08:57 | 08/11/2017 Trade
The Vietnam Craft Village Trade Fair 2017 (CraftViet 2017) will take place from November 9-13 in Hanoi, featuring 250 booths showcasing products from 24 cities and provinces nationwide, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
|Making pottery products at Hà Nội’s Bát Tràng pottery village — Photo gomsuchinhha.vn|
The event is being organized to attract investment in traditional craft villages, whilst encouraging tourism development in conjunction with rural handicrafts and enhancing trade promotion for local products.
On display will be outstanding local handicraft products, such as Chu Dau pottery, Bat Trang pottery, brocades and Dong Ho paintings.
Visitors to the fair will have a chance to see silver engraving, as well as bamboo, rattan and pottery products.
Especially, a renowned Vietnamese tea zone will be arranged to introduce top-quality tea and the tea culture of Vietnam.
Director of the Vietnam Trade Promotion Centre for Agriculture Dao Van Ho said that the center will work with the local departments of agriculture and rural development and quality management bureaus to ensure the quality of the exhibited items at the fair and prevent trade frauds.