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ProPak Vietnam 2016 Returns To Support The Local & Export Industry At The Time Of Positive Change

Ho Chi Minh City, 13 November 2016 - PROPAK VIETNAM 2016, Vietnam’s No. 1 processing and packaging industry event will return with the largest and most international range of technology and process solutions for Vietnam’s growing FMCG industry. Taking place in its 11th successful edition, PROPAK VIETNAM 2016 will be organized from 1st to 3rd of March 2016 at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

The event is a timely business platform to support for the local industry with a new era of oppor-tunities and challenges when Vietnam successfully inks the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) with the others 11 countries: Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and USA.

PROPAK VIETNAM 2016: The convergence of the world’s food, drink and pharmaceutical processing and packaging technology in Vietnam
Since 2003, PROPAK VIETNAM has played a pivotal role in connecting the international processing and packaging technology industry and Vietnam market. The 2016 edition is ex-pected to feature more than 370 international and local companies from 31 countries and re-gions, including 8 international groups and welcome around 7500 trade visitors.

An impressive number of industry’s biggest international brands have confirmed their return to PROPAK VIETNAM 2016 to bring forth a myriad of processing and packaging technologies and equipment that meet the critical needs of the local players. They include DKSH, Heat and Con-trol, Ishida, Rickermann and many more. From Vietnam, there are also three highlighted representatives have confirmed their returns to PROPAK VIETNAM: Phu LocTechnologies Co. Ltd, VMS Technical & Trade Co. LtdLtd, Song Song Co. Ltd.

The must-attend networking event for the local industry
In the previous edition, PROPAK VIETNAM 2015 has successfully gathered 337 processing and packaging technology and solution providers from all over the world. In these, there are 8 international group pavilions from Germany, Korea (2 groups), Italy, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, Thailand. The event also attracted 6937 trade visitors coming from 28 countries and regions.

Held alongside with the main exhibition, several conferences and seminars have been hosted by the leading organizations in the industry such as Vietnam Association of Food Science and Technology (VAFoST), Lean Six Sigma Network, Packaging Council of Singapore, Singapore Manufacturing Federation and Singapore Business Group in Ho Chi Minh City.

As the latest news, VAFoST and Lean Six Sigma Network have confirmed their return in PROPAK VIETNAM 2016 with many interesting topics, promise to join hands with the event to build up the trusted networking event for the local and regional industry.

A trusted industry marketplace in Vietnam with more than 10 years. 
Organised by Singapore Exhibition Services and VCCI Exhibition Service Co Ltd., PROPAK VIETNAM has been going together with the local industry for more than 10 years. As a part of PROPAK series including PROPAK ASIA - the biggest exhibition for food drink and pharmaceutical processing and packaging industry in Asia, PROPAK CHINA, PLASPAK INDONESIA and PROPAK MYANMAR, the event itself has a good balance between international organising standards and deep understanding about the local industry.

PROPAK VIETNAM 2016 is also strongly supported from the local and international organisations. PROPAK VIETNAM is patronized by Ministry of Industry & Trade, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development, Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Vietnam Association of Food Science and Technology, Vietnam Beer Alcohol Beverage Association, Vietnam Dairy Association, Vietnam Plastics Association, Vietnam Packaging Association, Vietnam Food Association, Vietnam Association of Testing Laboratories, Viet-nam Saigon Plastics Association, Rubber - Plastic Manufacturer Association and Food & Foodstuff Association.

Mr. BT Tee, Deputy Chief, Vietnam Representative Office, Singapore Exhibition Services, the organiser of PROPAK VIETNAM 2016 says: “The 2016 edition of the ProPak Vietnam event looks to be the largest on record a clear indication of the industry’s progress in Vietnam, for both the export and domestic sectors. We expect to see more positive developments through the many bilateral FTA’s which the Vietnamese government have signed with partner nations, plus the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement which will bring many opportunities to Vietnam based food exporters, together with the expected healthy competition as barriers to entry into Vietnam’s domestic markets are lowered. This will drive product quality to higher levels requiring investments in new technologies and processes.”

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Additional Information
PROPAK VIETNAM 2016 at a glance:
• Show Title: PROPAK VIETNAM 2016 - The 11th International Processing and Packaging Exhibition and Conference for Vietnam
• Incorporate with: PLASTICS & RUBBER VIETNAM 2016
• Venue: Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC)
• Address: 799 Nguyen Van Linh Parkway, Tan Phu Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City
• Date: 1 - 3 March, 2016 (Tues - Thurs)
• Time: 0900hrs –1700hrs
• Online Pre-Registration: www.propakvietnam.com/pre-reg
• Admission: For Business and Trade Only

About ProPak Vietnam
ProPak Vietnam is Vietnam’s premier food, drink and pharmaceutical packaging, sourcing and networking trade event for the packaging industry. Since its first edition in 2003, the event is now in its 11th showing in Ho Chi Minh City. The exhibition offers industry professionals in Vietnam an industry marketplace with high quality equipment, services and solutions currently available in the global marketplace. ProPak Vietnam is project managed by the Representative Office in Vietnam of Singapore Exhibition Services Pte. Ltd. with VCCI Exhibition Service Co Ltd. as the local organiser. For more information about the event, please visit:www.propakvietnam.com

Media contacts 
Nathalie Ngo
Public Relation & Conference Executive
Singapore Exhibition Services, Vietnam Representative Office
Tel: (+84) 8 3930 7618 (Ext: 108)
Email: nathaliengo@vietallworld.com

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