HCM City hosts int’l packaging expo

(VOV) - An Int’l Processing, Filling and Packaging Exhibition and Conference (ProPak Vietnam 2014) is taking place in HCM City from March 4-6, introducing the latest advances in the plastic industry.

The event is attracting roughly 300 manufacturers from 23 countries around the globe including ABC Compressors, Amo-Pack (Asia) Co. Ltd, Battendfeld-Cincinnati Austria GmbH, Bricap Asia Pte Ltd.

Additionally, ProPak Vietnam 2014 is featuring a series of seminars on how to improve packaging designs and marketing, along with ideas and solutions for improved packaging management.

The event also promises to be an effective forum for enterprises to boost links and seek new business opportunities.

According to the Vietnam Plastic Association (VPA), Vietnam now has more than 1,200 plastic businesses employing 120,000 workers.

The plastic industry is set to earn US$2.15 billion in export turnover by 2015 and US$4.3 billion by 2020.