To meet the target, ministries and agencies will review mining operations in the northeastern province of Quang Ninh to facilitate sufficient transport and port facilities while ensuring the environmental protection of the area. The government previously approved a strategy to develop the country’s mineral resources through

2020, with a vision to 2030, with the aim to combine mineral exploitation with processing to create high value-added products and establish centralized mineral processing parks focused on coal, bauxite, rare earths, lead and zinc.