Saigon Newport Corperation won national brand of Vietnam award for the six times consecutively
On the evening of November 25, in Hanoi, the Ministry of Industry and Trade held a ceremony to announce the winners of the National Brand of Vietnam. Deputy Prime Minister - Truong Hoa Binh attended and directly handed over certificates to 124 enterprises that won National Brand of Vietnam by 2020. Colonel Nguyen Van Hanh, Deputy General Director of Saigon Newport Corporation attended and received titles for the Corporation..
Overcome difficulties and challenges
The Vietnam National Brand Program has been assigned by the Government to manage and implement by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency, to build the image of Vietnam as a prestigious country with a diversified and commodity range of products, goods, and services, to enhance the reputation of Vietnam brands’ and products’ in the international market.
At the ceremony of Vietnam National Brand in 2020, Minister of Industry and Trade, Tran Tuan Anh - Chairman of Vietnam National Brand Council, said that enterprises awarded as Vietnam National Brand, are considered as leaders in its field of activity; maintaining a high growth rate, in both profit and revenue; as well as maintaining the domestic market and develop the export markets. "The total revenue in 2019 of 124 enterprises with the Vietnam National Brand 2020 award reached over 1.4 mill billion VND, the total export revenue reached more than 137 trillion VND, the total payment to the state budget was over 200 trillion VND, creating jobs for more than 471 thousand workers ", Mr. Tran Tuan Anh cited. The Minister of Industry and Trade also claimed that the highlight of the Vietnam National Brand Program in 2020 is that the number of enterprises and the number of products, which is awarded, has increased at the highest rate ever, by 27 enterprises compared to 2018 (97 enterprises). The number of new enterprises participating in the program, who has products with Vietnam National Brand, increased sharply by 39 enterprises, reach 31.4% of the total number of enterprises that attended the Program. In addition, this year result proudly record17 enterprises, which have had 7 times being awarded Vietnam National Brand since the first Program conducted in 2008.
At the ceremony, Permanent Deputy Prime Minister of the Government Truong Hoa Binh, stated that the number of products with the national brands of Vietnam, continuously increased through the selection tests, which clearly shows the confidence in the policies of the Government, as well as assuring the quality of Vietnamese goods and services has been improved day by day. According to Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh, enterprises with national brand products, are determined to overcome the difficulties to maintain high growth rates, in terms of profit and revenue, thus maintaining the domestic and export market. "Overcoming difficulties and challenges, enterprises with Vietnam National Brand have shown their excellence not only in their business and economic development tasks but also completing their social and community responsibilities. ".
Enterprise has impresive influences
As an enterprise being awarded Vietnam National Brand products, Colonel Nguyen Van Hanh - Deputy General Director of Saigon Newport Corporation (SNP) states that "This is the 6th consecutive time we have won Vietnam National Brand”. SNP is a defense and security enterprise under the Navy, Ministry of National Defense, operating in key economic areas including Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong, Dong Nai, Ba Ria - Vung Tau, Tay Ninh, Dong Thap, Ben Tre, Tien Giang, An Giang, Can Tho, Khanh Hoa, Binh Dinh, Da Nang, Hai Phong, Ha Nam, Quang Ninh, Bac Ninh. Saigon Newport Corporation is managing and operating 18 seaports, 07 ICDs, and thousands of vehicles. The facilities of SNP are multi-purposed, both efficient in production and business, and accessible for military and defense missions, which is assigned by the Ministry of Defense and the Navy.
In 2020, despite facing many difficulties and challenges during complicated and unpredictable developments of the pandemic, there are high risks of disrupting international trade and manufacturing, which led many enterprises having a shortage of raw materials for production, some scale down and suspend operations, affected directly on income, labor, and jobs. With those situations, the Party Committee and Members, Board of General Directors of SNP have promptly directed departments, units and subdivided member of SNP to synchronously and effectively implement solutions which can ensure the health of workers, preventing the pandemic while positively, proactively proposing solutions and scenarios to prevent a decline in profits and maintain abilities to successfully carry out military defense missions, business production, and development.
Production and business results in 2020: the output through the whole system reached 9.36 million Teus, increased by 6.3% compared to 2019. The total revenue of the whole system was over 24,000 billion VND, which rose 2.4% compared to the year. In 2019, the head company is expected to reach 9,648 billion VND, increased by 5.8% compared to 2019; Profit of the whole system is approximately more than 3,300 billion VND, increased by 0.2% compared to 2019; which an increase of 5.7% compared to the 2020 plan, but the head company is expected to reach 1,630 billion VND, an increase of 17.4% compared to 2019, an increase of 10% compared to the 2020 plan. SNP actively organizes advocacy activities, as well as payback the favor, social security, responsibility to the community with high efficiency, which is recognized and appreciated by people committees, authorities, and local. The total amount of money for mobilization and charity work in 2020 will be 25 billion VND. SNP is taking care of 170 Vietnamese heroic mothers and martyrs' relatives in 18 provinces and cities, on average, the total amount of money for heroic mothers is from 19 to 39 million/person/year. In 2020, the Vietnam Party have completed their tasks, units achieved VMTD, having excellent performance in mass organizations. SNP also has been awarded the Emulation Flag by the Ministry of Defense in the movement of emulation for victory.
Talking about the mission in the future, Colonel Nguyen Van Hanh states: SNP aims to become "Vietnam's leading economic - defense group in the field of marine economy and logistics"; carry out the vision: "Connecting goods circulation, developing marine economy, raising awareness of SNP National Brand, contributing to building and defending Vietnam", contributing to the successful implementation of the Party's Resolution No. 36 on " Strategy for sustainable development of Vietnam's marine economy to 2030, with a vision to 2045 ”.