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Vietnam is often considered a bright spot for foreign entrepreneurs due to its lucrative automotive, construction, motorcycle and steel industry. As of September, the country attracted 16.43 billion USD with 11.17 billion USD came from 1,820 new projects. South Korea, its leading investors, had invested 5.58 billion USD, making up 34% of the FDI poured into the country. This is follow by Singapore and Japan with 1.84 billion USD and 1.7 billion USD. As great numbers of foreign companies have established their production bases in Vietnam, this is a great motivation for local suppliers to upgrade their manufacturing with the right technologies and solutions.

This is why METALEX Vietnam 2017 will be a gateway for you to reach industrialists and manufacturers demanding advanced metalworking technologies and solutions. Recognized as Vietnam’s international exhibition on machine tools and metalworking solutions for production upgrade, the trade show is ready to help you strengthen your sales and marketing channel to over 10,000 top quality buyers with projects in their hands.

The 2016 edition grows in size and diversity as the foremost metalworking event in Vietnam. For three days, 14,821 visitors from different nations poured into the exhibition to discover new path to prosperity via technologies, seminars, activities and technology presentations. Below are small examples of what our visitors say about METALEX Vietnam!

Dipl. –ling. Gunter Busch
Head of South East Asian Representative

“This is the second time I come here. I found that this show has so many companies exhibiting machinery for different industry sectors as well as other products related to metalworking.”

Mr. Tsubasa Wada
General Manager

“We are a factory automation business, which we provide standardized components for automated equipment. Today, I am here to explore new technologies and meet industry experts who could help develop our business. I am satisfied with the event since I was able to find the technology I need. METALEX Vietnam is a must-visit for industrialists.”

Mr. Marcello Carminati

“Our company is an industrial company on CNC machining field, so I’m here to search for CNC machining parts. This show is professionally organized that brings new business opportunities for industrialists who are involved with metalworking.”

Mr. Le Trung Hieu
Production Manager

“Our main business involves in manufacturing and processing metal and ceramic parts for machines and equipment through advanced technology. Therefore, I visit METALEX Vietnam to look for lathe tools and see what new products on display by leading companies such as SAEILO. I am looking forward to find products to innovate our manufacturing process.”

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  Industry News

Car Sales up in
January-October Period

Automobiles sales in the first ten months of 2016 increased 30% to 242,681 units compared to the same period last year, announced the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association on November 9.

In the period, sales of passenger cars soared 30%, while that of commercial vehicles went up 29%, and special purpose vehicles, 40%.  Sales of domestically-built cars rose 34% and that of imported vehicles, 22%.  Sales hit this year’s peak in October, with 28,283 units sold, up 26% year on year.

Truong Hai Auto Corporation continued to take the lead in October with 9,895 units sold, accounting for 40.4% of the market share, followed by Toyota Vietnam with 5,532 units, or 22.6%.

Industry experts predict around 28,000 cars will be sold per month in the remainder of the year, therefore, total sales for the entire year could reach 300,000

(Source: VietnamPlus, November 2016)