Numerous SMEs set to join in annual THAIFEX – World of Food Asia


BANGKOK,(NNT) – In cooperation with the private sector, the Ministry of Commerce is preparing to host this year’s THAIFEX – World of Food Asia, in which a large number of Thai SMEs will be participating.

Thailand News 17-03-17 4 NNT Numerous SMEs set to join in annual THAIFEX - World of Food Asia

Director-General of the Department of International Trade Promotion Malee Choklumlerd stated that the latest incarnation of the THAIFEX – World of Food Asia will be the largest and most integrated food fair in Asia, involving entrepreneurs from over 40 countries and more than 2,000 products. About 700 operators from Thailand will be taking part in the event; more than 500 of them will represent the SME sector.

The main goal of the annual food expo is to enhance the competitiveness of SMEs by allowing them to learn about business strategies, new technologies and innovations and global food trends. The event will also offer business-matching opportunities to the participating entrepreneurs while seeking to persuade the world’s leading food producers and researchers to invest in the food innovation industry in Thailand.

The THAIFEX – World of Food Asia is scheduled for May 31-June 4 this year at IMPACT Muang Thong Thani.