Talks on the cooperation agreement in the period of 2015-2017 between industry and trade departments of Quang Tri and Savanakhet

Monday - 16/05/2016 03:53
Talks on the cooperation agreement in the period of 2015-2017 between industry and trade departments of Quang Tri and Savanakhet
Article and photos taken by Ms. Le Huyen
On December 18th, 2015 in Quang Tri province, Quang Trị Department of Industry and Trade and Savannakhet Department of of Industry and Trade  held the talks to evaluate the results of implementing the Memorandum in the period of 2013-2015 and discuss the content of cooperation between the Departments of Industry and Trade of Quang Tri and Savannakhet provinces aiming to implement the cooperation program in the period of 2015-2017.
The delegation of Quang Tri Department of Industry and Trade was headed by the Director, Mr. Le Quang Vinh. The delegation of Savannakhet Department of Trade and Industry was headed by the Director, Mr. Boundalay Khennavong. The participants included the leaders of the Department, heads of subordinate units and a number of enterprises of the two provinces.
At the talks, the leaders of two Department evaluated the performance of the content memorandum signed in the period of 2013-2015. Both sides highly appreciated the achievements in providing information, solving problems related to investment procedures in import and export of goods; Encouraging and creating favorable conditions for enterprises of two sides to take part in the key Trade fairs organized by the two provinces; Arranging the managers’ trips to survey the market, looking for opportunities for investment and cooperation in the area of two provinces; Apart from these,  both sides specified what have not done yet in the past time. Despite the fact that both sides implemented the investment and trade promotion, the result was not achieved as expected. As close neighbors, goods trading activities between Vietnam and Laos in general and Quang Tri and Savannakhet  in particular are not worthy of existing potential. Especially, the potential and advantages of the EWEC corridor have not been exploited effectively.
To make the cooperation between two Departments more effective contributing to further enhance solidarity and friendship between the two provinces, the delegations discussed about cooperation issues and signing the cooperation contract in the period of 2015-2017 focusing on some of the following major contents:
The leaders of two Departments should create favorable conditions for units attached to the Departments to meet each other and exchange experiences in professional skills, state management in the fields of industry, trade, industrial and commercial promotion, investment and market management. Arranging the managers’ trips to survey the market, looking for opportunities for investment and cooperation in the area of Quang Tri and Savannakhet.
Both sides agree to continue to exchange information every 6 months once regarding the implementation of Memorandum of Understanding between the two sides, the situation of industrial production, trade, import and export, market prices, the attraction and the progress of major investment projects in the fields of industry, commerce, the new rules and regulations related activities of the branch of industry and trade in two provinces.
Both sides agree to coordinate in doing scientific research, studying the potential and advantages of the two sides, facilitating and developing business opportunities for the enterprises of two provinces, contributing to economic and social development of two provinces within the conditions of implementing the AEC agreement of two countries. Exchanging and connecting information for the development and trade promotion, investment, supply-demand connections between manufacturers and distributors of goods and development of electronic commerce.
Both sides cooperate and create favorable conditions for the enterprises in two countries to provide information, solving problems related to investment procedures, transport and goods import - export, investment in bonded warehouses, general service stations. Creating favorable conditions for the enterprises of the two sides in the organization of seminars, fairs, branding, searching and expanding product markets.
Both sides contribute ideas to the leaders of two provinces about the mechanisms and measures to facilitate the export and look for the markets of distribution of agricultural products and goods produced in Vietnam (seafood, bananas, coffee, rubber, consumer goods, building materials ...) and goods produced in Laos (cassava, mealies, coffee, rubber, plantation timber...), development of border trade. Both sides strengthen cooperation and continue to advise the competent authorities to propose the measures to promote the reform of administrative procedures at the Densavan - Lao Bao international border gate and create favorable conditions for the traffic vehicles on the East-West economic corridor.
Both sides will actively coordinate with and support each other in organizing investment and trade promotion:
Savannakhet Department of Industry and Trade creates favorable conditions for the enterprises to invest, produce and do business in Savannakhet province including seafood trading in Laos markets and exporting to Thailand, trading of consumer goods, building materials, exports of fresh bananas to Thailand ...
 
Quang Tri Department of Industry and Trade creates favorable conditions for the enterprises of Savannakhet province to seek opportunities in investment and business cooperation in Quang Tri Province including exports of agricultural commodities (Fresh cassava, bananas, coffee and plantation timber...). At the same time, encouraging enterprises and organizations in the province to participate in the key trade fairs held by two provinces including the festival "Trans-Asia Bridge" held periodically in Quang Tri Province. To create favorable conditions for enterprises, organizations and individuals of both sides to exchange, learn from experiences and exchange information about application of the efficient business models.
Quang Tri Department of Industry and Trade chooses the Division of Import - Export & Economic Integration as a connector. Savannakhet Department of Industry and Trade chooses Division of Planning as a connector. In the process of implementation, if there are difficulties, two sides will inform each other in writing to work together.
Both sides agree that the next talks will be held in 2017 in Savannakhet province. The specific time is arranged by Savannakhet Department of Industry and Trade and Quang Tri Department of Industry and Trade will be informed in 01 month before the meeting and talks begin.
 

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