The exhibitors, from 11 countries and territories including Singapore, the Republic of Korea, Japan, Thailand, and India, will showcase products and services like plastic compressing machines, PET bottle blowing machines, mould manufacturing equipment, plastic materials, chemicals and others at 500 stalls at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center.
The organisers, Vinexad of Vietnam and Taiwan's Chan Chao, expect the expo, to run between September 28 and October 1, to help exhibitors find partners.
Besides, local companies will be updated on the latest market information.
Vietnam exported over 444,000 tonnes of rubber in the first half of the year for US$551 million, over 5% up and 10% down respectively year-on-year. China and India were the two major buyers
Vietnam sold plastic products worth US$1.05 billion, up 4.7% over the same period in 2015, with Japan and the US being the major buyers, accounting for over 38% of the export value.