Local business imports up to 3,000 cows from Australia monthly

(VOV) - Trung Dong Ltd Company in Bien Hoa City, Dong Nai province imports around 1,500-3,000 cows from Australia worth US$1.5-3 million each month.

The company’s Director Truong Thi Dong said each month the company supplies around 600-1,200 tonnes of fresh beef to domestic supermarkets.

The cows are granted certificates of veterinary inspection by the Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service (AQIS) before being shipped to Vietnam.

After the cows arrived at Go Dau Port, the Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will fulfill all procedures relating to veterinary quarantine services. And then the cows will be transported to a breeding farm in Tan Hoa ward, Bien Hoa City.