SE Asian Automotive Aftermarket International Trade Fair Networking Event – Preparing for AAITF Bangkok 2015
02/09/2015 – Inter-Media Consultant, organisers of the Thailand International Motor Expo and Tarsus Group, organisers of AAITF Bangkok 2015, and the Thai-European Business Association (TEBA) successfully hosted a SE Asian Automotive Aftermarket Networking Event on the 10th August 2015 in Bangkok. The purpose of the event was to bring together the leading industry manufacturers and distributors of automotive aftermarket products, all of which were members of Thai-European Business Association, to discuss the ASEAN Automotive Aftermarket and to present on AAITF Bangkok 2015 (Automotive Aftermarket Industry Trade Fair) to on 10th August 2015.The event was very well attended with more than double attendees than expected.
Mr. Uli Kaiser, President of Thai European Business Association started with the topic “ASEAN Automotive Roadmap 2020” which covered the most up to date automotive industry statistics, innovations in the industry, and future trends. Mr. Michael Hodge of Tarsus Group Ltd, the Project Manager of AAITF Bangkok, presented on the Tarsus Group Ltd company profile, past exhibitions, as well as the biggest, most successful and longest running AAITF event which annually takes place in Shenzhen, South China. The Shenzhen event, now going into its 12th year, sees over 3,500 exhibitors across 10 world class halls, more than 187,000 trade buyers and a combined spend of $32 billion. He also presented on the overview of the lucrative SE Asian Automotive Aftermarket market, including expected growth, and the 5 year plan for AAITF Bangkok. Mr.Chalatchai Paphatphong, Vice President of Inter-Media Consultant presented on the company profile, the various media channels available, and “Thailand International Motor Expo 2015” as the concurrent event of AAITF Bangkok 2015.
The inaugural automotive aftermarket AAITF Bangkok 2015 event will take place 9-11th December 2015 at the IMPACT Forum, Bangkok alongside the Thai International Motor Expo. For more information please visit the AAITF Bangkok 2015 website at www.aaitf.com/bangkok/