The Vietnam Records Organization has formally proposed to the World Records Institute (WorldMark) and the USA Records Organization (USKings) beginning the Journey to nominate TOP 100 best-selling OCOP-certified items in Vietnam 2023 with the purpose of enhancing the image of the nation and the Vietnamese people not only through record values but also through other distinctive qualities. Due to this journey, foreign buyers will have comprehensive and close access to Vietnam’s distinctive values.
Name of the product: Ben Tre Coconut Candy
Name of the business: Dong A General Trading and Manufacturing Limited Company
Address: 379C Nguyen Van Tu, Ward 7 Ben Tre City, Ben Tre Province, Vietnam
Contact information: (+84) 888 818 899 – (+84) 2753 832 382
Not only the distinctive-flavor traditional gift, Ben Tre coconut candy, is also a rustic and poetic image close to people, nature, and culture in Ben Tre province. Ben Tre’s coconut candy recipe is a simple but harmonious blend of common components such as coconut milk, malt syrup, and sugar. This combination gives Ben Tre’s traditional candy a wonderful, naturally sweet, and creamy flavor.
The production of Ben Tre coconut candy by Dong A General Trading and Manufacturing Limited Company dates back to 1978. With more than 40 years of experience in processing coconut candy branded “Ben Tre”, it successfully became the most recognizable coconut candy brand, which tightly associates with the image of Mrs.Pham Thi To, or “Auntie Hai To,” the founder of the company. These days, Dong A General Manufacturing and Trading Limited Company has been continuously researching innovative production technologies in order to improve quality and diversify products while keeping the promise of using only natural ingredients in its processes.
The journey to nominate and promote the TOP-BEST best-selling OCOP-certified products in 63 provinces and cities of Vietnam is one of the projects implemented under the strategic alliance between the Vietnam Records Organization (VietKings), the USA Records Organization (USKings) and the World Records Institute (WorldMark), with the goal of propagating and promoting the record values of countries worldwide.