AGCO Grain & Protein – Greater Asia has officially signed the agreement with Taiwan Sugar Corporation on August 7 to rebuild and modernize a massive pig farm project in Taiwan worth USD194M (NT5.88 Billion)
The signing ceremony was witnessed by the joint effort Taiwanese companies; Forest Water Environmental Engineering Co. Ltd., Eco Technical Services Co., Ltd and Hwa Fong Construction Co., Ltd all of whom have extensive experience in the pig farm construction business.
The American Institute in Taiwan has supported this effort to promote the sale and use of AGCO products to enhance and secure the food supply chain in Taiwan and to a greater extent, all of Asia.
The project will be one of the largest in the region consisting of six sites spread over in Taichung, Yunlin and Tainan provinces and when completed in 2 years, will house approximately 16,000 sows and 100,000 finishers with AGCO supplying most of the equipment and structures.
With a renewed sense of biosecurity importance, AGCO will provide Taiwan Sugar Corporation with the best-in-business high tech bio-security, high productivity and efficiency swine farm. It will also cater to the environmental needs as well as fully comply with international animal welfare standards. The project will set a new benchmark for swine producers in Taiwan as well as the rest of the world.
This project will be the first project that integrates both American and European technology solutions and will help Taiwan Sugar Corporation achieve international standards of swine production.