| Industry and Trade Deputy Minister Do Thang Hai
Speaking at the four-day Vietnam International Trade Fair (Vietnam Expo 2019), Do Thang Hai, Industry and Trade Deputy Minister, underscored the significance that the annual event has played in the nation’s industry and trade sector over the past 28 years. The increased prestige that the expo now enjoys among international friends and domestic businesses, he noted.
Vietnam Expo 2019 saw the presence of 500 businesses from 23 nations and territories from across the globe. The expo has given businesses the chance to introduce their cutting-edge technologies and products across 600 stalls displaying machinery, equipment, supporting industry, electronics, food and drinks, and consumer goods.
Several domestic brands including Duy Tan Plastics, Da Nang Rubber, Dien Quang Bulb, and Hapro also joined this year's event.
In addition, food products and farm produce exports from provinces nationwide will undoubtedly receive attention from both local and foreign customers during the four-day event.
The highlight of this year’s event has been the Vietnam Industry Investment and Development Pavilion organised by the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency, which aims to provide the latest information on the country’s investment climate.
It also aims to introduce foreign investors to eight key industries which are typical associated with localities
Notably, the pavilion named “Vietnam – Korea Design Sharing” is expected to introduce visitors to the importance of design in developing products and improving their added value.
The expo has also provided a good venue for businesses to seek local and foreign partners whilst learning about brand promotion and other high-quality products.
International pavilions from a range of countries such as Algeria, Cuba, the Republic of Korea, Indonesia, China, Nepal, Laos, Mongolia, Poland, and Russia were also in attendance during Vietnam Expo 2019 and ready to open up a wealth of opportunities for stronger co-operation in investment, export, and technological transfer.