Vinamilk imports 400 dairy cows from Australia

09:44 | 22/04/2015 Companies

Vietnam Dairy Products JSC (Vinamilk) received 400 dairy cows from Australia through Singapore Airlines on April 20.

Vinamilk imports 400 dairy cows from Australia

The shipment is part of a total 1,000 dairy cows addition Vinamilk imports during April at Noi Bai International Airport.

As part of an ongoing business strategy to deal with sharply fluctuating world milk prices, Vinamilk has set-out to invest in dairy farms which supply its dairy plants quality products and, at the same time, increase the rate of localization.

By April 2015, Vinamilk has set up 9 dairy farms in Tuyen Quang, Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Binh Dinh, Lam Dong.

During the period 2015-2017, Vinamilk plans to import dairy cows from Australia.

The company intends to increase its number of dairy cows to 150,000 by 2017 and 200,000 by 2020.

Source VOV News