shrimp processing plant under construction
HAU GIANG — Deputy Prime
Minister Hoang Trung Hai yesterday broke the ground for the construction of a
plant capable of processing 20,000 tonnes of shrimp a year in the Mekong Delta
province of Hau Giang.
Minh Phu Factory,
described as one of the three biggest facilities of its kind in the world, is
expected to employ 10,000 local workers and can make an annual turnover of
Speaking at the event, the
deputy prime minister said the Government attached importance to the
construction of large-scale and labour-intensive processing factories in the
Mekong Delta like Minh Phu.
processing facilities that use local farm and aqua material is the major
orientation in the region’s economic development," he said.
Minh Phu managers said the
company would become the country’s biggest shrimp producer and processor in
the years to come.
style is necessary in boosting the country’s major export product line,"
Hai said. — VNS