ITL (IFC-41523)

  • Vietnam
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Financial Institutions
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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  • Infrastructure
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 50.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Loan Amount (USD)
$ 50.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 50.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ IFC website

Updated in EWS Feb 4, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Jan 20, 2020

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Project Description
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According to the bank document, Indo Trans Logistics Corporation (“ITL” or the “Company”) is a logistic company headquartered in Ho Chi Minh City, with more than 90 branch offices and distribution centers throughout Vietnam. ITL has 5 business lines: aviation services, freight management (including railway logistics), contract logistics, visa application centers and last-mile/express delivery.

The loan from IFC will support the transition of a domestic logistic player in Vietnam (via investment and acquisition) into an integrated service provider capable of delivering higher quality and efficient solutions to meet Vietnam's growing demand for logistics services. The main project-level effect is on stakeholders through improved access and quality of service for customers. Beyond the Project, the main source of expected market impact is contribution to market competitiveness via demonstration effects by supporting the development of a holistic logistics platform providing high-value-added services.

ITL has 81 offices servicing more than 30 cities across Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Singapore. It has 17 subsidiaries and 7 associate companies.

Investment Description
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The proposed IFC investment in ITL is up to US$ 50 million in the form of a senior, secured, corporate loan.

Private Actors Description
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ITL has a number of group subsidiaries delivering abovementioned business lines. The Company currently owns and operates about 15 large- and medium-sized distribution centers and warehouses, with an average total floor space of about 1.2 ha each. The Company also operates a railway cargo station with an area of 2.8 ha in central Hanoi and a 0.8 ha airport cargo warehouse near Noi Bai International Airport. ITL further owns and operates a fleet of about 500 trucks directly and in subsidiaries. Products handled and stored by the Company at its warehouses are predominantly consumer products and electric appliances. The proposed IFC investment (the “Project”) is a senior corporate loan up to US$50 million to fund ITL’s growth.

Shareholders of the Company include:

  1. Mr. Tran Tuan Anh (a Vietnamese national, ITL’s CEO);
  2. Symphony Logistic Pte. Ltd. (a Singapore based company);
  3. SEA Investment Joint Stock Company (a Vietnamese company);
  4. Ms. Nguyen Thi Nhu Mai (a Vietnamese national);
  5. Mr. Zulkifli Baharudin (a Singapore national, ITL’s Chairman); and
  6. Mr. Veera Satchatippavarn (a Thai national).
Private Actor 1 Private Actor 1 Role Private Actor 1 Sector Relation Private Actor 2 Private Actor 2 Role Private Actor 2 Sector
- - - - Indo Trans Logistics (ITL) Corporation Client -
- - - - SEA Investment Joint Stock Company Investor -
- - - - Symphony Logistic Pte. Ltd. Investor -

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1/Project Contact

Indo Trans Logistics Corporation
Mr. Simon Thuc
HR Director
+848 3948 6888 ext 8035
52-54-56 Truong Son St., Ward 2, Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2/ IFC Contact

General IFC Inquiries
IFC Communications
2121 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20433
Telephone: 202-473-3800
Fax: 202-974-4384

3/ Local Access for Project Documentation

Indo Trans Logistic Vietnam

No.52-54-56 Truong Son St., Ward 2, Tan Binh District

Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam                   


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