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Hanoi(VNA) – The 13th China-ASEAN Expo (CAEXPO) will take place in Nanning city of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region from September 11-14, drawing more than 2,000 companies.

The exhibition area will be set up by Vietnam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar and Thailand.

Established in 2004, CAEXPO is an important framework that helps promote trade ties between the two sides.

China was ASEAN’s largest trade partner and the ten-member group was China’s third largest trade partner in 2010. Two-way trade reached nearly 472 billion USD in 2015.-VNA