400 cooperatives join trade promotion fair

The 2019 trade promotion fair for cooperatives was opened at Hoa Lu Sports Center in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City yesterday afternoon, with the attendence of Deputy Prime Minister and head of the Steering Committee for Innovation and Collective Economy Development Vuong Dinh Hue. 

The 2019 trade promotion fair for cooperatives is opened at opened at Hoa Lu Sports Center

The 2019 trade promotion fair for cooperatives is opened at opened at Hoa Lu Sports Center

Around 350 booths of nearly 400 nationwide cooperatives and 40 cooperative enterprises participated in the event.   

The four- day fair (on April 17- 20) is an important event to continue promoting the cooperative economy and help cooperatives consume products, expand manufacturing production and business uder value chain models. 

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Thousands of agricultural products, vegetables, fruits, medicinal herbs, wood products, etc have been showcased at the fair expressing the potentials, advantages, productivity and culture of each locality. 

 Within the fair framework, there are main activities as displaying, introducing and selling organic products, goods and services of the participants  to ensure food safety; signing trade promotion agreements between the cooperatives with domectic and foreign enterprises; organizing consultancy activities on trade promotion to access to technology credit capital and investment capital for cooperatives.

On this occasion the Vietnam Cooperative Alliance in collaboration with the Institute of Vietnam Organic Agricultural Economics co-organized the International Cooperative Alliance – Asia and Pacific (ICA-AP) Forum.


BY THANH HAI- Translated by Huyen Huong

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