July 1, 2020
Thailand has approved 35 trading firms and 1304 farms qualified for exporting commercial pigs to Vietnam. Of the approved farms, 857 are affiliated to CPF, 288 to Betagro and 68 farms are affiliated to Thai Foods Group. The remaining 91 farms are independent. Only consignments that are tested to be free from ASF, Brucellosis and Leptospirosis as well as beta-agonist, a banned agent used for stimulating lean meat, will be allowed into Vietnam.