The investment and trade promotion agency of HCMC on July 21 inaugurated Saigon Export Center in District 1 for local enterprises to display their products for export and find potential importers.
Pho Nam Phuong, director of the HCMC Investment and Trade Promotion Center (ITPC), said exhibitors at the center at 92-96 Nguyen Hue Boulevard would be supported to promote their products and look for new export markets and importers.
They will be provided with free-of-charge updates about export markets and importers, who have asked Vietnamese trade agencies in foreign markets, diplomatic corps and trade promotion organizations for help to seek goods suppliers in Vietnam.
ITPC has opened a section at Saigon Export Center for business matching meetings between local and foreign enterprises.
Nearly 50 companies in and outside HCMC are showcasing foodstuff and food products, cosmetics, handcrafts, beverages, confectionery, apparel, tea and coffee, sauces, pharmaceuticals, healthcare products, home appliances, and electrical cables and wires, among others at the center.