Tuan Chau Group held the inauguration ceremony for Halong Bay most modern port facility, the International Port, achieved after three years of construction.The project started in 2012 and has a capacity to receive 2,000 ships at the same time on an area of 200ha, nearly 7km long, and 10 – 17m deep.
Being built in a windless place, the port is close to Vietnam’s national waterway and many attractions around Halong Bay and Cat Ba Island. The port is next to amusement parks, a golf course, hotels and restaurants, as well as shopping facilities.
The Ministry of Transport has permitted Tuan Chau Port to receive foreign ships of up to 100 meters long, since October 1, 2015.
Currently, there have been approximately 50 shipping companies with more than 200 ships registering to operate in Tuan Chau Port.