Vice chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Tat Thanh Cang yesterday welcomed Deputy Chief Minister of the Australia's Northern Territory cum Minister for Primary Industries and Fisheries Willem Westra van Holthe.
The two sides discussed exporting Australian agricultural products to Vietnam.
The project on importing breeder cows from Australia has strengthened bilateral economic ties. Australia has researched oyster breeding in tropical ocean to support Vietnam in breeding of aquatic products, said Mr. Willem Westra van Holthe.
According to the vice chairman, Ho Chi Minh City have imported a large number of Aussie cows. The city has also a great demand for Austrlian vegebtales, fruits and other agricultural products.
He believed that the two sides will intensify cooperation in coming time.