Thu, 12 Feb 2015. Last updated Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:00
In order to meet the shopping demands of Hanoi citizens, from February 8th to 16th, 2015, Trade Promotion Center for Agriculture (No. 489, Hoang Quoc Viet Street, Cau Giay District) in collaboration with Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will organize Spring Agricultural Fair 2015. Being launched on February 8th in Trade Promotion Center for Agriculture, Spring Agriculture Fair 2015 has attracted a large number of participants visiting and going shopping. According to the organizing committee, Agricultural Fair is a cultural - commercial event which is annually held on Tet holiday to promote the consumption of agricultural and fishery products, local specialties, and traditional handicrafts in the domestic market. Simultaneously, the fair is also a major supplier of high-quality agricultural products for consumers. Agricultural Fair is open to promote economic exchanges of local residents in Hanoi city and other surrounding areas.
In the opening day, Spring Agricultural Fair welcomed the attendance of many departments such as Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Rural Development Department, Research Center, Agricultural Extension Center, Cooperatives... In addition, many famous and prestigious enterprises also take part in the fair involving 3F Joint Stock Company, Vietnam Northern Food Corporation (VINAFOOD), Hapro, Gfood, and so on.
Joining in the Agricultural Fair, there are 300 booths from 200 units and enterprises throughout the country. These booths bring to the fair special agricultural products of different regions in the country like glutinous rice, bamboo shoots, fresh and dried mushrooms, seafood, pork, rabbit meat, flowers, ornamental plants, and special fruits (Ham Yen orange, Canh orange, Dien grapefruit...). Besides, there are some booths exhibiting handicraft products.
Mr. Dao Van Ho, General Director of Trade Promotion Center for Agriculture and Heal of the organizing committee said that market development was always the most important priority in promoting the development of Vietnam agriculture. In this context, the implementation of trade promotion in general and opening Spring Fair in particular has an important meaning. Spring Agricultural Fair is a great occasion for enterprises to advertise its products and brands, simultaneously make a great contribution in production and business development and enhance its reputation. Spring Agricultural Fair 2015 is an ideal place for consumer to go shopping essential items for Tet holiday. The fair opens from 8.00 am to 9.30 pm from February 8th to 16th. Participating Spring Agricultural Fair, visitors will have a good chance not only to buy high-quality products but also enjoy blissful and traditional atmosphere of Tet holiday and special music performance and cuisine program.