HCM Metropolis (VNA) – The southern metropolis of Ho Chi Minh Metropolis must concentrate on bettering home provide capability and key market hyperlinks with the southern financial area in an effort to promote industrial manufacturing and preserve the economic sector’s pillar function within the financial system.
Vo Van Hoan, Vice Chairman of the municipal Folks’s Committee mentioned that over the previous years, the financial construction of town has modified, principally according to the overall growth pattern. Presently, the service sector accounts for a excessive proportion of the financial system, at 65%, whereas business and development make up 31%, and agriculture about 1%.
Nevertheless, a sustainable financial sector have to be based mostly on industrial manufacturing and agricultural manufacturing to create items for shoppers. An financial system that focuses an excessive amount of on providers with out a strong base in industrial manufacturing is on the mercy of out of doors financial swings.
Due to this fact, though the financial construction of town is reworking in direction of modernity, the locality additionally wants to concentrate to selling the event of manufacturing to create a stability and guarantee long-term financial sustainability.
Based on Hoan, town developed business fairly early, as it’s dwelling to many industrial parks and export processing zones working for the reason that Nineties. Which means that many applied sciences are actually outdated. These industrial parks use a whole lot of sources, and labour with low added worth, even in giant manufacturing enterprises of town.
In the meantime, new and potential industries haven’t been invested in and developed, resembling the style, movie, cultural, and supporting industries. Thus, the native financial system requires a drastic change within the mindset and actions of leaders in any respect ranges. That is particularly the case within the enterprise neighborhood in an effort to create a revolutionary breakthrough for town in industrial manufacturing within the coming years.
Dr. Truong Minh Huy Vu, Deputy Director of the Ho Chi Minh Metropolis Growth Analysis Institute, mentioned the locality is likely one of the main industrial hubs, making an vital contribution to the economic growth of the nation.
Nevertheless, the economic density of town and the economic construction of the nation is experiencing a downward pattern. In 2010, town’s industrial sector accounted for 15.38% of the nation’s industrial value-added. By 2021, the share dropped to solely 8.7%, down 6.68 proportion factors in comparison with 2010.
In actual fact, town doesn’t have accessible sources for industrial growth, particularly land sources. As well as, town’s coverage to restrict the attraction of funding initiatives in labour-intensive industries, coupled with the pattern of business manufacturing relocation from town to different provinces, additionally decelerate the expansion of the economic sector.
Based on Vu, within the coming time, town must concentrate on exploiting native potential and benefits as a hub of science, expertise, and innovation of the nation for industrial growth. The hub must successfully exploit the land and high-skilled human sources whereas making use of the achievements of the 4.0 revolution to enhance productiveness, high quality, and effectivity of sectors and industrial merchandise.
HCM Metropolis additionally must help the event of precedence industries, develop an industrial land fund, help capital and appeal to funding, and help the event of science-technology and the market, and commerce promotion, Vu urged./.