The first One Commune One Product (OCOP) trade fair opened on April 26 in Ha Long city, northern Quang Ninh province.

The event is promoting local agricultural and tourism products in a bid to fully tap local potential for economic development.

The fair has been joined by more than 100 firms. Half of them are displaying products from 14 localities in the province. The rest are introducing domestic products produced nationwide.

Addressing the event, Vice Chairman of the Quang Ninh People’s Committee Dang Huy Hau said that the trade fair is an important activity in the Ha Long – Quang Ninh Tourism Week.

It offers opportunities for enterprises and individuals to seek potential partners while boosting the connection between producers and consumers, he added.

The trade fair runs until May 2.-VNA