Yanmar Opens Representative Office in Vietnam
March 29, 2013
Yanmar Co., Ltd.
Yanmar is proud to announce the establishment of a Representative Office in Vietnam. Focusing on agricultural research, the Office will explore future agricultural and social trends in order to provide enhanced food production solutions, towards improving people's lives the world over.
1. Office Outline:
Name: The Representative Office of YANMAR CO., LTD. In Can Tho City
Director: Takeo Matsubara
Location: Campus Ⅱ, 3/2 Street, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho City, Vietnam (Note: on the premises of the Can Tho University)
Inauguration: March 28, 2013
Established: tentatively scheduled for April 2, 2013
Employees: On assignment from Japan: 1, Locally employed: 1, Can Tho University members: 2
Provide enhanced food production solutions
Cover a wide spectrum of the agricultural business, from products to service and on to innovative solutions that connect farming communities with regional and national authorities.
3. Major Activities:
Conduct market research to ascertain the future shape of agriculture and community development
Cover a wide spectrum of the agricultural business, from products to service to provide enhanced solutions
Contribute to the education of a capable workforce, by promoting cooperation among government, industry and academia
4. Can Tho University Outline:
Research activities will be conducted in collaboration with the Can Tho University, a leading authority in agricultural, fisheries and bio fuel research. Our partnership is expected to be extremely fruitful, contributing significantly to the further development of research activities, with direct benefits to the people of Vietnam and world markets in general.
Name: Can Tho University
Location: Campus II, 3/2 Street, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho City, Vietnam
Established: National university established in the Mekong Delta region, in 1966.
Profile: Leading authority in agricultural, fisheries and bio fuel research, 77 departments (28 master courses, 8 doctorate courses)
Student body (as of August 2012): 36,840 (undergraduates: 35,000, master's course graduates: 1,800, doctorate course graduates: 40)
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Public Relations Group,
General Affairs Dept., Yanmar Co., Ltd.