The 3rd Vietnam Rice Festival took place from December 18th to 24th
The 3rd Vietnam Rice Festival – 2018 scaled over 1,100 units, and booths of over 612 participating units, localities, enterprises with many activities of fair and exhibition, and practical seminars.
In addition to introducing the achievements of economic – cultural – social development of Long An province and provinces and cities in the Mekong Delta region, Vietnam agricultural development achievement after 30 years of renovation, the Organizing Board also focused on promoting the potentials and strengths of Vietnamese rice production and business units and enterprises with positive contributions to the sustainable development of Vietnam's agriculture in the context of integration.
Besides, the Exhibition "Agriculture – Industry – Trade in the South West region in 2018" was also held to implement the National trade promotion program in 2018 chaired by the Ministry of Industry and Tradè.
Award to the winners of the "Vietnam-branded delicious rice" contest
Vietnam Rice Festival attracted over 100,000 visitors to visit and shop. Particularly, the opening day attracted more than 20,000 participants.
In addition, the "Vietnam-branded delicious rice" contest also attracted 26 participating units and 8 teams entered to the final round. As a result, the Organizing Board awarded the first prize to Ho Quang Tri Private Enterprise with organic rice ST24; the second prize belonged to Loc Troi Group JSC with Ngoc Troi Bac Dau rice product; the third prize belonged to Hoa Nang Agricultural Products JSC with Hoa Nang organic rice ST2.
Reported by Thanh Hieu
Translated by Lan Vy