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Vietnam’s food – beverage and pharmaceutical industry are considered a fertile ground for foreign investors thanks to the population of 90 million, a yearly increasing of tourists and retail systems’ development. This is an opportunity for fast moving consumer industry’s enterprises to expand market, motivate production and exploit news fields for investment.

Growth prospect of Fast moving consumer goods and Pharmaceutical products

In 2018, Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), the most dynamic markets in Southeast Asia, is expected to continuously grow at 5%. The April 2018’s report of Kantar Worldpanel - a global consultant in researching shoppers’ behavior – domestic need for FMCG has been stable for the first four months in year. Retail sales of consumer goods achieves outstanding growth rates such as 12,8% in Ho Chi Minh City, 12% in Da Nang and 10% in Hanoi. Dairy products, ketchup, chilly source, cheese, candy and others also have a high growth rate and are expected to continuously grow in future.  

According to IMS Health, Vietnam is one of 17 countries ranked in the group with the highest pharmaceutical industry growth in the world, with a market size of about 5.1 billion USD. Global Data also indicates that Vietnam will be one of 3 countries which have pharmaceutical industry growth continuously grow averagely 10% per annum.

Propak Vietnam 2019 is the ideal business event for Vietnamese food, drink and pharmaceutical manufacturers and suppliers to introduce cutting – edge products and approach potential customers. ProPak Vietnam 2019 will take place at Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center from 19th to 21st March, 2019.

ProPak Vietnam 2019 – A platform for top industry players

Having thirteen – year experience, ProPak Vietnam has asserted its position and reputation as one of leading exhibition for Vietnamese food, drink and pharmaceutical industry. Across the total exhibition area expends up to 10.000 square meters, ProPak Vietnam 2019 attracts attendance from more than 540 exhibitors from 31 countries and regions – with more than 81% of international businesses. This year’s event also showcases a wide range of products and technologies including aseptic processing & packaging, bottling technology, canning & can making, cosmetic & personal care processing and packaging, pharmaceutical processing & packaging and food processing machinery.

The event keeps receiving enthusiastic cooperation from 8 international pavilions from Taiwan, Germany, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, China and Italy and also welcomes back many senior partners such as: Dai Chinh Quang, Fuji Machiney, NPC VINA, My Lan Group, Huynh Long, Phuc Loc, Song Song, Tam Duong, Thien An Loc, Turati, VMS and others. Especially, two popular delegates in processing industry, Italian Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Association (UCIMA) and Italian Manufacturers Association of Machinery for The Graphic, Converting and Paper Industry (ACIMGA), will participate in this year’s event as delegates of Italian pavilion.

Be ready for ProPak Vietnam 2019

The 14th edition of ProPak Vietnam promises to bring a large - scale and creative exhibition, a suitable platform to find potential business partners, as well as enhance knowledge and admire latest technologies applied for processing and manufacturing industry in Vietnam.

Mr. Duong Van – Director, VMS Technical & Trade CO., LTD said: "This is the 10th time VMS has participated in ProPak Vietnam. As a strong entity in the field of industrial, manufacturing and packaging technologies, ProPak Vietnam, organized by UBM, is the only trade exhibition platform that we have faith in. The exhibition has always met our needs in terms of organization, transportation, especially the number as well as quality of visitors, who are very suitable for what VMS is heading towards. It is hoped that in the coming years, ProPak Vietnam will be further developed, providing exhibitors and visitors with a deeper understanding of Vietnam's manufacturing and packaging sectors. VMS will continue to be with ProPak Vietnam next year and many years to come.”

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Additional Information:

ProPak Vietnam 2018 at a glance:

Venue: Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC)

Address: 799 Nguyen Van Linh Parkway, Tan Phu Ward, District 7, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Date: 19 - 21 March 2018 (Tuesday – Thursday)

Time: 09:00hrs – 17:00hrs


About ProPak Vietnam:

ProPak Vietnam is the premier sourcing and networking trade event for food, drink and pharmaceutical processing and packaging technology in Vietnam and Indochina. Since its inception in 2003, ProPak Vietnam has grown steadily in stature and prestige to become a regional industry hub which has helped evolve and improve the processing and packaging sector in Vietnam and beyond. Returning for the 11th edition, the show brings together a diverse selection of local and international exhibitors from across the supply chain, with the widest showcase of the latest machineries, technolgies and cost-effective solutions all under one roof.

ProPak Vietnam is organised by UBM, which in June 2018 combined with Informa PLC to become a leading B2B information services group and the largest B2B Events organiser in the world. Please visit for more information about our presence in Asia.


Media contacts:

Daphne Tran (Ms.)

Public Relation & Conference Executive


Tel: (+84) 8 3930 7618 (Ext: 120)


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