HCM CITY (VNS) — This year's Propak Vietnam from March 31 to April 2 in HCM City will feature bigger international participation with eight international group pavilions and 230 exhibitors from 24 countries and territories.
This year's event, the 10th edition, will thus see over 20 per cent growth in size, with 82 per cent of exhibitors coming from overseas.
Propak Vietnam 2015 will showcase many latest technologies and solutions from around the globe to serve the expanding Vietnamese food, drink and pharmaceutical processing and packaging industry.
The exhibition will focus on four main parts – equipment and machinery, packaging materials and accessories, services, quality, and training.
BT Tee, deputy chief of Singapore Exhibition Services' Viet Nam representative office – the event organiser together with the VCCI Exhibition Services Co Ltd – said international manufacturers and exporters are making Vietnam a processing hub, which in turn has attracted many international exhibitors seeking to support both new and established companies in this industry.
Notably, the exhibition has attracted the seven biggest technology exporting countries and territories in the field of packaging equipment – Germany, Korea, Italy, Japan, Taiwan, Thailand, and Singapore.
Food safety, green packaging and eco-manufacturing, some burning issues in Viet Nam currently, will be the main focus of seminars at Propak Viet Nam 2015.
Propak Vietnam 2015 will be held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre by the representative office in Viet Nam of Singapore Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd. with VCCI Exhibition Services Co Ltd. — VNS