A pig raising farm in Vietnam (Photo VNA)

Hanoi (VNA)
- Vu Trong Nghia, director of the Bien Dong Trade Developed Investment Corporation, said his company has signed a contract with the Korea Food Company to sell 2,000 tonnes of pork per year.

The company has also inked a Memorandum of Understanding with Japan’s Minami Kyushu University on cooperation in developing agriculture and transferring technologies to process food, he added.

It has completed the building of a clean food processing and green breeding complex while a slaughtering plant with capacity of 300 pigs per hour and a cold storage are due to be put into operation in November 2017.

The company has two safe pig raising farms in the northern province of Nam Dinh. It has connected with the high-quality livestock breeding centre at Vietnam National University of Agriculture to apply advanced technology in production. 

Nghia said through the VIETGO Company, his firm has received orders of importing around 9,000 tonnes of pork for the first year from Korean businesses.

He hoped the State management agencies will soon open export market for Vietnamese pork products.-VNA