Alltech receives ISO22000 Certification in Thailand
[BANGKOK] – Global leader in animal health and nutrition Alltech recently earned an ISO 22000:2005 certification in Thailand. The ISO certificate, in conjunction with the Alltech Quality System is consistent with Alltech’s continued commitment to provide excellence in quality assurance.
"Today’s consumers demand total traceability and total transparency from their suppliers in Thailand. Alltech is dedicated to having every facility certified to the highest standards,” said Dr. Kij Soonthorn, regional manager, Alltech Thailand, Vietnam and Myanmar: “Alltech is leading, and has been leading this trend for decades and in doing so, will achieve our goal of exceeding our customers' expectations."
The Alltech Quality System (AQS) is recognized throughout the feed industry as a standard quality system to follow. AQS delivers the exact same level of quality assurance and traceability in each of Alltech’s geographical markets, based on a uniform process designed to meet and exceed other third-party systems of certification. By receiving the ISO 22000:2005 external certification, Alltech Thailand’s business activities will be fully compliant to international standards in order to ensure the highest quality products and services in the Thai market.
According to the recently published Global Feed Tonnage report by Alltech, Thailand is the world’s 13th largest animal compound feed producer with 16 million metric tonnes of domestically produced feed in 2013. In addition to Thailand’s strong position in the global feed industry, the demand for better meat quality, presents huge opportunities as well challenges for Thailand in the coming years..
Alltech established its office in Thailand in 1998 and in 2013 celebrated its 15 year anniversary. The Alltech Thailand team has grown dramatically from just 2 people 1998 to 38 staff today. The company’s commitment has been to consistently provide solutions for the Thai animal production industry focusing on feedmills, integrators and especially farm level.