Dak Lak emerges as new pig production hub in Vietnam


Dak Lak province is attracting more investments in pig production, making it a new pig production hub in Vietnam. Recently, authorities approved three new projects, including a USD 8.3 million commercial farm of Ea Sup Investment and Livestock Production JSC, a USD 8.6 million breeding farm by Star Farm Dak Lak JSC, and a porker farm worth USD 4.6 million by Tasico Ea So JSC. Last year, Dak Lak welcomed De Heus and Hung Nhon, who are collaboratively investing USD 65 million for a pig breeding farm.

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’.