The first Vietnam Foodexpo in Ho Chi Minh City from May 13th to 16th 2015 was met with unprecedented success as it attracted more than 10.000 trade visitors from 33 countries and regions, and showcased a high level of professionalism in its organization. With more than 300 exhibitors, 500 booths from 36 provinces and cities in Vietnam and 19 countries, the Exhibition covered across 10,000 square meters of exhibiting space of the whole SECC, the biggest and most modern exhibition/convention center in the South of Vietnam.
Vietnam has become an increasingly attractive destination for foreign investors. The international manufacturing sector is moving to Vietnam and more FDI is flowing into the country, showing growing confidence among investors in the market, according to a representative from Agility – a leading global logistics group.
Vietnam’s population stood at around 83 million (2005 figure). The most popular language is Vietnamese. The country's history dates back more than 4,000 years to when the ancient Vietnamese people founded their first nation under the name “Van Lang.”