HA NOI — A total of 118 domestic and overseas businesses are showcasing their products at the country's ninth Automobile and Supporting Industries Exhibition, "Viet Nam AutoExpo 2012", which opened in Ha Noi yesterday.
|New car models go on show at the Viet Nam AutoExpo, which opened yesterday in Ha Noi's Giang Vo Exhibition Centre. — VNS Photo Truong Vi
On display at the 10,000sq.m site during the four-day exhibition are trucks, buses, luxury cars and vehicles used in the construction, mining, medical, banking and postal sectors as well as vehicles used by the railway, maritime and aviation industries.
There are also 200 stands displaying products from supporting industries such as spare parts and equipment used by automobile manufacturers and assemblers, and welding, casting, plating and painting technologies.
During the exhibition, a seminar on how to make it easier to develop Viet Nam's car market will be held today, with many businesses, researchers and policy makers attending to find ways of stimulating the car market.
The Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade, Le Duong Quang, underlined the need to hold such a prestigious exhibition and seminar like Viet Nam AutoExpo, as it helps policy makers and businesses devise sustainable development strategies for Viet Nam's automobile and motorbike industries.
The event is also an opportunity for domestic and overseas businesses to exchange information on the latest scientific and technological breakthroughs and to discuss the development of the world's automobile and motorbike industries to ensure top quality products for the consumer. — VNS