Visitors to the Pharmedi in HCM City (Photo: VNA)

HCM City (VNA) - A wide range of pharmaceutical and healthcare products and equipment are on display at the Pharmedi 2016 that opens on September 21 in HCM City.

The 11th Vietnam International Exhibition on Products, Equipment, Supplies for Medical, Pharmaceutical, Hospital and Rehabilitation will have 600 booths set up by more than 350 exhibitors from 25 countries and territories.

The products on display will be divided into four major categories: Pharmex (pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical materials, and pharmaceutical manufacturing and packaging equipment), Medex and Hospex (hospital furniture and equipment, surgical instruments, diagnosis, and rescue and physiotherapy equipment), Analytex (analysis and laboratory equipment, image processing and analysis equipment, bio-technology applications, and medical waste treatment system), Beautycare (aesthesis equipment, beauty-care products and spa and massage products and equipment).

Several seminars presented by leading experts from the Ministry of Health, including on "Decree on medical equipment management" and "Spinal surgery with minimal invasion," will be held alongside.

Vietnam's biggest medical and healthcare expo will run through September 24 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in District 7.-VNA