14:16 | 31/01/2018 Economy
The Republic of Korea’s CJ Group opened its fifth animal food factory at Dong Van Industrial Park II in Duy Tien district, the northern province of Ha Nam on January 26.
|CJ Group opens its fifth animal food factory in Ha Nam province on January 26 - Photo: VNA|
The US$31.5 million plant, built on an area of 7.5 hectares, is capable of producing 320,000 tonnes of animal food per year. It also provides jobs for 300 local laborers.
Speaking at the inaugural ceremony, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Xuan Dong said that the CJ’s plant will spur the development of the local animal husbandry sector and make contributions to modernising the agricultural sector.
He asked the group to comply with Vietnamese Government’s policies and regulations and take care of the material and spiritual life of its workers. Local authorities will continue support for and work to remove bottlenecks for the company in a timely manner, he said.
Meanwhile, Lee Tae Ki from CJ Group in Vietnam noted that the animal food factory in Ha Nam is equipped with advanced technologies to provide customers with high-quality products at competitive prices, thus helping develop the livestock sector in the country.
CJ Group was established in 1973 and the group is currently has 26 plants in the Republic of Korea, China, Indonesia and Vietnam.