THE PRIME MINISTER

Decision No. 347/QD-TTg dated February 22, 2013 of the Prime Minister approving the development program on high-tech industries directly under national program high-tech development program
Pursuant to the Law on Government organization dated December 25, 2001;
Pursuant to the Law on High technology dated November 13, 2008;
Pursuant to the Decision No. 2457/QD-TTg dated December 31, 2010 of  the Prime Minister approving the National program of high technology development by 2020;
Pursuant to the Decision No. 49/2010/QD-TTg dated July 19, 2010 of Prime Minister approving the list of prioritized high technologies, and the list of encouraged hi-tech products;
At the request of the Minister of Industry and Trade,
DECIDES:
Article 1. Approving the development program of some hi-tech industries (hereinafter called the Program), in particular:
I. TARGETS
1. By 2015:
- Apply high technology to raise the value of hi-tech industrial production to 30% of the total value of industrial production, and improve service quality.
- Improve the capability, efficiency, technological innovation, and boost the production of hi-tech products to satisfy 20% - 25% of the demand for hi-tech products essential to domestic production and consumption, and raise the export value to 15% of total value.
- Establish and develop at least 200 enterprises that provide hi-tech products and services in the list of encouraged hi-tech products.
- Concentrate on the production of some industrial products that support hi-tech industries, raise the proportion of domestic production of hi-tech products to 40% of total value.
2. By 2020:
- Apply high technology to raise the value of hi-tech industrial production to 40% of the total value of industrial production, and to create new services with high added value.
- Improve the capability, efficiency, technological innovation, and boost the production of hi-tech products to satisfy 45% of the demand for hi-tech products essential to domestic production and consumption, and raise the export value to 25% of total value.
- Establish and develop 500 enterprises that provide hi-tech products and services in the list of encouraged hi-tech products.
- Rapidly develop the production of industrial products that support hi-tech industries, raise the proportion of domestic production of hi-tech products to 50% of total value.
II. PRIMARY OBJECTIVES
1. Application of high technology in industry
Formulate and run the projects of possessing and adapting to high technology, based on the research findings or technology transfers, in order to create high technologies and hi-tech products; invest in experimental production to complete high technology and hi-tech product; focus on the application of high technologies in the List of prioritized high technologies to the following industries:
a) Mechanical engineering and automation
- Apply computer-based design and production technologies (CAD/CAM) to the manufacture of machines, completed equipment, power tools, agricultural machinery, heavy equipment, electrical equipment and machinery, cars, ships, medical equipment and machinery.
- Adopt and apply new materials, laser technology, accurate measuring technology to production and measurement devices made in Vietnam.
- Apply electromechanical devices and automated and smart control systems to the production lines of synchronizing equipment in construction, metallurgy, chemical industry, agricultural, forest, and aquaculture product processing, and transport.