In the meeting, Chairman Makoto Hirayama told the development of the corporation with 130 years establishment in the field of high quality rice. In Vietnam, Kitoku corporation has focused in the investment in Mekong Delta more than 30 years. In 2017, the corporation starts to invest in the North of Vietnam. Through the advise of Vietnam high-tech agricultural and seeds Joint Stock Company, the corporation decided to chose Phu Tho province as the area to produce materials because the benefit air to plant rice two times per year. The company will invest 7 thousand hectare of Japan rice seed with high quality as 5 tons per hectare in Phu Tho province.
Chairman Makoto Hirayama also said that the corporation will install equipments including dry rice machine, barking machine… Rice is strictly managed the quality from seeds, produce so as to meet the requirement of high quality. He hoped, Phu Tho leaders considered to create favorable condition for the corporation to invest and business Japan rice in the province reach the highest value.
Secretary of Phu Tho Party Committee Hoang Dan Mac thanked for the believe of the Kitoku corporation to chose Phu Tho as the first place to develop in the North of Vietnam. He told that Phu Tho province agreed and allowed the corporation to invest and business in the high quality rice. He gave task to the provincial People’s Committee direct departments, related sector cooperate with Vietnam high-tech agricultural and seeds Joint Stock Company to build project, report to permanent provincial Party Committee consider and early to adopt. Phu Tho will direct function units to make favorable conditions for the corporation in the investment and cooperation process and hoped the project will soon operation so as to contribute the development of provincial socio – economic.
By Phuong Thao