Vietnam imported more than 11,000 breeding pigs for restock


In the first six months of 2020, Vietnam imported 11,411 breeding pigs valued at USD 8 million. According to the Department of Livestock Production (DLP), the pigs were imported from Thailand, USA, Taiwan and Canada. The import from Thailand accounted for almost 50%. According to DLP, the pigs impo...

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Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Covid-19 and the African swine fever had double impact on Asia’s pig sector and Ha Thu wrote a changing industry in, ‘Trends in Southeast Asia’s pig industry amid dual crisis’.