The Vietbuild Can Tho 2013 International Exhibition, a traditional playground for domestic and foreign construction and real estate businesses, opened in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on October 2.

Themed “Construction, Real Estate, Building Materials, and Interior and Exterior Decoration”, the event attracts more than 200 domestic and foreign businesses who are showcasing their products at 450 booths.

Among participants are those from the Republic of Korea, Japan, Indonesia, Germany, China, Italy, Malaysia and Thailand .

On display are new and advanced products of local and global trademarks in the fields of construction materials, interior and exterior decoration, and real estate, said Le Thi Kim Thu, Director of the Can Tho International Exhibition Centre.

Models of industrial park, residential area, office building, resort and real estate exchange projects are also showcased.

Vietnamese firms will take this chance to introduce a wide range of products reflecting the achievement and development of the country’s construction sector, focusing on design consultancy, real estate, building materials, and interior and exterior decoration.

There will be seminars on new technologies, environmentally friendly products of the construction and real estate sectors in the integration and development process, potential and opportunities for property investment and new construction policies.

The organising board will award the Gold Cup and Gold Medal to high-quality products in the construction material and real estate sectors.

The five-day event is co-organised by the Ministry of Construction and Can Tho city People’s Committee.-VNA