A scientific workshop called “Processes of clean catfish production under SQF 1000 standard” has been held by the Nam Viet Limited Company (An Giang Province) in conjunction with the Vietnam SGS Company and the Greenfeed Limited Company. Simultaneously, the Nam Viet Limited Company announced its decision of establishing the Clean Fish Breeding Association.
SQF 1000 standard products will be exported to forty countries and territories in the world. General Director of the company, Mr. Doan Toi, said: “Our company will buy all the clean fishes from farmers”.
The company’s export turnover of catfish reached US$72 million in 2005. It is trying to reach US$100 million in 2006 and increase the consumption of material catfish from 450 tons to 1,000 tons per day.