International expo on support industries slated for December hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) -
The first International Expo on Support Industries and Processing - Manufacturing (VIMEXPO 2020) is scheduled to take place from December 9-11 at Hanoi’s International Centre for Exhibition (ICE) on Tran Hung Dao Street.

The expo will also be the first held under the Support Industry Development Programme.

With 250 booths from 150 support enterprises in the fields of garments and textiles, leather and footwear, electronics, automobile manufacturing and assembly, and hi-tech, VIMEXPO 2020 offers a chance to seek new partners and suppliers and learn of new technologies.

It is expected to become the leading expo on the support industry in Vietnam as well as be a first step for Vietnamese producers to intensify connectivity and effectively participate in global supply chains, contributing to boosting the sector’s development.

The three-day expo hopes to welcome 18,000 visitors. To keep a close watch on events and register to attend, guests can visit the official website at

The Government issued a resolution on August 6 on measures to promote the development of support industries, which sets a target of Vietnam producing highly-competitive support products that meet 45 percent of domestic production and consumption demand by 2025 and 70 percent by 2030./.