Vietnam attends Hong Kong Food Carnival 2018

10:03 | 30/10/2018 Trade

Vietnamese food producers and exporters are attending the seventh Hong Kong Food Carnival 2018 taking place at Kwai Chung Sports Ground, Hong Kong (China) from October 27 to November 4.

Vietnamese booths attract large number of visitors

The delegation of Vietnamese enterprises features famous brands including Hanoi Trade Corporation (Hapro) and Hello-5 Coffee Corporation. Of which, King Cashew Nut Ltd. Co., which represents Hapro in Hong Kong, has worked with the Vietnamese association in Hong Kong to open a booth featuring Vietnamese dishes at the event.

Vietnamese booths showcase a variety of products such as dried rice vermicelli, fish sauce, cashew nuts, dried longan and coffee.

According to the organising committee, this year's fair is divided into five areas, with more than 290 booths from many countries and regions around the world. Apart from Vietnam, the carnival’s Southeast Asia section in particular also includes booths set up by Thailand and Malaysia.

Throughout the carnival, participating countries and territories are also featuring traditional art performances.

Previously a biennial event, from this year onwards the Hong Kong Food Carnival will be held annually due to its increasing popularity.

Theo NDO