(A) Overview of ASEAN
ASEAN is the world's third largest economy, has since the 2008 financial crisis, U.S.And European markets are still in the slow recovery period, the other hand, six ASEAN countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam), the spending growth of 6.8 contrarian %, these countries not only relatively stable currency, and their steady rise in economic development is more, further show a strong ASEAN market consumption potential, many foreign investors have coveted the area of international development.
Fully capture the "zero" tariff opportunity to forge the ASEAN emerging markets
From 2002 to 2008, trade volume between China and ASEAN increased from about $ 60 billion to $ 231.12 billion, as the world's largest free trade zone - China - ASEAN Free Trade Area Agreement (CAFTA) on January 1, 2010 officially started, more than China and ASEAN countries 93% of the first to achieve a zero-tariff goods, and really started to enter the "era of zero-tariff" trade brought about obvious effect.According to Chinese customs statistics, the first six months of all goods between the Mainland and ASEAN were $ 136.49 billion trade volume, representing a 54.7% increase over the same period, with the global financial crisis over the first half of 2008 also increased 17.9%.China - ASEAN Free Trade Area of the start, marking the China-ASEAN economic ties between the history of rising to new levels, this development momentum, the ASEAN is definitely a unlimited business opportunities in emerging markets, can not be ignored.
Large population, increasing demand
Rapid development of the main six ASEAN countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Philippines and Vietnam) together with the Asia Pacific region Australia, New Zealand and India, three countries have a total population of 1.7 billion, nearly $ 4.2 trillion gross national product and an annual $ 2.3 trillion worth of total trade for the world's most populous FTA, the ASEAN region growing the overall economy after U.S.And European markets have developed to become the world's third largest free trade area.
(B) why the election in Singapore?
1.The world's second largest re-export center - ASEAN countries are important trading center between the
2.Location - located in the heart of the ASEAN region, the region's buyers coming purchases, close, very suitable for the exhibition held in the ASEAN market
3 convenient transportation - non-stop international flights in 50 countries and 154 cities, most of the ASEAN countries to Singapore flight distance of not more than 2 hours, Australia and New Zealand has only about five hours flying distance
4.'s Rapid economic development - the first out of the economic crisis, one of the few countries in 2010, annual GDP growth of 14.7%, the highest independence of Singapore to the highest increase in 45 years
5 free trade, political stability - a high degree of financial development and trade services, and has with the United States, Europe, Japan, India, China, UAE, Chile and other 20 countries sign a free trade agreement
(C) the strength of buyers gathered in the Asia-Pacific, the first to enjoy the results of emerging markets
Organizers will be dedicated to Singapore and other ASEAN member countries, as well as Australia, New Zealand, India and neighboring countries to promote buyers' Singapore - Asia Expo." Channels, including:
1 sent to its vast resources to build database of international buyers, importers, department stores, mail order companies, large chain distributors, supermarkets, resale shops, distributors, agents, import and export trading company, purchasing companies , regularly sending e-mails, faxes, invitations and promotional materials, to provide them with the latest information in this exhibition
2 in Singapore and other ASEAN local delivery in key areas of large outdoor advertising
3 related industries in the world of professional trade magazine advertisements
4 tables in the global calendar of exhibitions (including print and electronic media) in this exhibition shows the date, place and important information
5 In Singapore, the ASEAN region with local or other major newspapers, trade magazines published advertisements
6 to the related media press releases and special media coverage
7.Arrange to personally visit Singapore and ASEAN countries business departments across the government, trade associations, major importers, inviting them to visit the exhibition or as a support unit of item
8 Independent advocates around the world to a number of major international trade exhibition for promotional activities, including ad hoc stalls, and in the field and an invitation to overseas buyers to visit them for registration, to attract them to attend the exhibition
(D) Sands Expo Convention Center - the latest world-class international exhibition venues
Sands Expo Convention Center in Singapore is now Singapore's largest exhibition and meeting space, this new world-class galleries located in the heart of Singapore, near the city center and business district, traffic in both conveniently located in Singapore Changi Airport is only 20 minutes.The total exhibition area ofmore than 120,000 square feet, the venue and the Marina Bay Sands and connected to the hotel, and nearby shopping and various leisure and entertainment facilities, readily available, buyers and exhibitors at the show in the negotiations while also doing enjoy leisure and entertainment.