Vietnamese firms join world’s largest food, beverage fair in UAE hinh anh 1Vietnam pavilion at Gulfood 2018 (Source:

Hanoi (VNA) Twenty Vietnamese enterprises will showcase their products at the 24th edition of Gulfood – the world’s largest annual food & beverage trade exhibition – in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, from February 17-21.

The firms include the Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk), the Hanoi Trade Joint Stock Corporation (Hapro), the Nafoods Group and the Vietnam Hanfimex Corporation.

The Agricultural Trade Promotion Centre under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will organise the Vietnam pavilion at Gulfood.

The event is expected to help Vietnamese enterprises find consumers, sign export contracts and expand their market share in the Middle East, Africa and Southwest Asia.

They can also introduce Vietnamese agricultural products, food and beverages and promote Vietnamese brands to foreign visitors, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

This exhibition will comprise 120 national pavilions, with more than 5,000 exhibitors. The five-day event is expected to attract more than 90,000 visitors from more 170 countries and territories across the world.-VNA