Thought to be the most important of its type in Vietnam, the irrigation system is meant to manage salinity within the 5 provinces of Ca Mau, Bac Lieu, Soc Trang, Hau Giang and Kien Giang, serving to to avoid wasting billions of VND for the State funds. It would additionally function an agricultural spotlight within the western area.
The development of the primary section started in November 2019 with whole funding capital of over 3.3 trillion VND (144.48 million USD).
As soon as absolutely operational, the system is predicted to facilitate steady and sustainable manufacturing on an space of 384,120 hectares, together with almost 347 hectares of agriculture and fishery.
This is without doubt one of the main initiatives rolled out according to the Authorities’s Decision No. 120, PM Chinh careworn, including that the system and western sea dykes will assist to manage pure disasters, rising sea stage and flooding.
It would additionally give a facelift to rural areas, speed up sustainable agricultural restructuring within the Mekong Delta normally and localities included within the undertaking particularly, contributing to lowering poverty and elevating native individuals’s residing requirements.
The PM requested native authorities and folks to affix arms with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Growth in using the system, which, he stated, could be utilised in tourism.
PM Chinh additionally expressed his perception that with initiatives just like the Cai Lon-Cai Be irrigation system, the Mekong Delta will enter a brand new growth interval with breakthroughs, and develops quickly and sustainably.