The above issue is the proposal by the member of the Party Central Committee, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Le Minh Hoan at the recent meeting with some seafood enterprises operating in Song Cau town.
|Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Le Minh Hoan (on the right) and the delegation visiting the commercial lobster farming model in the onshore tank of Dac Loc Fishery company Ltd.|
The mission visited and checked the production and implementation of a number of projects related to the fishery sector at the aquatic seed production facility of Dac Loc Fishery company ltd.
According to Dac Loc Fishery Co. Ltd the aquatic seed production facility has an area of about 50 hectares, has been invested with synchronous infrastructure, modern equipment and specialized trained human resources to serve well for operation.
Dac Loc Fishery Co. ltd. has been implementing the project of Completing the technology of commercial lobster farming in onshore tanks on a commodity scale in the coastal area of Phu Yen province under the National Technology Innovation Program until end of 2020 with the governing body of the Ministry of Science and Technology.
The company is also assigned by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to carry out the research project to complete the commercial farming process of white shrimp on the sand by coastal seawater in the Central region to ensure food safety and disease safety. The company has been producing and trading in a closed seafood value chain from input to output, applying a quality management system according to Global GAP standards (the international standards certifying the good practices of agricultural production), ASC (the international certification for responsibly farmed seafood, minimizing negative impacts on the environment, ecosystems, communities and ensuring regulations on labor safety), ensuring biosecurity and traceability. The company has achieved Global GAP certification from 2013 to present and obtained ASC certification since 2018.
The mission of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development also visited and checked the production and business situation of the Seafood Canned Factory at Song Cau 2 Northeast Industrial Park of Nguyen Hung Com. Ltd. and Dan Phuoc fishing port, salt production region of Tuyet Diem. Representatives of Nguyen Hung Limited Company said, according to the design, the factory has 5 production lines, including 3 production lines for export products and 2 lines for domestic goods.
Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Le Minh Hoan highly appreciated investment in the fishery sector as well as production and business activities of enterprises that the delegation visited. At the same time, it is suggested that businesses continue to invest, expand production and markets, and increase the search for foreign partners to do long-term and sustainable business. Phu Yen province should have mechanisms and policies to encourage enterprises to invest deeply and apply advanced technology in production and business activities in the fishery sector.
The Deputy Minister also requested Dac Loc Fishery Co. ltd. to soon complete the projects that the enterprise has been implementing, transferred advanced farming technology to fishermen inside and outside the province. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development acknowledges the opinions and recommendations of the province as well as businesses and continues to accompany them to create the best conditions for developing the fishery sector in a more sustainable direction.
Source: Phu Yen Newspaper
Translated by TRINH THUY