July 1, 2020
Vietnam exports more than 1,145 animal drugs to 40 countries
Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said the country exports more than 1,145 made in Vietnam animal drugs to 40 countries and territories, Vietnam Plus reported.
The exports provide US$22 million in revenue annually.
The ministry said veterinary drugs are produced in 75 facilities across the country, which all comply with good manufacturing practice (GMP) standards.
12,501 products are produced in Vietnam or imported, with 1,592 products produced for the fisheries industry. More than 80% of aquatic farms in Vietnam are customers.
Vietnam produced a type O foot-and-mouth disease vaccine for the first time to safeguard the health of 20,000 heads of livestock per year. The country saves billions of VND through the domestic vaccine production.
- Vietnam Plus