The Vietnam International Food Industry Exhibition 2015 will gather together more than 300 enterprises from home and abroad in HCMC next week.
Vietnam Foodexpo 2015 - the Vietnam International Food Industry Exhibition 2015 - one of the largest trade promotion events specializing in agricultural products, seafood, and the food industry in Vietnam will be held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center in Ho Chi Minh City from May 13 to 16.
More than 300 enterprises from 36 cities and provinces in Vietnam (including notable brands such as Antesco, Habeco, Hapro, Sabeco, Tan Hiep Phat, and Thach Bich) and from 19 countries and territories around the world, including Belgium, Cambodia, China, Cuba, Czech Republic, and France, have registered to lease a total of 500 booths to display products and technology on an area exceeding 10,000 sq m.
The expo also expects to welcome nearly 30,000 visitors, especially trade unions and potential domestic buyers and others from South Korea, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Japan, Nigeria, Paraguay, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and China, who have registered to attend and conduct transactions.
There will be highlighted display areas such as a Foodtech Area (for food processing technology), The Nation of Honor Booth Area (a gathering point for enterprises from South Korea with food products, nutritious products and health foods), and the Province of Honor Booths of Lam Dong province, with the theme “Da Lat - the city of fruit and vegetables” and with a messages of “Natural - Fresh - Healthy” products. There will be a series of conferences and trade seminars at the expo, as well as a cooking contest.
With the theme “At the Heart of Asia’s Food Inspiration”, Vietnam Foodexpo 2015 is being held with close cooperation from the agencies and departments in Vietnam such as the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Ministry of Industry and Trade, and trade promotion agencies such as the Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) and the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).