13:25 | 01/08/2015 Industry
Metalex Vietnam 2015, organized by Reed Tradex in Ho Chi Minh City, will showcase equipment, technological lines and other support industries. Vietnam Economic News’ Ngoc Long and My Phung talked with Reed Tradex CEO in Vietnam Duangdej Yuaikwarmdee.
Could you brief on Metalex Vietnam 2015?
Metalex Vietnam 2015 is where more than 500 brand names from 25 countries and territories will exhibit their machine tools, production lines and metal working machines and advanced solutions along with related technological services.
The exhibition will include technology star pavilions showcasing high-tech machinery and robot performances brought about by well-known brand names, advanced engineering and technology presentation classes to help local engineers explore more about modern technologies, a business links promotion program to help connect local businesses with commercial companies, dealers and suppliers of metalworking equipment and automotive parts. In addition, it also provides international manufacturers opportunities to find appropriate local agents for their products.
What is special at Metalex Vietnam 2015?
A Business Alliance in Support Industry 2015 Show will be a part of the exhibition as a result of trilateral cooperation between the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) in Ho Chi Minh City, the Investment and Trade Promotion Center (ITPC) of Ho Chi Minh City and the Reed Tradex Co., Ltd. The show will attract more than 100 Japanese buyers who will showcase components and accessories that they want to buy or search for subcontractors in Vietnam, and also present modern Japanese technologies that are likely to enhance production efficiency for local enterprises.
In addition, Metalex Vietnam 2015 will focus on symposia with special attendance of many foreign experts in the fields of machine tools and equipment.
What about the effectiveness of Metalex Vietnam 2015?
Vietnam is regarded as a key destination of foreign investment flows, which is one of the causes for an increase in demand for industrial spare parts. Moreover, the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is to be established, which requires local manufacturers to update their industrial knowledge, technology, equipment and machinery from their foreign partners. Through attending the exhibition, local companies will be able to meet potential customers from countries, including Japan, while improving their production capacity, product quality and trade links via securing new technologies and contracts.
Visitors to the exhibition will learn about new technologies to improve efficiency and productivity. The exhibition expects to attract about 10,000 quality buyers nationwide as it is regarded as meeting perse demands from industrialists.
What are Reed Tradex’s plans after the event?
Reed Tradex has planned to organize three events in Vietnam this year, four in 2016 and five in 2017. The company will open representative offices in Vietnam and will also hold consumer goods exhibition in the coming time.
Ngoc Long & My Phung