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Big C seeks to increase sale of local goods in Vietnam

French supermarket chain Big C met with 39 small and medium-sized firms in Vietnam’s Binh Dinh Province to discuss buying their products.

The companies specialise in indoor and outdoor furniture, handicrafts, processed foods, seafood and seafood products, beverages, meat and safe vegetables.

The supermarket is making efforts to increase its local sourcing. It signed deals worth around VND106 billion (USD5 million) with 110 small and medium-sized producers after similar meetings in Hue and Nghe An, Nam Dinh and other provinces.

(Source: Viet Nam News)