As in most countries, Vietnam too organizes trade fairs and expos on its ground routinely every year. The Vietnam Expo is an annual international trade fair that showcases products and services from various industries such as textiles and garments, machinery, electronics, agriculture, food and beverages, and more.
The event is organized by the Vietnam National Trade Fair and Advertising Company (VINEXAD), and it attracts exhibitors and visitors from around the world. VINEXAD is a state-owned enterprise under the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Vietnam and is responsible for promoting trade and investment in Vietnam.
The trade fair is typically held in April or May each year. The dates, however, may vary depending on various factors so it is best to check the official website for the most up-to-date information. The venue is also never fixed but it is usually held either in Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh City, the two largest cities in Vietnam. Irrespective of the venue, the choice largely depends on the space it would provide to hold such a large-scale exhibition. The Vietnam Expo is typically held in a large convention center or exhibition hall. The exact size of the venue is determined based on the needs of the event and the expected number of attendees.
The event focuses on promoting trade and investment opportunities in Vietnam, and it provides a platform for knowledge sharing and for businesses to network and explore potential customers and partnerships. It also features seminars, conferences, and business matchmaking sessions to facilitate discussions and partnerships between exhibitors and buyers.
Highlights of the Vietnam Expo
The Vietnam Expo is an excellent platform for businesses and investors looking to explore opportunities in Vietnam and Southeast Asia. The event provides a range of opportunities to learn, connect, and establish new business relationships, making it an essential event for anyone interested in doing business in Vietnam.
Here are some of the chief highlights of the Vietnam Expo.
1) Exhibitions — A large number of participants from various industries showcase their products and services to a wider audience which provides an opportunity for visitors to explore new business opportunities. Simultaneously, they learn about the latest products and innovations and best business practices.
2) Seminars and Conferences — Special guests and experts from various industries grace the dais to share their knowledge and experience with the audience regarding trade and investment opportunities in Vietnam. The event features a series of conferences and seminars covering a wide range of topics. These sessions provide an opportunity for attendees to learn from experts in their respective fields and stay up-to-date with the latest trends and developments.
3) Business Matchmaking — The Expo is a much-awaited event as businesses look forward to being matched with consenting partners and investors; they connect with them and form new business relationships. It is a strong meeting ground for various business ideas, concepts, and opportunities.
4) Networking — Attendees at the Expo form new connections and take the opportunity to network with industry professionals, government officials, and other business leaders. This networking can help them expand their professional network.
5) Country Pavilions — Exhibitors from specific countries showcase their products and services at the country pavilions. These pavilions provide an opportunity for visitors to learn more about the business and investment opportunities available in different countries.
How to Register for the Vietnam Expo
To register for the Vietnam Expo, you can follow the steps outlined below.
- Visit the official website of the Vietnam Expo to gather all information about the event and its registration procedure.
- Navigate to the registration page where you will be asked to provide some basic information about yourself and your company.
- Fill in the registration form with your personal and company details, including your name, email address, phone number, company name, and industry.
- Choose the type of participation that you are interested in, such as exhibiting, attending as a visitor, or attending as a buyer.
- Review the registration details before submitting the form.
- Pay the registration fee (if applicable). The fee may vary depending on the type of participation you have chosen.
Once your application is approved, they will send you a confirmation email with your registration details and further instructions on how to participate in the event.
How to Contact for Help
For any queries or feedback, you can reach the organiser’s by calling +84-24 39340474 or writing to [email protected]. Vietnam Expo has its headquarters located at 9 Dinh Le St., Hoan Kiem Dist., Ha Noi.
If your query is with regard to registration, it is always recommended that you check the official website of the Vietnam Expo to learn about the registration process which may vary depending on the year and specific requirements of the event.