16:20 | 05/11/2018 Trade
The Vietnam – China International Fair 2018 officially opened on November 2 at the Trade Center of the northern border province of Lang Son under the theme of “Connectivity, Cooperation for Joint Development”.
|Ribbon cutting ceremony to open the fair - Photo: congthuong|
The fair sees 300 booths of domestic and foreign organizations and firms, including 40 from China, showcasing consumer goods, handicraft products and farming machinery, among others.
Running through November 9, it serves as a chance for the sides to contact one another, promote trade, exchange expertise, showcase products, and trade goods and services. Besides, many cultural activities will be conducted and contracts signed.
Vice Chairman of the Lạng Sơn People’s Committee Nguyễn Công Trường, who is also head of the organizing board, said the fair is held on an annual and alternative basis between the province and the Zhuang Autonomous Region, China’s Guangxi.
|Customers buy goods at the fair|
It is also a chance to push up trade promotion in Lang Son and help enterprises increase production and business, broaden their markets, look for partners and popularize their products, thus facilitating trade and cooperation between Vietnamese and Chinese enterprises for joint development.