On September 30, 2022, Mr. Nguyen Van Ut - Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee chaired a meeting and worked with the General Director of Coca-Cola Vietnam Beverage Co., Ltd - Peeyush Sharma to greet and attend the meeting. Welcoming also Mr. Nguyen Thanh Thanh - Head of Economic Zone Management Board, and some leaders of provincial departments.
At the meeting, Mr. Peeyush Sharma (Bi ut Sama) - General Director of Coca-Cola Vietnam Beverage Company Limited informed about the company's production and business activities in the Vietnamese market. Up to now, Coca-Cola Company has 3 production factories located in Hanoi, Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City with over 18,000 employees working. Long An will be the fourth factory invested and built by the company with an area of about 19 hectares. In addition to production activities, the Coca-Cola Company annually spends about $2.6 million on social security and environmental protection activities.
Mr. Nguyen Van Ut received and worked with the General Director of Coca-Cola Vietnam Beverage Co., Ltd – Peeyush Sharma
Mr. Nguyen Van Ut - Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee highly appreciated the development orientation in the coming time, the meaningful activities the company will carry out in Long An. He expressed his appreciation that Coca-Cola Vietnam Beverage Co., Ltd. has chosen Long An province as a long-term investment destination.
Mr. Nguyen Van Ut gives a souvenir to the General Director of Coca-Cola Vietnam Beverage Co., Ltd – Peeyush Sharma
He affirmed that the province is committed to always accompanying, supporting and creating maximum conditions for investors and businesses to carry out procedures to quickly and smoothly deploy and operate the project. "Anywhere, anywhere, the difficulties of the business we will solve together" is the commitment of the government of Long An province. Specifically, since the restoration of production due to the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic until now, many large investment projects have been granted investment certificates by Long An province on the day of application. He believes that the factory project of Coca-Cola Vietnam Beverage Co., Ltd. will be successful and expand.
Speaking at the meeting, Mr. Peeyush Sharma - General Director of Coca-Cola Beverage Vietnam Co., Ltd. highly appreciated the implementation of Covid-19 prevention and control activities in the province recently. helping enterprises to stabilize soon, overcome difficulties, operate and resume production. At the same time, he highly appreciated the potentials and investment environment in Long An province.
The representative of Long An province took a souvenir photo with the representative of Coca-Cola Vietnam Beverage Co., Ltd
He said that the company is preparing to start construction of a factory in Long An province with an area of 19 hectares, with a total investment of 136 million USD. This is Coca-Cola's largest factory in Vietnam, applying smart factory model and modern techniques. At the same time, the Company will accompany the province in community activities such as: Program for a zero waste Vietnam; garbage sorting support; build a community center to provide clean water for the community./.