The upcoming 29th edition of Vietnam Saigon Textile & Garment Industry Expo (SaigonTex) is scheduled to be held from April 5-8, 2017 in Ho Chi Minh City. SaigonTex is the biggest trade fair in Vietnam for the textile industry where the machines for processing of textiles and related equipment including materials and raw materials are exhibited.
The expo is an annual event and has the target to find investors who invest in the textile and clothing industry and build new factories. Additionally, the latest machineries, equipment and facilities are demonstrated during the expo as well as the latest materials, fabrics and garment accessories are introduced to the interested companies and visitors.
Venue for SaigonTex is Saigon Exhibition & Convention Center (SECC) and the organizers have already seen positive response from the exhibitors for the 2017 edition as 95 per cent space of the 11 halls (2 main halls and 9 temporary halls) has been sold out already, and some confirmed exhibitors are still waiting for the space allocation. The size of the exhibition and the number of exhibitors have increased over 100 per cent and 62 per cent, respectively, comparing to the last event.
It’s worth mentioning here that in 2016, SaigonTex attracted 1,063 exhibitors from 24 countries/regions.