A photo of the inaugural ceremony. (Source: VNA)

Ben Tre (VNA) – The Go Dang JS Company (GODACO) on January 19 inaugurated its food processing factory in An Hiep commune, Chau Thanh district, the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre.

The factory was built on an area of 20,000 square metres in the An Hiep industrial zone, with total investment of 20 million USD.

The factory using technology transferred from the GFS Company of Thailand has a designed capacity of processing 10,000 tonnes of aquatic products a year to export to the European Union, the United States and Japan. It generates jobs for 400 workers.

GODACO Director Nguyen Van Dao said first products of the factory have been shipped to Singapore, Hong Kong and the UAE.

The company targets 23,000 tonnes of products in 2017, earning 1.75 trillion VND (77.5 million USD), with 70 million USD from exports.-VNA