Vietnam Foodexpo 2017 – Better Food

   In the morning of November 15, 2017, Vietnam Foodexpo 2017 was officially opened at the Exhibition Center of Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City. The exhibition are hosted by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Trade Promotion Agency in coordination with domestic and foreign related agencies within the framework of the National Trade Promotion Program.

Sai Gon Trading Group (SATRA), together with his members COFIDEC, VISSAN, APT  and NhaBe Exim, also participated in this International Exhibition.

   In the framework of Vietnam Foodexpo 2017, Fair Organizers have conducted several surveys & collected information as well as opinions of domestic consumers and international critics on Vietnamese food. The majority is positive, most of people consider Vietnamese food as different comparing to other countries, especially in the unique taste. Vietnamese products are said to be typical, natural & can only be found in Vietnam.

   Vietnam Foodexpo Organizers also highly appreciates the large presence of Vietnamese agencies, organizations and enterprises, especially SATRA, of which COFIDEC , VISSAN, APT, NHABE XIM,…  are the representatives of the frozen agriculture fishery processing sector of the group.

   Through this fair, Cofidec has been able to connect with many international clients, from traditional markets such as Japan, Korea, Taiwan ,Singapore, HongKong… to new ones coming from EU countries such as Italy, France, Czech Republic...especially Australia and US in 2018 market-expanding strategy.

   This year, COFIDEC, with the clear goal " Promoting Export Sales", has succeeded in introducing and advertising the key frozen seafood-vegetable-fruit products to foreign customers, such as breaded shrimp, Tempura shrimp, Ebikatsu, Kakiage, Okra, Eggplant, Sweet Potato and Tempura vegetable. In additon, Customers are also very interested in Fruits such as Mango, Dragon fruit, Acerola, Watermelon, …

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