
It is reported that in 2019, the industry strives that the industrial production value will reach VND 122,578 billion, up 7.4% compared to 2018.
Of which, petrochemical products will reach VND 86,700 billion, down 3.4%; non-oil products will reach VND 35,870 billion, up 47.2%.
Total retail sales of goods and services will reach VND 55,947 billion, an increase of 9.7%.
Export turnover will reach 560 million USD, up 3.7%. Import turnover will reach USD 625 million, down 45.1%.
In order to achieve the set targets and plans, the industry has also implemented 7 key tasks and solutions to implement.
In particular, it will build mechanisms and policies to create incentives for industrial and commercial development; drastically improve business environment, business, support and business development; to increase investment in small and medium-sized enterprises to start creative enterprises, develop cottage industries and handicrafts, traditional craft villages; prioritize resources for industrial development in the direction of high technology, develop sustainable industrial zones and clusters, boost trade and service development towards modern civilization, strengthen anti-smuggling and fraud trade, develop high value-added service industries.