Dehui Chicken Breeding Area--Jilin
- Description: Dehui county in Jilin has Asia's largest chicken farm with total planned annual output of 200 million chicken(200,000 tons) by 2009, about half this quantity is processed and exported to Japan using r
Dehui county in Jilin has Asia's largest chicken farm with total planned annual output of 200 million chicken(200,000 tons) by 2009, about half this quantity is processed and exported to Japan using refrigerated trains available on the Dalian route. Currently, Dehui has 210 large chicken breeding farms with a scale of chicken breeding 30 million chicken, an annual output is 150 million chicken, plus the 50 million chicken raised by smaller scale of farms, totally, Dehui get an annual output of 200 million chicken.
Dehui City is rich in natural resources, which provides an unique advantage for the development of animal husbandry. At present, Dehui has formed a integration pattern of animal husbandry, industry and commerce. In 1996, Dehui city was nationally named "hometown of Chinese chicken".
Each township (town) in Dehui city is equipped with a chicken production workstation, and a high-standard chicken production area, more than 5200 households raise chickens for Deda Company, the larggest chicken raising and processing company of Dehui.
Deda Co. Ltd developed a broiler production chain which includes 5 grand parents’ poultry farms with capacity of producing grand breeders 60,000 sets and the parent breeding stocks 2.3 million sets annually; 20 parent breeding poultry farms with capacity of producing parent breeding stocks 1.1 million units and commercial broiler chicks 110 million annually. 24 modern commercial broiler farms, together with 5,200 farmer household farms, are able to produce 100 million broilers annually. The company has 4 feed processing plants which produce 750,000 tons of poultry feed. Four poultry processing plants, with annual capacity of slaughtering and processing broiler 100 million, are able to produce broiler meat over 20 million tons and cooked boiler products 30,000 tons.
The company’s major products include chicken meat, poultry feed and soybean meal, of which cooked chicken products and chicken sausage products have been listed by the State Administration of Quality Supervision Inspection and Quarantine as "China’s famous brand product". Domestic sales of our products reaches the country's 30 provinces, and exported to more than 20 countries and regions such as Japan, South Korea, Russia, South Africa, etc. The company's annual sales revenue reached 3.5 billion RMB Yuan, with an average annual profits and taxes of 100 million RMB Yuan. The company’s export in 2005 earned 48 million US dollars, but once the exports reached up to nearly 100 million US dollars, which was among the country’s forefront in poultry industry.