Meat factory ready for operation in Zavkhan aimagEconomy
Zavkhan /MONTSAME/ A meat factory with a daily capacity of 500 sheep and goats and 150-200 cattle is to open in Tosontsengel soum of Zavkhan aimag. The factory building is now ready as an agreement was established with Bayan New Food Century LLC.
The project is being implemented within the aimag’s goal to become producer aimag from consumer aimag. It will not only improve livelihoods of herders, but also provide 30 to 50 people with full-or-part time jobs. According to the governor’s office of Tosontsengel soum, the soum plans to export meat in the long term.
Incidentally, thanks to a project being implemented by the World Vision Mongolia in Tosontsengel soum, two agricultural (fruit and berry) cooperatives and three sewing cooperatives have been provided with necessary equipment, securing stable jobs for 30 members of the five cooperatives