According to the Department of Livestock Production, by the end of June 2020, there were 9 provinces and cities having re-stock pig herds reaching over 100% compared to before the occurrence of African swine fever.
Specifically, Mr. Nguyen Van Trong, Deputy Director of the Department of Livestock Production, said that the statistics of restock of pig herds in the first 6 months of 2020 compared to December 31, 2018 showed that group 1 had 9 provinces and cities repopulate pig herd, the increase of pig herd reaches over 100%, an average of 118.71% of the previous epidemic.
Leading group 1 is Binh Phuoc province with 150%, followed by Dak Nong, Binh Dinh, Binh Thuan, Dak Lak, Hoa Binh, Ca Mau, Yen Bai and Tay Ninh.
Group 2 has the rate of reproductive herd from 90 to less than 100%, reaching 96.26% on average including 9 provinces: Ninh Thuan, Binh Duong, Quang Binh, Quang Ngai, Kon Tum, Nam Dinh, Thanh Hoa, Lam Dong , Tuyên Quang.
Group 3 with the herd rate from 70 to less than 90%, an average of 79.38% has 23 provinces and cities, including; Khanh Hoa, Nghe An, Son La, Phu Yen, Can Tho, Dien Bien, Bac Giang, Ha Giang, Dong Nai, Ba Ria Vung Tau, Ha Tinh, Lao Cai, Hung Yen, Thai Nguyen, Thai Binh, Quang Tri, THua Thien Hue, Phu Tho, Gia Lai, Cao Bang, Quang Ninh, Bac Kan and Ha Nam.
Group 4 includes 22 provinces and cities with the rate of re-herd less than 70%, averaging only 54.19%, including: Bac Ninh, Lai Chau, Vinh Phuc, Vinh Long, Tra Vinh, Tien Giang, Hanoi, Ninh Binh , Bac Lieu, Quang Nam, TP. Ho Chi Minh City, Ben Tre, Soc Trang, Hau Giang, Long An, An Giang, Hai Duong, Kien Giang, Da Nang, Hai Phong, Lang Son and Dong Thap.
Particularly for the meat pigs, there are 15 large livestock enterprises according to Deputy Director of the Department of Livestock Production Nguyen Van Trong as of the end of June 2020 reaching over 4.16 million heads, an increase from January 1, 2019 before the occurrence. African swine cholera is 66.35%, an increase of 30.89% compared to 1/1/2020.