Vietfood Beverage-Propack expo to open in HCM City
(VietnamNews) - As many as 550 enterprises from 20 countries and territories will participate in the 2019 Vietfood and Beverage-ProPack international exhibition at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre from August 7 to 10.
About 650 booths, covering an area of 15,000 sq metres, will display processed foods, nutritional food, supplements, food additives, beverages, packaged confectionery products, pharmaceutical ingredients, and hotel equipment and utensils. The rest will be food and beverage testing services, food processing machinery, packaging machines, packages, and bakery production lines.
Besides the Việt Nam pavilion, there will be pavilions from India, Poland, Taiwan, South Korea, Indonesia, Thailand and China.
Leading prestigious brands will be present at Việt Nam’s pavillion, including Sabeco, Habeco, Coca-Cola Việt Nam, Tân Hiệp Phát, Vissan, Yilin Việt Nam, Lương Qưới Cononut, Asian Food, Dân Ôn Food, DH Food, Khánh Hòa Salanganes Nest, Sa Giang Food, Trà Chính Sơn Food, NOSAFOOD, Duy Tân Plastic, Việt Rubber and Liksin.
The Indian pavilion zone will feature 50 enterprises covering 350 sq metres, introducing agricultural produce, fruits, spices and food processing technology.
The pavilions from Poland, which have been attending the Vietfood & Beverage-Propack exhibition for the last five years, will host the programme “Tasteful Europe - Tradition and Quality” this year, promoting food products sourced from the EU, with the motto “Food Europe - High Quality, Safe and Tasty”.
The Taiwan Pavilion will exhibit sweet products such as candy, biscuits, cakes, snacks, jellies and jams, besides modern machinery and equipment such as vacuum sealing machines and water filters.
The Korean Pavilion, which will be centrally located, is expected to display agricultural products, seafood, spices and packaging equipment.
The event will also include an Organic and Natural Food pavillion displaying safe products made from organic agricultural produce, with the participation of domestic and international businesses from Korea, Malaysia and Czech Republic.
The event is a good opportunity for foreign businesses to co-operate with local firms and seek distribution partners and agents in Việt Nam.