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VIETNAM - DeHeus launches the second phase of its aquafeed mill in the Mekong

De Heus LLC (Vietnam), a part of Netherlands headquartered Royal De Heus, has started up its expansion to its aquafeed mill in Vinh Long. This $8 million expansion increases mill capacity from 30,000 tons a year to 100,000 tons a year. It will help to strengthen the position of De Heus in the aquafeed market and will serve the fast growing aquaculture market in the Mekong Delta, producing feeds for pangasius, tilapia,snake head fish and fingerlings

May 9, 2013

De Heus LLC (Vietnam), a part of Netherlands headquartered Royal De Heus, has started up its expansion to its aquafeed mill in Vinh Long. This $8 million expansion increases mill capacity from 30,000 tons a year to 100,000 tons a  year. It will help to strengthen the position of De Heus in the aquafeed market and will serve the fast growing aquaculture market in the Mekong Delta, producing feeds for pangasius, tilapia,snake head fish and fingerlings.

‘This enlargement of our aquafeed factory in Vinh Long shows our commitment for the aquamarket in Vietnam in general and in the Mekong Delta in particular’, said Gabor Fluit, General Director of De Heus Vietnam. ‘We are committed to supply our customers with high quality feed and support them in further developing their business’

This significant expansion highlights the rapid development of De Heus in aquafeed production since the company stepped into this market one and a half years ago and  showsthe company’s full commitment to aquaculture in Vietnam. The factory is fully ISO 22000 compliant and has aGLOBALGAP certificate. 

De Heus LLC (Vietnam) now has four production locations in Vietnam, with animal feed factories in Binh Duong,DongNai andHai Phong and the aqua feed factory in Vinh Long.

DeHeus LLC (Vietnam) is part of Royal DeHeus, a multi-national family company. Founded in 1911, Royal DeHeus has expanded to become one ofthe largest players in the animal feed industry. With locations in Vietnam, Brazil, Poland, Czech Republic, South Africa, Egypt and Ethiopia, the company has reached a key position globally. 

Additionally, DeHeu sis active in many foreign markets through the export of concentrates,the main ones being Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East. The company globally has over 2,500 employees. Its head office is located in Ede, theNetherlands.

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