Invitation to visit Vietnamese Rice producers and authorities in November 2018


Dear esteemed organizations and enterprises, 

A very good day to you,

The Vietnam Trade Office (VTO) is pleased to share with you that we will organize a 3 days business trip for Singaporean Rice Importers to visit Vietnamese Rice producers and authorities in November 2018. 

The objectives of the business trip: 

1.    Meeting with relevant government officials from Ministry of Industry & Trade which is the main authority for rice policies in Vietnam to have updates and understandings on the current regulation and status of Vietnamese Rice (Location: Ho Chi Minh city)

2.   To create networking and strengthen the relation between Singaporean Rice Importers and Vietnamese Rice Enterprises/Associations through seminar and business matching programs.

3. To bring opportunities for Singaporean Rice Importers to have a deeper understanding and a closer view into Vietnam-rice industry through visiting to several rice cultivation areas and rice storages in Mekong Delta (location: Can Tho City/An Giang province)

Mission Highlights:

1.    Visiting Vietnam Food Expo and business matching with Vietnam Agri-food Industry

2.    Meetings with relevant rice policy authorities from Ministry of Industry and Trade and local authoritiesof Mekong Delta provinces.

3.    Meeting with Vietnam Food Association and Vietnam rice enterprises

4.    Site visits (rice cultivation areas and rice storages)

Mrs Thu Quynh TRAN, Head of Vietnam Trade Office will be leading the Singapore delegations to Vietnam which will cover Ho Chi Minh city and other West Mekong Delta provinces.

We strongly encourage you to participate and expand your networking and understanding about Vietnam Rice Industry through this business trip.

Cost of Participation

Details of Expenses Estimated amount (SGD)
Funding by VTO

Arrangement of business matching, rental of meeting rooms, bus coach, and local destination transfers within Vietnam.

Support by Ministry of Industry and Trade 
Common costs

(Delegations’ gifts, printing, interpretation)

Est. S$200*

(To be paid  by participants direct to VTO)

Air-Ticket* (est.)

Air ticket of return flight of Singapore – Ho Chi minh city

Est. S$260*

(To be paid  by participants direct to travel agent)

Hotel Accommodation* (est)

Room for 1 night in Ho Chi Minh city and 1 night in Can Tho city

Est. S$250*

(To be paid  by participants direct to travel agent)

For more information on Business Mission to Vietnam, please contact:

Mrs Quynh Thu TRAN, Head of Trade Office, Commercial Counsellor of Embassy, email:

Mr VinhThe NGUYEN, Commercial Attache, Embassy of Vietnam, email: 

If you have any enquiries or need for further clarification, please do not hesitate to get in contact with us. Thank you for your kind attention.

Trade Office Team
Embassy of the S. R. of Viet Nam in Singapore

For more information, please contact Vietnam Trade Office in Canada at