(Saigon Times Online) - According to information at the workshop "bird nest Development of Vietnam by Malaysia's experience", 1 kg of oats in Vietnam ranges from 2000-2500 dollars, twice with oats Malaysia pole, but still do not have enough to sell, especially in the Hong Kong market.
Seminar Southern Institute of Science and Technology, Economic Science Association Salanganes'Nest Vietnam Joint Stock Company International export bird nest jointly held in Ho Chi Minh City on 30-9.
According to scientists at the Southern Institute of Science and Technology, one of the reasons price Salanganes'Nest Vietnam superior bird nest farming countries such as Malaysia, Indonesia is Salanganes'Nest Vietnam higher quality: white nests, larger, each kilometers g oats just 90 teams, while in Malaysia 110 - 120 new groups 1 kilometers g oats. This is so because in Vietnam food source for birds nest plentiful, diverse climate suitable for this species.
Good quality but Salanganes'Nest output of Vietnam only about 10 tons / year, equivalent to 10% compared to other countries in the region. Specifically, the output of Indonesia's bird nest at about 100 tons / year, Malaysia and Thailand in the range of 60 to 70 tons / year.
According to "official bird nest farming scheme at Gio" the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Ho Chi Minh City, take birds nest farming activities have been tested in Can Gio, has 5/6 home nesting birds nest on the rate of 83%.
There Gio 101 bird house, of which 75 units have lured the bird. Most of the oat breeding in Can Gio were illegally built, as planned, people and enterprises permit to build houses then moved to the birds nest.