According to the report made by the Department of Industry and Trade, Ha Noi has prepared enough goods to serve local people on Tet 2018, including: 193,600 tons of rice, 50,000 tons of pork, 14,000 tons of chicken, 13,800 tons of beef and 200 million eggs, etc.
The total value of goods to serve Tet is estimated at VND 26 trillion (posting a year on year increase of 10%). From now until Tet 2018, the Department of Industry and Trade will create favorable conditions for enterprises to sell their products in spring fairs, promotion programs; organize 150 mobile sale trips and price stabilization points in rural areas, suburban districts, industrial parks, export processing zones, etc so as to serve people on Tet.
In addition, the Department will cooperate with Departments of Agriculture and Rural Development, Health, Police to strengthen inspection of food safety in facilities producing and trading food in festivals; request petroleum businesses, shopping malls, supermarkets and enterprises to register sale locations to meet people’s demands for goods before, during and after Tet.
Especially, to ensure price stabilization, the Department will proactively deploy many measures for domestic market balance.
Talking about preparation for goods on Tet, representatives of enterprises said that units have proactively reserved a large of essential goods to serve local consumers.
At the working session, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai highly appreciated the cooperation between the Department of Industry and Trade with other departments and businesses to ensure goods supply during Tet.
He also noted that it is essential for departments, sectors and enterprises to strictly implement directions on ensuring a balance between demand and supply and market stabilization. Ha Noi should cooperate with neighbor provinces to ensure good supply and diversify good resources.
The Deputy Minister also asked the Department of Industry and Trade to strengthen inspection on food hygiene and safety before, during and after Tet.
Vice Chairman of the Ha Noi People’s Committee Nguyen Doan Toan speaks at the event
Addressing the event, Vice Chairman of the Municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Doan Toan affirmed that Ha Noi will create favorable conditions for local businesses; launch mobile sales trips and price stabilization points in rural areas, industrial parks, etc.
He requested the Department of Information and Communication and press agencies to cooperate with enterprises and state management bodies to strengthen communication on market price stabilization programs to all people.
The Department of Health will cooperate with the Department of Industry and Trade to check food safety and hygiene, he assigned. Additionally, the Ha Noi Market Management Sub-Department must conduct special checks on fake goods, imitation goods and sub-standard goods, contributing to ensuring the domestic market and consumers’ rights.
Vice Chairman Nguyen Doan Toan also asked units to well organize spring fairs in the area and enhance the popularization among people.