Isabela Province City of Charm at 10th CAEXPO

The Province of Isabela takes center stage anew as the featured province in the City of Charm Pavilion during the 10th China-ASEAN EXPO (CAEXPO) to be held in Nanning, Guangxi, People's Republic of China on September 3-6, 2013. 

CAEXPO, the 2nd largest trade event in China, next to the Canton Fair, aims to promote China-ASEAN Free Trade Area (CAFTA) through sharing of opportunities for cooperation and development between and among China and the ASEAN countries.

This year’s CAEXPO celebrates the 10th anniversary of the signing of the China-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement. Significantly this year, the Philippines is the Country of Honor!

As Country of Honor, several events are tailored to promote Philippine trade, investments and tourism. A 270 sqm area shall house the Country of Honor Pavilion, together with the City of Charm pavilion where the vast potentials of the province of Isabela in terms of trade, investments and tourism shall be showcased. Performers from Isabela will also stage cultural presentations at the City of Charm pavilion.

Region 02 products, especially those of Isabela, shall be promoted and sold at the Commodity Trade Pavilion where fifty (50) booths shall be set up for export products from China and the ASEAN region.

A delegation of around 120 composed of local Chief Executives, businessmen and cultural performers from Isabela, headed by Isabela Governor Faustino G. Dy III , is expected to participate in this big event.