The Tradetown Market of San Jose de Buenavista celebrated its 18th Anniversary this 2016. The Tradetown Fiesta opened with a program which was attended by the Municipal Mayor, Mayor Elmer C. Untaran together with Sangguniang Bayan Members, Dante Beriong, Danilo Nebit and Erech Alocilja, Tradetown Market Vendors Association (TMVA) and LGU Family.
Mayor Untaran thanked Mr. Darcy Bungay and all the Public Servants who made Tradetown progressive. He also announced that the LGU is aiming to complete the San Jose trading post by 2017. Additional access roads will also be opened in Brgy. Atabay and Brgy. Madrangca going to Dalipe. The objective is to have an easier access to the market for the benefit of the vendors, customers and the people of San Jose de Buenavista. Moreover, a cheque worth P500,000.00 was given to the TMVA for commodity bulk buying.

         A mass and blessing of the stalls followed the program. Furthermore, the market vendors enjoyed a “salo-salo” lunch and Bingo game in the afternoon. 
        In the evening, Tradetown Market Vendors Association (TMVA) Night was held. Mr. Edilberto Jabile, president of TMVA, gave his opening remarks. Mayor Elmer C. Untaran graced the event while Mr. Jerome Sadio,Vice-president of TMVA, gave the closing remarks. A Talent show and raffle promo followed the program and liveband was enjoyed by all.