CICT is a joint venture company between SSA Holdings International – Vietnam, a subsidiary of the American company Carrix, Inc. and Cai Lan port investment company which main shareholder is Vinalines (VIMC now), the Vietnamese National Shipping Lines.

The terminal benefit from comprehensive infrastructure with the latest in port design and advanced technology. With berth draft -13m and length of 594m, CICT is able to accommodate fully loaded 5,500 Teu (container) and 85,000 DWT enlightened (bulk vessels) – like no other ports in the area.

Slogan: HUMAN IS THE MOST IMPORTANT ACCESS. At CICT, we acknowledge that modern equipment or advanced infrastructure system is nothing compared to the power of wisdom and skills. From the very first days till nowadays, the Port has never ceased to be the ideal environment for high quality human resource to grow, and to surrender no obstacles. 


CICT was established as a Limited company

Năm 2008

Construction start

Năm 2010

First container vessel

Năm 2012

First woodchip vessel

Năm 2013

First Agri-bulk vessel

Năm 2014

On-dock warehouse is on air

Năm 2019
Geographical location
Located in Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province, Vietnam, Cai Lan International Container Terminal (CICT) lies in a crowded marine area of the world.

Access channel & Turning basin

Channel depth at 0 tide: -10 m.

Time from Pilot station to CICT: 02 hours.

Turning basin: 350 m.

Size of vessel: 5,500 TEU (container) and 85,000 DWT lightened (bulk).

Bai Chay bridge's air draft at 0 tide: 55.6 m.


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