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NSC to Help Make Malaysia a World-class Halal Beef Producer

07 December 2007

MALAYSIA - National Seedlot Corporation Sdn Bhd (NSC) is set to take up a significant role in transforming the Malaysian cattle and beef industry into a world-class halal beef producer

"We intend to play an instrumental role to lead, structure and transform the industry with 40 percent self-sufficiency by 2010," NSC chief executive officer Izran Salleh said at a signing ceremony for the RM250 million loan facility agreement between the company and the government.

The facility will provide a platform for NSC to implement the first phase of its business strategy to focus on setting up operations at the 5,000-acre Seedlot in Gemas, Negeri Sembilan, with target production of 60,000 heads of cattle annually.

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Source: Bernama


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