Fimex VN exports seafood to Japan
The Sao Ta Food Joint Stock Company (Fimex VN) has won a contract for export of 1,000 tonnes of farm produce to Japan .
Fimex VN General Director Duong Ngoc Kim said under the contract signed with the Toyota Tsusho Company, Fimex VN has so far shipped 20 tonnes of food to Japan.
The company has put a farm produce processing system with a capacity of 20 tonnes of products a day into trial operation.
According to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Producers and Exporters (Vasep), Fimex VN has so far this year exported almost 1,000 tonnes of seafood, worth more than US$9 million, an increase of 63 percent in volume and 57 percent in value compared to the same period last year.
Fimex VN is among top seven shrimp exporters in Vietnam, said the Customs General Department.