Receiving the delegation, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Loc Ha introduced to the guests the province's investment strategy, especially in areas such as finance, logistics, supporting industries, and high-tech agriculture.

Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of bInh Duong province Nguyen Loc Ha receives a delegation from the U.S. State of Oregon led by Commissioner at Port of Portland Katherine Lam.

He affirmed that the province is committed to prioritizing environmentally friendly and non-labor-intensive industries to create high-added value.

The official said currently, there are 4,191 investment projects from 65 countries and territories with a total registered capital of more than USD 40.2 billion in Binh Duong. The province is ranked second nationwide in attracting foreign investment capital, just behind Ho Chi Minh City.

He noted that the U.S. now ranks 10th among countries and territories investing in Binh Duong, with 135 projects and a total investment capital of USD 1.36 billion, adding that the province always creates favorable conditions for U.S. businesses including those from Oregon to invest in Binh Duong.

For her part, Lam, who is also President & CEO at Bambuza Hospitality Group, highly appreciated the dynamic development of Binh Duong and expressed the wish of the Oregon government that Binh Duong will continue to create favorable conditions for U.S. businesses, particularly those from Oregon, to expand the business and invest in the province.

Source: VNA