The Mekong Expo Exhibition 2011 opened in Can Tho Province with nearly 400 stalls representing businesses across the Mekong Delta region and the neighbouring provinces.
Businesses from the Mekong Delta provinces, Ho Chi Minh City, Tay Ninh, Lam Dong, Khanh Hoa, Dong Nai and Da Nang participated in the expo.
The expo highlighted the economic achievements and the specialities of each province and city, as well as displayed the fine arts, handicrafts, machinery, technology, foods and various equipments of the regions.
During the expo, there will be a Banh Xeo making contest with 50 participating cooks.
Le Thi Kim Thu, Director of the Can Tho International Exhibition and Fair Company, said the annual event provides a good opportunity for producers, distributors and suppliers to seek partners and promote their domestic products. – VIR