Thai seafood processor PFP to open halal plant in Malaysia


PFP Group, a major Thai frozen seafood processor, hopes to open a halal food factory in Malaysia after it concludes negotiations with its local partner. The company plans to build a USD 4.31 - 5.75 million manufacturing and distribution facilities in Malaysia, to add to its two existing 97 tonnes per day food processing plants in Thailand.

PFP told a Thai local daily it was exploring new Muslim markets especially Indonesia in line with the government’s policy to make Thailand one of the world’s top five halal food exporters in five years. PFP produces imitation crab sticks, snow crab, fish tofu, Thai fish cake, imitation crab claw and imitation shrimp.



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