Forums to be held in November in Hanoi, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City, and Can Tho to assist exporters in e-commerce.
The Online Export Forum 2015 will be held by the Alibaba Group and its representative in Vietnam, OSB Holding, in four cities around the country - Hanoi, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City, and Can Tho - on November 11, 18, 19, and 21, respectively.
The Forum aims to raise the competitive capacity of Vietnam’s exporters in e-commerce so they can seize the opportunities presented by the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement and the recently signed TPP.
The Forum will present information on the EU market to help Vietnamese enterprises establish a strategic direction in their business activities.
Participation in global B2B e-commerce platforms is seen as an effective and economic solution. With the opportunities available and as integration continues, being able to get ahead of the trend and apply tools in the IT field effectively will create a competitive advantage in global markets.
Dr. Le Dang Doanh, Senior Economist and former Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management, will be in attendance, as will leading managers and experts in the field of exports and e-commerce.
Alibaba is one of the leading e-commerce platforms for B2B, with over 48.3 million users from more than 240 countries and regions. OSB Holding has been its official authorized dealer in Vietnam since 2009.