Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam, September 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/—— The 16th Ho Chi Minh City International Tourism Expo (ITE HCMC 2022) in 2022 came to a successful conclusion. The three-day expo attracted more than 22,000 visitors and 8,600 buyer-seller meetings, up 42 percent from expectations, linking more international and local tourism businesses and further fueling a tourism rebound in the Mekong subregion.
ITE HCMC showcased the strong participation of 305 international and local travel companies, 161 international buyers from 18 countries and regions, and 21 international media from renowned travel, lifestyle, travel and broadcasting platforms. More than 20 forums, business meetings, side events have been held, attracting 60 local and international tourism experts and 2,500 delegates.
Results reaffirmed post-pandemic recovery of inbound tourism through opening-up policies, product innovation and service quality Ho Chi Minh City and Vietnam. also underlines its importance Ho Chi Minh City Building bridges as a gateway to trade and tourism Vietnam and other countries in the Mekong subregion.
In just three days, the “Growing Together”-themed event strengthened the unity of local and international organisations for the future of sustainable tourism.
ITE HCMC 2022: Impressive growth
ITE HCMC is the most established and largest travel event in the world. Vietnam Create unparalleled networking opportunities for international and local travel companies to keep up with new trends and connect with new business partners.
In the context of post-epidemic economic recovery, ITE HCMC continues to climb to new heights, with more than 300 exhibitors from 6 countries and regions including national tourism associations, travel agencies, resorts and hotels actively participating.42 provincial and municipal departments of culture, sports and tourism, tourism departments, and tourism promotion centers VietnamITE HCMC also hosted nearly 21 international media organizations Canada, France, Germany, ItalySouth Korea, Russia, ThailandUnited States, etc.
According to official reports, ITE HCMC successfully held 8,600 B2B meetings between international buyers and sellers during the three-day event, attracting nearly 22,000 visitors from the tourism industry and the public. What’s more, this year’s event also received strong support from 161 international buyers from China’s major inbound markets. VietnamInclude Australia, U.K., France, Germany, India, Italy, JapanKorea, the United States, etc.
Mrs. Nguyen Thi Anh HoaDirector of Ho Chi Minh City Tourism OfficeHe also expressed his gratitude to the active participation of tourism companies from all over the world and at home and abroad. With such support, in Ho Chi Minh City Tourism will be incentivized to accelerate recovery and reaffirm its status as one of China’s leading tourist destinations Vietnam.
Key Events and Workshops
ITE HCMC 2022 successfully hosted around 20 side events and workshops over three days.It is worth mentioning that the high-level tourism forum “Solutions for International Tourism Recovery and Sustainable Development”More than 300 representatives from government leaders and the Vietnamese Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism attended, Ho Chi Minh City and other provincial people’s committees, relevant departments and experts Laos, Cambodia, Korea, representatives of leading organisations such as UFI – Global Exhibition Association, AFECA – Asian Federation of Exhibition and Convention Associations, European Chamber of Commerce, Vietnam Airlines, Nova Hospitality, Amadeus and many more. At the event, the speakers conducted an in-depth analysis of the tourism market and post-epidemic tourism trends, and made suggestions for the development of China’s tourism industry. Vietnam and region. Government leaders also highlighted the key strategic content of the tourism industry, including green development, digitalization, technology application, human resource training, etc., which are the main driving forces to promote sustainable tourism development and adapt to new trends in international tourism.
seminar Promote potential tourism market Vietnam (India and middle East) hosted by the Vietnam National Tourism Administration, welcoming 9 experts to attend India and middle East Markets discuss new inbound market expansions and solutions to increase visitor numbers.In addition, at the seminar Digital transformation of the travel industry and a series of activities Tourism Marketing Day Also some highlights.
Except for the unforgettable Vietnam nightWhile making a good impression on international tourists, it has also successfully held other excellent tourism promotion activities such as Cambodia night Hosted by the Kingdom Ministry of Tourism CambodiaTaiwan night Hosted by Taipei Economic and Cultural Office Ho Chi Minh City, korean night Hosted by Korea Tourism Organization Vietnam, Pekan Tourism Promotion Conference, Guangnan Tourism DayETC.
This year, ITE HCMC is proud to present the 2022 ITE HCMC Awards in recognition of 91 outstanding exhibitors and partners for their exemplary and ongoing support and contributions. At the same time, the event also contributes to the development of tourism as a leading economic sector by promoting a competitive movement, improving service quality and brand building.
Mrs. Nguyen Thi Anh HoaHo Chi Minh City Tourism Director shared “Thanks to the continuous efforts, determination and cooperation among tourism authorities, businesses and organizations, Vietnam Tourism has given up impressive growth. ITE HCMC 2022 has proven itself as the leading travel event Vietnam and the Mekong sub-region, as well as an ideal platform for all tourism authorities and businesses to attract international tourists Vietnam Strengthening cooperation between tourism companies in the Mekong Subregion and potential global markets.”
Consumer Day, held on the last day of ITE HCMC 2022, attracted more than 10,000 public visitors and provided them with exclusive special travel promotions on air tickets, accommodation and travel packages. Visitors also experienced a variety of performances and traditional displays on music and culinary culture from international booths and booths.
Within the framework of this year’s event, the Ministry of Tourism has also organized many before and after tours for VIPs, invited buyers and hosted media: Saigon River Cruise, Saigon Imprint, Saigon Underground, Ho Chi Minh City – They are in Ria-Vung Tau, Ho Chi Minh City – Gucci – Can Tho, Ho Chi Minh City – Benzo, Ho Chi Minh City – Qianjiang, Ho Chi Minh City – Qinghe tour, etc.
Hosted buyers and media are also invited to participate in local food and cultural experiences, such as the opening ceremony of the Nghinh Ong festival in Vietnam. Canjo. These have left a deep impression on international friends and further stimulated the tourism potential. Vietnam In the future.
ITE HCMC 2022 set a record with 111 domestic journalists from 75 news organizations and 321 online news items about the event.from August 15, 2022 to September 11, 2022 (28 days) 130 posts on social networks, including 30 articles on the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Office website, 31 results on Zalo OA, and 130 posts on the official fan page “ITE HCMC – Ho Chi Minh International Tourism Expo” 69 Content Cities”, “Vibrant Ho Chi Minh City”, “Dulịch Thành phố Hồ Chi Minh” attracted over 24,586 interactions, 103,000 impressions and 11 short videos, attracting 61,295 viewers. Currently, ITE HCMC fans The page has over 8,249 likes with 315 new likes and 464 new followers out of 10,258 followers.
at the World Travel Awards Asia and Oceania, Ho Chi Minh City beat seven other competitors to get “Asia’s Leading Business Tourism Destination in 2022″ by the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism OfficeAsia’s Leading Cities Tourism Board 2022″.
The event is recognized by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Vietnam and the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee; organized by the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Office and the Vietnam National Tourism Administration; implemented by the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Promotion Center, CIS Vietnam Hele Brothers.
This year’s ITE HCMC 2022 is honored to be accompanied by sponsors including:
Diamond Sponsor: Vietnam Airlines – Official airline, Saigon Tourism Group.
Gold Sponsor: GEM Center, Nova HotelRenaissance Saigon Riverside.
Other sponsors: ACV, Bamboo Airways, Vietjet Air, Vietravel, Dien Quan Media & Entertainment, Ladafoods and many more.
For more information, please contact:
ITE HCMC 2022 Organizing Committee
Facebook: ITE HCMC – Ho Chi Minh City International Tourism Expo
Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Office
Facebook: Vibrant Ho Chi Minh City, Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Office
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Source: Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Promotion Center