The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho will host the Vietbuild 2014 International Exhibition and the Vietnam international Agriculture Fair in the fourth quarter of this year.

The information was revealed by Le Thi Kim Thu, Director of the Can Tho International Exhibition and Fair Centre, at a press conference on September 17.

Vietbuild 2014, which will take place from October 1-5, is expected to attract more than 200 businesses which will showcase their products such as construction materials and interior decorations as well as the latest technologies in the field at 450 booths.

Within the framework of the exhibition, a forum will offer a chance for construction businesses and customers to meet and exchange information on the matters of concern.

Meanwhile, at the agriculture fair, scheduled for December 10-16, over 350 businesses will introduce agricultural machines, equipment and production lines, post-harvest technologies, and new high-quality plant and animal varieties.

A number of seminars and conferences aimed at seeking ways to boost the export of agricultural products in the Mekong Delta will be held during the event.-VNA