An Giang (VNA) – The six-day Tinh Bien international trade fair rounded off in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on June 1, grossing more than 17 billion VND (756,840 USD) in sales.

Of the total, the trade of consumer goods contributed the lion’s share worth 11 billion VND (489,720 USD).

Twenty business contracts were sealed at the fair.

Featuring 500 stalls run by Vietnamese, Thai and Cambodian firms, the event attracted 175,000 visitors, including 23,000 Cambodians.

Bordering Cambodia, An Giang serves as a gateway through which local commodities are able to access the ASEAN market.-VNA