Visitors at a Vietbuild expo last year in HCM City. (Photo: VNA)

HCM City (VNA) - The latest products and services in the construction, building materials, real estate and interior and exterior decoration industries are on display at the Vietbuild International Exhibition, which opened in Ho Chi Minh City on June 21. 

As the first out of four Vietbuild expos on various themes to be held in the city this year, the event features building materials, electrical equipment, decorative items, hygiene equipment, smart home systems, door and door accessories, paints, and others.

There are more than 2,500 booths set up by nearly 800 companies from 27 countries and territories, including Australia, Germany, Italy, France, the US, Spain, the Netherlands, Singapore, the Republic of Korea, and Vietnam.

Business-matching events and many seminars will also be held on its sidelines, including a seminar on green building technology and another on new fingerprint lock solutions.

Nguyen Tran Nam, Chairman of the Vietnam Real Estate Association and head of the organisation committee, said the annual exhibition would be a forum for companies to meet, exchange information, explore future cooperation and introduce their latest products and technologies.

The five-day expo is on at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in District 7.-VNA