Although founded in as late as 1970, Minh Long Company is the heirloom of a long ceramics producing tradition starting with the grandfather of Mr Ly Ngoc Minh, Minh Long's founder, and spanning over three generations, or a century time-wise, down to the fourth generation which is now in charge.
Taking after the Vietnamese coffee filter set’s single-serving design, tea filter set by Minh Long makes tea drinking a journey, a walk through layers of aroma while preserving the pure taste no matter how many brews are made.
Thanks to his contribution to Vietnam’s porcelain industry and bold assertion on national art crafts in the age of modernization, Mr. Ly Ngoc Minh, general director of Minh Long I Co., Ltd. has joined other 29 delegates to be honored as The Economic Reform’s Individuals of Distinction.
With his lifelong love, dream and knowledge concentrated masterfully, Mr. Ly Ngoc Minh, Minh Long's general director, today becomes the APEC project's commander. Each stage in the project's production, design, molding and coloring is closely monitored and modified by him for several times, until the products reach the apex of perfection.
It took four years and a special crew of 22 artisans to complete the one-of-its-kind Golden Lotus Cup - the largest monolithic porcelain cup in Vietnam, which has become one of national Guinness records in porcelain industry when Minh Long I Co., Ltd. participated in Vietnam's Porcelain Festival.