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Lao PDR provided high potential for various sectors 

1 Agricultural (agro processing)

2 Education

3 Health

4 Tourism

5 Industry : Manufactoring and Processing

6 Electricity Generation

7 Mining Sector


Sectors Opportunities

AGRICULTURE and FORESTRY

Highest ratio of forest area

Suitable land for various tree Plantation

Large stands of tropical hardwoods including teak and rosewood

Plenty of productive land

The governement is now promoting the contract farming instead of granting concession over large area of land for agriculture and tree plantation

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Sectors Opportunities

TOURISM SECTOR

1 Eco-Tourism

2 Cultural Tourism

3 Agro-Tourism

Tourism Business is now opened to FDI with Foreign Equity of up to 70%

Several natural tourist sites are welcoming FDI

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Sectors Opportunities

MANUFACTORING SECTOR

Lao PDRis ready to be a Manufactoring Base

Logistic advantages from EWEC (linked to the sea)

Low utilities and labor cost

Special Economic Zone (Located along EWEC)

Export - Import tax exemption

Procession Industry :

Plenty of Natural ressource (Tin, Coal, Wood, etc)

Promoted by the governement (Tax incentive, Import export Tax exemption

Savan Seno special economic zone

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Sectors Opportunities

ELECTRICITY GENERATION

Abundant water resources produced by tributaries of Mekong river

Estimated electricity generation potential: over 23000 MW

Investment in Hydro-electric facilities will be substancial

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Sector Opportunities

MINING SECTOR

Mining industry is under developed

Mining sector presents numerous potential opportunities for investment and develooment

mineral deposits : tin , lead, Zinc, Iron ore, copper, gold, gypsum, lignite, sapphires ...

Concessions granted to foreign investors

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