The fisheries international exhibition 2019 is organized in the context of booming development of Vietnam fishery sector. The market has seen diversity of products and services, continuous updates of latest technologies and constant and stable growth rate over years. As reported by Directorate of Fisheries, the fishery export value in 2018 was nearly USD 9 billion (accounting for 22.5% of total export of Agriculture Sector). Vietnam fishery products have been exported to more than 170 markets via over 600 fishery processing and export enterprises which created jobs for about 5 million labors. This has placed Vietnam among the world’s top fishery exporting countries. Such impressive development and tireless efforts are foundation for sustainable development. It can be said that the organization of international fishery exhibition in Vietnam is also an important basis for fishery sector and both domestic and international enterprises to connect and boost up development of Vietnam fisheries.
Carrying the message and mission of “Asia’s Home of Seafood”, the exhibition will provide a professional even and a big playground which gathers all the best of Vietnam fishery sector and be a place whereimporters can source diverse products of top quality, connect, exchange and share experience with successful entrepreneurs in fisheries sector. With 374 booths, 233 exhibitors, Vietfish has become a source of values for enterprises: new partners, new suppliers, new technologies and knowledge etc. as well as a source of healthy and quality products from the national and international biggest and most reputable fishery enterprises.
The attendees to Fisheries International Exhibition 2019 can taste and try quality fishery export products of enterprises and hundreds of impressive and unique booths. In addition to the exhibition area of 8,890 m2, the organization board, enterprises and agencies will also organize seminars and workshops on fishery sector which promise provision of valuable knowledge.
Saying about Fisheries International Exhibition 2019–Chairman of Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) shared that: “Apart from growing as expected, positioning Vietnam fisheries in the world market has seen positive progress. Vietnam fishery products have earned increasing appreciation from consumers around the world thanks to stable supply and food hygiene and safety. Therefore, maintaining and promoting VIETFISH to become a trade fair that connect Vietnamese enterprises and the world is the top goal and requires great efforts of the organizers. Hopefully we will be able to promote VIETFISH brand so that when mentioning VIETFISH, all people will think of the only fishery international exhibition in Vietnam which provide health-conscious and quality fishery products from the national and international biggest and most reputable fishery enterprises, contributing to the development and elevation of Vietnam fishery sector.
After 20 years of establishment and development, Vietfish has turned to a new page of “sustainable development” and expected to attract 17,000 visitors. The event will be an important hit for the growth of Vietnam fishery sector.