The Ministry of Industry and Trade on November 1 officially deployed activities to promote advertising of agricultural and food products of Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City.
Accordingly, from November 13 to 16, there will be 450 enterprises from 24 countries and territories in the world and 29 cities and provinces participating in the Vietnam Foodexpo 2019. This is an opportunity for domestic and foreign enterprises to promote trade and connect investment cooperation as well as export.
Ms. Nguyen Thi Thu Thuy, deputy director of Export Promotion Center of the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said that farm produce and food products of Vietnam selected to promote trade this time mainly are fresh vegetables and fruits, seafood, beverages, processed food and food processing technology equipment. Joining this program, local enterprises will have an opportunity to advertise the image and brand names of local farm produce and foodstuffs, increase connectivity to boost investment cooperation, improve production capacity and competitiveness in the market.
According to sggpnews.org.vn, enterprises from Australia, Canada, Germany, China, Japan and the US will have an opportunity to strengthen trade and import of authentic, high-quality Vietnamese agricultural products. Technology enterprises will have an opportunity to expand market share as the demand to upgrade production technology of Vietnamese food, foodstuffs and agricultural product processing firms is extremely high.