Vietnam and Argentina’s central province boost trade cooperation

Monday, 22/08/2022 14:00
Vietnamese Ambassador to Argentina Duong Quoc Thanh has recently visited Rosario city of Santa Fe province to seek opportunities to promote trade and investment cooperation between the Argentinean province and Vietnamese localities.

Vietnamese Ambassador to Argentina Duong Quoc Thanh meets Mr. Omar Perotti, Governor of Santa Fe province. (Photo: VNA) 

During the meeting with provincial Governor Omar Perotti, the Ambassador appreciated the potential of Santa Fe province and said the two sides have great potential to promote the agricultural cooperation, as Vietnam has high demand for animal feed, raw materials for processing, cereals, wheat flour and other items that are Santa Fe's strengths.

For his part, Mr. Omar Perotti informed the Ambassador that a delegation of officials and businesses from Central Argentina, including those of Santa Fe province, is scheduled to pay a working visit to Vietnam in mid-November. He added that it will be an opportunity for the two sides to discuss potential cooperation opportunities.

Accordingly, the delegation will meet local leaders as well as representatives of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI); organise a seminar to introduce the export potential of Argentina’s central region and Santa Fe to Vietnamese partners as well as visit Vietnam Foodexpo 2022 and seaport system in Ho Chi Minh City.

Ambassador Thanh welcomed the upcoming visit of the delegation, affirmed that he is ready to act as a bridge for Argentinean enterprises to connect Vietnamese partners.

Within the framework of the visit, Thanh also attended the 138th anniversary of the establishment of the Rosario Commodity Exchange and met local enterprises cooperating with Vietnam./.