AAITF Bangkok, Thai Motor Expo host SE Asia Aftermarket meetup

AAITF Bangkok, Thai Motor Expo host SE Asia Aftermarket meetup image

Text: / Photos: AAITF | posted September 05, 2015 02:00

Inter-Media Consultant, Tarsus Group hold successful AAITF networking event

Inter-Media Consultant, organizers of the Thailand International Motor Expo, and Tarsus Group, the organizers of Asian Automotive Aftermarket International Trade Fair (AAITF) Bangkok 2015, and the Thai-European Business Association (TEBA), successfully hosted a SE Asian Automotive Aftermarket Networking Event last August 2015 in Bangkok in preparation for this year's AAITF in Bangkok.

The event was to bring together the leading industry manufacturers and distributors of automotive aftermarket products, all of which are members of the Thai-European Business Association. Members of TEBA discuss on what to do and how to present their products at the upcoming 2015 AAITF which will take place from December 9 – 11, 2015 at the Impact Forum Exhibition Center in Bangkok.

The event was very well attended with more than double attendees than expected.

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.

On the other hand, Michael Hodge, Project Manager of the 2015 AAITF and member of the Tarsus Group Ltd, presented the company profile's along with their involvement in past exhibitions. In addition, Hodge also displayed their biggest, most successful and longest running AAITF event which annually takes place in Shenzhen, China.

The Shenzhen event will be on its 12th year and sees over 3,500 exhibitors across 10 world class halls. The event is also attended by more than 187,000 trade buyers and has a combined expenditure of $ 32 billion. He also presented the overview of the lucrative SE Asian Automotive Aftermarket market, including expected growth, and the 5 year plan for AAITF Bangkok.

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.

As a review, 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.