Hundreds of local, foreign firms taking part in Vietnam Expo

08:26 | 10/04/2018 Trade

(VEN) - Over 450 domestic and foreign businesses will take part in Vietnam Expo 2018 from April 11 to 14 at the International Exhibition Center (ICE) in Hanoi. Russia will be the guest of honor at the exhibition, themed “Vietnam Expo - Enhancing Regional and Global Economic Links”.

hundreds of local foreign firms taking part in vietnam expo

Vietnam Expo is one of the largest promotion events in the trade and industry sector, highlighting cooperation and connectivity as key trends in the global economy.

Firms from 16 provinces and cities in Vietnam and 23 countries and territories will display their wares, among them Russia, the Republic of Korea, China, Nepal, Thailand, Japan, Singapore, Cuba, Laos, Cambodia, Chinese Taipei, and Hong Kong (China). In addition, pavilions of Russia, Cuba, the Republic of Korea, Nepal, China, and Vietnam will exhibit machinery and industrial equipment, construction machinery, chemical products, electronic and electrical products, computer and communication products, electronics appliances, hand tools and hardware, home living and gift, agricultural products, food and beverage.

Vietnamese exhibitors include firm carrying the Vietnam Value label, prominent brands, start-up businesses and regional agricultural enterprises, such as Hapro Corporation, Hanoi Beverage Company (Habeco), Binh Minh Plastics, Duy Tan Plastics, Dien Quang Lamp, Paper Company, Tea Company and OPC Pharmaceuticals Company. These brands feature innovations and are proactive in the world economic integration, particularly new designs of display booths and product quality.

The “Korea-Vietnam Design Sharing” pavilion, built on the successes and experience of previous years, is expected to showcase new trends of creativity for label and package design. In addition, the Vietnamese pavilion for promoting industrial development and investment by the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency will provide foreign investors with information about the local investment market and present strengths, investment policies and opportunities, along with local governments’ commitments in six provinces and cities - Hanoi, Hai Phong, Yen Bai, Ninh Binh, Thanh Hoa and Dong Thap.

As a guest of honor, Russia will present leading products in fields such as mechanical processing, precision mechanics, automation equipment, industrial biotechnology, high-tech electronics, thermal equipment, nuclear, hydro and gas turbine power plants.

Over the past 27 years, Vietnam Expo has become one of the largest and most important trade promotion activities of the industry and trade sector, providing economic values and realistic opportunities for local businesses to promote exports and expand the domestic market, and contributing to realization of the government’s commitment to the world economic integration.

The annual Vietnam Expo organized by the Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade has been held since 1991. Details of the event will be posted on the official website: and the fanpage: VietnamExpo2018.

Nguyen Huong