|NutiFood and Hoang Anh Gia Lai will collaborate to develop milk cow farms for the northern province of Ha Nam. — Illustrative photo baomoi.com
HA NAM (VNS) — Nutifood Viet Nam held a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday for construction of its new milk factory in the northern province of Ha Nam.
The US$80 million factory will be built on an area of 10 hectares in Kien Khe 1 Industrial Complex in Thanh Liem District. It will have the capacity to produce 200 million litres of milk and 31,000 tonnes of powdered milk.
The construction will be divided into two phases. Phase 1, which has an investment capital of VND700 billion ($32.6 million), will last one year and start in this year's second quarter. Phase 2 will last from the third quarter next year to the first quarter of 2018. — VNS