Int’l expo highlights cutting-edge maritime products and technology
This is the largest maritime exhibition of its kind to be held in Vietnam and the Indochina region with more than 300 pavilions. The event was jointly organised by the Vietnam National Trade Fair and Advertising Company (Vinexad) and UK-based Informa Exhibitions.
INMEX 2017 gathers cutting-edge technologies and state of the art equipment as well as products and services of leading maritime companies across the world such as B.Hepworth & Co, ChartCo, Haes Systems, among others.
The event also features ocean technology, port services, logistics, shipbuilding, offshore technology, and so on.
Director of Business Development of the UK's Society of Maritime Industries, Tom Chant said that British maritime companies have attended the expo since 2011 which has attracted the participation of many leading companies and experts in the maritime area from across the world.
He noted that INMEX Vietnam is a perfect opportunity for those working in the field to establish networks and building relations with potential partners.
General Manager of Informa Exhibitions Asia Jack Wei said that INMEX Vietnam is the most comprehensive international business platform covering all aspects of the maritime industry including shipbuilding, ship repair, shipping, marine engineering and technology, ocean technology, dredging equipment, port and logistics.
This is a special event of the global maritime community and a golden opportunity for Vietnamese maritime companies to promote co-operation and technology transfer as well as seeking trading partners, he added.
On the same day, the 11th International Exhibition on Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning, Air Filtration & Purification and Refrigeration Systems (HVACR Vietnam 2017) opened at the Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre.
The event attracted the participation of 250 companies from Japan, the Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan (China), Thailand, China, India, Indonesia, Turkey and Vietnam.
The exhibition is showcasing equipment and technology which contributes to ensuring convenience, safety and energy saving.
The two exhibitions will run until March 31.