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Ground-Breaking Ceremony for CAHG-Mataura Valley Milk on the Site

  • Author: 超级管理员
  • Time: 2016-12-17 13:10:06
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The Ground-breaking ceremony for Mataura Valley Milk (MVM) took place at the plant site in Gore, Southland, New Zealand in the morning on 5th December, 2016. MVM is scheduled to commission in August 2018, to produce milk powder, infant formula base powder, and nutritional products, in order to seize the increasing demand for dairy products in emerging markets, including of China. Todd Barclay, Minister of Parliament for Clutha-Southland, New Zealand, Tracy Hicks, Mayorfor Gore District, directors, investors, and distinguished guests gathered at the plant site, along with three directors of MVM from China Animal Husbandry Group (CAHG), Dr. XUE Tingwu, president of CAHG, Madam DING Changqin, vice-president of CAHG, and Mr. ZHANG Deyong, Chief Compliance Officer of CAHG.

Mr. Barclay addressed in the ceremony, that agriculture has been important for New Zealand's economy, among which dairy industry plays an essential role. This plant will have positive impact on Southland economy, encouraging the dairy farmers in this region, creating jobopportunities. Additionally, Mr. Barclay send Mr. Bill English's regards to this plant, who was absent in the ceremony but has been keen promoting this project.

Mayor for Gore DistrictTracy Hicks further thanked the dedication from all the investors of MVM and the significance from the project on the regional economy.

Dr. XUE Tingwu addressed a warm speech on the ceremony, to thank all the presentence of the guests, and those, who played a role for the project. In his speech, he emphasized the potential of the plant for seeking for the increasing demand for animal protein in emerging market, including China. Also, He introduce CAHG, which intends further investment in this region in New Zealand.

The ceremony was hosted by Gary Mollard, a local Director of MVM and Mr. Bernard May, General Manager of MVM, organized this ceremony.

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