Asia Sign Association believes Sign Asia Expo `08 will attract local and international investors to Thailand, adding value to the whole Thai signage industry
Released on: July 16, 2008, 8:33 pm
Press Release Author: Sutthipon / Get Friends
Press Release Summary: Asia Sign Association shows its potential to draw the attention of Thai and international entrepreneurs to Sign Asia Expo '08. This mega event will be a perfect platform for job creation, income generation and new marketing expansion for entrepreneurs. Besides inviting USA Sign Association to give useful knowledge and exchange business information with Thai proprietors, Sign Asia Expo '08 will also boost the expansion of the whole signage industry whereas industry money for out-of-home media, transit & transportation media and department store media during this year's first four months boosts by 5.5% to 2,037 million Baht over the same period last year.
Press Release Body: Mr. Vinai Silapasiliporn, Chairman of Asia Sign Association, discloses that Sign Asia Expo '08, that will be staged between September 25 and 28, 2008, will play a significant role in offering network opportunities among domestic and international entrepreneurs. In addition, the association has invited businesspersons from the USA to attend the event as well as to visit signage manufacturers' factories in Thailand under the project named "Study Mission". This project is aimed at offering a rich exchange of knowledge and technology for better business opportunities for USA investors, the association's members and Thai proprietors.
Sign Asia Expo '08 will help build cooperation in multilevel level in the region by means of enhancing similarities and reducing differences with the hope of creating the future of relationship and collaboration under the theme "Diversity & Conclusion", plus a mutual trading format based on friendship that both parties will receive worthiness and fair benefits. It also works as a cooperation meeting among its members with approximately 50-60 members expected to attend the meeting.
"Our previous Sign Asia Expo clearly shows that Thailand is not as big as China, Europe or America, but our full-scale details have proven that our Sign Asia Expo is a top-quality event that immensely benefits product exhibitors, participants, producers, those related, designers and product & service owners", says Mr.Vinai.
In addition to the network coordination between entrepreneurs and businessperson - both domestic and international, other interesting activities will be held, including technology seminar, media trend & knowledge seminar, activities between suppliers and consumers, activities held by professional organizations and proprietors, product presentations, developments of creative ideas for building real added value and business value. This year's highlight will be a special seminar on signage business by international lecturers with the hope that Thai entrepreneurs will know and understand the possibility of signage business in other counties and the future trends.
By participating in this event, entrepreneurs will enjoy new business opportunities that are the results of the event's business network that works as a contributing factor towards business growth, employment expansion, technology-knowledge enhancement and new learning that will improve the Thai signage industry and its work, hence increasing strong revenue growth and profit performance.
Mr. Vinai adds that the whole signage industry of Thailand in terms of quality of work is second to none. Not an artful producer of machines, raw materials or production equipments, but in the eyes of foreigners worldwide, Thailand is strong in producing converter tools and can use technology effectively whereas Thai people are extremely skillful in designing, building value-added products that are widely recognized by customers throughout the globe. Therefore, Thailand is a country capable of trading and developing communications that are not inferior to other countries, enabling to build trust, acceptance and honesty that particularly impress business partners the world over.
The whole value of Thailand's signage industry (including out-of-home media, transit & transportation media and department store media) in 2006 is approximately 5,948 million Baht, and 6,000 million Baht in 2007, increased by 1 %, whereas 2007 (Jan-Apr) generates a total of 1,929 million Baht and 2,037 million Baht in 2008 (Jan-Apr), increased by 5.5%. The value of Thailand's out-of-home media, when compared to other 12 countries in the Asia Pacific region, is 3 times less than that of Australia (totaling USD 346,350,000), 2.4 times less than that of Hong Kong (totaling USD 242,231,000) and 2.4 times less than that of India (totaling USD 247,563,000), but Thailand has higher value than New Zealand, Taiwan, Malaysia and Singapore.
Sign Asia Expo '08, simultaneously conducted with Media Asia Expo '08, will be staged from September 25-28, 2008, 08.00-20.00 hrs. at Hall 2-3, Impact, Muang Thong Thani. For further details regarding these two mega events, please visit www.signasiaexpo.com and www.mediaasiaexpo.com.