Sector: Agriculture Agriculture

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Business description: SongHau Food Company, one of the first class state-owned company directly under Vietnam Southern Food Corporation – VINAFOOD 2, was established in 1999. We are also the member of Vietnam Food Assosiation (VFA) and VietNam Seaports Association (VPA).

Fields of business:

  • Exporting rice
  • Retailing and wholesaling rice, brokens, bran, agri-products, food and foodstuff on domestic market
  • Providing seaport service, container yard, warehouse rental and loading and unloading goods
  • Manufacturing and trading PP bags

Product Quality:

  • Our rice products are certified by the top independent inspection companies such as SGS, Bureau Veritas, Cotecna, OMIC, FCC, Intertek, Lavicontrol, and Vinacontrol
  • Management system is under ISO 9001:2008 standards approved by BVQI of the United Kingdom and QUACERT Organization.

Exporting Markets:

  • Our products are supplied to Africa, Asia, America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand.

Inclusiveness: We involve low-income groups as producers in the business model.

Since 2002, Song Hau Food Company has signed off – take agreement of farming goods and associated production with farmers through the connective organization of production, cooperatives in the districts and communes in Can Tho, Hau Giang to help farmers produce towards sustainable production and apply technical solutions synchronously to increase productivity and quality, improve the income of farmers, as well as stable quantity and quality the input materials for the company.

The company has signed contracts with reputable seed units in Can Tho City for certified seed sources to ensure the best quality for farmers in the area of materials. In addition, the company signed 03-party-contracts associated with the Pesticides and fertilizers Companies to provide inputs for farmers, which will help farmers reduce input costs and increase profit.

Besides, the company assigns technical staff to visit field regularly, technical advice as well as give warning, prevent pest insect in rice field to guarantee the paddy plants to grow best.