15:01 | 03/03/2016
Russian Dialog group is to spend US$2.5 billion building a mango processing facility in the Mekong Delta province of Dong Thap, the provincial People’s Committee announced on March 2.
Construction work is set to begin in September 2016.
The factory with a designed processing capacity of 18,000 tons of mangoes annually will enter operations in the first quarter of 2017 and is expected to provide jobs for 200 local workers.
Dialog Group’s investment will help Dong Thap restructure the mango growing and processing sector as the better way to bring higher income to the locals.