Kick - off Meeting of Coatings Vietnam 2018

Press release



In recent years, paint and ink market in Vietnam has been evaluated as a colorful and dynamic picture with full of opportunities and challenges. According to Vietnam Paint – Printing Ink Association (VPIA) in 2017, paints with foreign brand estimate have about 65% market share in Vietnam.  However, in the field of construction paint domestic brand are gradually rising up domestically. Ms. Nguyen Thi Lac Huyen, president of VPIA said that coatings and printing ink industry in Vietnam is growing and growth of about 8-10% in 2017. This sector had a total value of over 1.6 billion USD in 2016; and the first 6 months of 2017 grew 8% over the same period last year.

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has approved the “Plan for development of Vietnam’s paint and printing ink industry up to 2020, with the vision to 2030”. Accordingly, the paint and printing ink industry is oriented to develop step by step removing backward technologies and equipment and restricting the use of raw materials and chemicals that harmful to the environment and human health, creating high quality and high value products. Especially focus on the development of manufacturing color powder, chemicals and additives for industry. This is the great opportunities and also a challenge for manufacturing company and supplier in machinery, equipment, chemicals… in coatings and printing ink industry.

With the strong support of the Department of Chemicals - Ministry of Industry and Trade, Vietnam Paint – Printing Ink Association (VPIA), the 5th international exhibition & conference on Coatings and Printing ink industry will be held by Minh Vi Exhibition & Advertisement Services Co., Ltd (VEAS) and CNCIC on 13 – 15 June 2018 at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) District 7, Ho Chi Minh City. At Coatings Vietnam 2018, all enterprises, operations in the industry not only have the opportunity to introduce and display their products but also have the opportunity to update the new trend, new technologies as well as expanding the cooperate relationship.

At the 5th of Coatings Vietnam, there will be more than 40 exhibitors from Vietnam, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Hong Kong, France, China,… in many sector such as raw materials, chemicals, machinery, laboratory equipments, nanotechnology, spray coating, paint and ink products,… The organizers also expected about 2,000 visitors from many provinces of Vietnam and other country around the world.

The special point of Coatings Vietnam 2018 is that besides displaying products and introducing technology, there are many seminars presented by experts, businessman from domestic and foreign   organizations, associations. B2B Business Matching program promises to bring more opportunities for business cooperation, technology exchange as well as market expansion, contributing to the development of coatings and printing ink industry in Vietnam. 

To begin the series of event of Coatings Vietnam 2018 is an introduction conference will be held from 8.30am to 11.30 am on 20 December 2017 at Royal Hotel Saigon – Ho Chi Minh city. The conference will be attended by reporters, journalists, representatives of VEAS and representatives of VPIA. In this conference, attendees will have chance to update news and new trend in coatings and printing ink market in Vietnam.

Coatings Vietnam 2018 will be the important platform to help company in coatings and printing ink industry connect with potential partners in Vietnam and around the world. Coatings Vietnam is co-located with Paper Vietnam 2018 and Rubber & Tyre Vietnam 2018.