The first Vietnam Forest Product Festival will be officially opened in Quy Nhon, the central province of Binh Dinh on March 26.

According to the organising board, 141 domestic businesses and nine foreign businesses have registered to display their products in around 600 pavilions.

The three-day festival will include many events, such as an expo of Vietnamese wood and forest products, a workshop on forest product processing in combination with sustainable forest management.Several cooperative agreements on processing wood for export are expected to be signed during the festival.

During the festival, artistic and cultural activities will be also held, including culinary and musical events and a badminton tournament for entrepreneurs in the sector./.