An Giang Fisheries Import & Export Joint Stock Company (Public, HCM:AGF) is a Vietnam-based seafood processing company. It primarily manufactures, processes, markets, and exports aquatic frozen seafood and agricultural products, as well as merchandises materials and equipment for agricultural activities.
Besides, the Company is also involved in other supporting activities, such as fish farm, supplying veterinary drugs, manufacturing fish feedstuff, biofuel operations, and installation of refrigeration and ventilation systems for production. Apart from aquaculture, the Company engages in real estate operations and construction work.
As of December 31, 2008, 61.66% of export income is contributed by sale to Russian and Eastern European markets. The Company has two subsidiaries engaged in refrigeration and construction.
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