US Ambassador to Vietnam Marc Evans Knapper, head of a diplomatic mission, visited the Vinamilk dairy in Can Tho on April 8 as part of his working visit to that city. of the Mekong Delta.
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|Vinamilk is in the Top 40 of the world’s largest dairy companies in terms of turnover. Photo: VNA/CVN|
Marc Evans Knapper estimated the development of Vietnam’s dairy industry and investments in production technologies according to international standards of Vinamilk in the Can Tho dairy as well as in the system of its factories across the country.
The diplomat spoke highly of the development both in size and quality of the Vietnamese dairy industry as well as the growth of Vinamilk amid the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure a stable domestic market and achieve export results. impressive.
Vinamilk executives briefed Ambassador Marc Evans Knapper and members of the U.S. Embassy Diplomatic Mission on the operation of the Can Tho Dairy and experiences in the pandemic response to stabilize production and exports.
Vinamilk currently has a system of 16 factories and 14 farms with international standards in the country and abroad. On the international market, it is in the Top 40 of the largest dairy companies in the world in terms of turnover. The company has exported its products to 57 countries, including the United States, Japan, the Republic of Korea, China…with an export turnover of more than 2.6 billion USD.
In the US market alone, Vinamilk owns the Driftwood dairy in California. The company also exports condensed milk and cream products under the Driftwood brand to the United States and the United States is also one of Vinamilk’s main export markets.
Vinamilk currently imports raw milk powder from the United States to produce milk powder for infants and adults. In addition, the company also imports dairy cows and dairy cow breeding technology equipment from this country. From 2019 to the end of 2021, the import turnover from the United States was nearly 306 million USD.