Saigontex 2017, was hosted at the venue Saigon Exhibition & Convention Centre (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City, (Saigon) Vietnam.

Vietnam Textile & Garment Industry Expo, (April 5 – 8, 2017), held concurrently with the Vietnam Textile & Garment Industry Expo, is the biggest and most important trade and information platform in Vietnam. The expos are being held regularly in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi since 1990s.

Garware Bestretch Limited (GBL) participated under the accessories category. This show was a good opportunity for GBL to understand & identify the potential opportunities available in the Vietnam market. Garware Bestretch has two operational distribution centers (for elastic rubber tapes) at Ho Chi Minh City & Hanoi, Vietnam and the show provided an opportunity to promote these distribution centers.

The total number of visitors to the show were 22,000 from over 20 countries / regions. Garware Bestretch personnel present at the booth interacted with a mix profile of visitors at the booth like merchandisers, purchase managers, company owners, etc. They understood requirements of the new prospects currently using rubber insert elastics and assured them of further support with new variant of elastic rubber strips to support their current & new product developments. Samples of elastic rubber strips were shared with other prospects who were not aware of these products for trial purposes. The show helped GBL in promoting its products range of elastic rubber tapes.