OCOP trade fair held in Lao Cai hinh anh 1Visitors to the fair (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The “One Commune, One Product” (OCOP) and farm produce trade fair in the northern region has been held in Lao Cai province.

The event created a chance for farmers, businesses, cooperatives and sellers to meet and exchange, thus promoting the implementation of the OCOP programme and supporting localities to build new-style rural areas in a sustainable and effective manner.

Italso provided an opportunity for northern localities to introduce their potential and advantages in agriculture and rural tourism services, and for regional companies and cooperatives to meet and seek partnerships.

The fair featured 318 booths run by regional cities and provinces, research institutes, agro-businesses, and cooperatives showcasing star-rated OCOP products and high-quality agricultural, forestry, and fishery commodities.

It also exhibited key export items such as vegetables, pepper, cashew nut, coffee, and rice, as well as effective agricultural models, technologies, and agricultural services./.