Cutting-edge medical equipment on display at HCM City Expo

The 13th International Exhibition on Products and Supplies for Medical, Pharmaceutical, Hospital and Rehabilitation (Pharmed and Healthcare Viet Nam 2018) kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on September 19, showcasing cutting-edge and hi-tech medical products and equipment.

Delegates cut the ribbon to open the expo (Photo:
Delegates cut the ribbon to open the expo (Photo:

Covering a total display area of 10,000sq.m, Pharmed and Healthcare Vietnam includes 600 booths featuring a wide range of pharmaceutical products, drug manufacturing and packaging machinery, diagnostic equipment, healthcare and rehabilitation equipment, surgical instruments, beauty care equipment and products, among others.

The expo attracts leading Vietnamese brands such as Armepharco, Hau Giang Pharmaceutical JSC, Pymepharco, Savipharm, Tien Tuan, Vikomed, Vietmed, Tan Mai Thanh, Tai Phat, Ultrasun, Bimed and PPL.

More than 100 foreign exhibitors from 25 countries and territories such as Belgium, Germany, France, Canada, the Republic of Korea, the Czech Republic, China, Singapore and Malaysia are also participating in the show.

The exhibition also features a series of conferences and seminars chaired by national and international technology experts.

After 12 previous editions, the exhibition has become a trusted venue for producers and distributors of medical products and equipment, while offering a good chance for domestic firms to meet foreign partners and helping foreign exhibitors seek distributors and business partners.

This year’s event, which will last until September 22 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre, is expected to welcome 15,000 visitors, of which over 8,000 are to be trade visitors.