Why Exhibit

An Exceptional Asian Lifestyle Products Show In Thailand

Asia Lifestyle Expo is posed to be an exceptional showcase of Asia’s best in Thailand. The new show offers a new choice for buyers in Thailand and across ASEAN to source Asian-made lifestyle products which offer innovative designs, excellent quality and competitive prices.

Reaching Keen-to-buy Buyers In the Fast-growing ASEAN Market

ASEAN’s huge population and uprising middle class are becoming a strong buying force to create a booming market demand for various kinds of lifestyle products. Asia Lifestyle Expo is set to be an ideal platform for regional and internationally-based suppliers to tap into the fast-growing Southeast Asian and ASEAN markets where they will meet the keen-to-buy buyers.

The Show organiser has conducted a study of Southeast Asian cities to determine the best choice of place for launching the new show. As seen from the comparison table on the right, THAILAND, with edges in multiple aspects, stands out as the most ideal place to hold the new show.

ASEAN Opportunities for Global Brands

  • ASEAN is the world’s sixth largest economy and third largest in Asia with a combined GDP reaching USD2.6 trillion in 2016 and is set to double up to USD4.7 trillion in 2020. ASEAN is forecast to become the world’s fourth-largest economy by 2030.
  • Home to 640 million population, ASEAN emerges as the world's third-largest consumer market, behind only China and India. Its middle-class population is projected to increase dramatically from 190 million in 2012 to 400 million in 2020.
  • ASEAN’s total merchandise trade in 2016 stood at USD2.2 trillion with intra-ASEAN comprising the largest share at almost 24%. ASEAN merchandise exports and imports grew at 7.2% and 6.6% respectively in 2016.
  • ASEAN is the key import market for China and many parts of the world. China has been ASEAN’s top trading partner, with total trade in goods amounting to USD368 billion in 2016.