Press Release

Italian ceramic technology takes centre stage at Vietnam Ceramics

CS 06/2018

The first edition of Vietnam Ceramics will be held in Hanoi from 30 to 31 August 2018. A total of 14 Italian companies in the Acimac delegation will present their latest technological innovations to the markets of Southeast Asia.

Italian ceramic technology is preparing for the debut of Vietnam Ceramics, the exhibition of technologies for the production of ceramic tiles, sanitaryware, tableware, bricks and roof tiles to be held in the Melia Expo Hall in Hanoi from 30 to 31 August 2018.

The first edition of the Vietnamese trade fair follows the numerous exhibitions in the Acimac international promotional programme covering a number of strategic markets: India (India Ceramics), Brazil (Revestir), Russia (Batimat), USA (Coverings) and China (Ceramics China).

Organised by AES (Asian Exhibition Services) and VIBCA (Vietnam Building Ceramic Association), the aim of the event is to meet the demand for technologies from the entire area of Southeast Asia, particularly Vietnam which ranks amongst the world’s top tile producing countries with a 2017 output of 560 million sq.m.

Acimac will be taking part with a delegation of Italian companies hosted in a stand of more than 100 sq.m.  The excellence of Italian technology will be represented by: Breton, Cielle, Manfredini&Schianchi, Martinelli Ettore, Mectiles Italia, Poppi Clementino, Keran, Setec, Smac, SPS, System, Tecnodiamant, Tecnoferrari and Tecnema Breton Group.

Southeast Asia is the second largest export market for Italian ceramic technologies. The total value of Italian machinery exports to the region in 2017 amounted to 273.3 million euros, 14.7% up on 2016 and corresponding to 16.5% of total Italian exports.