Asian Presence at CommunicAsia2004 increases
CommunicAsia2004 will see an increase in the number of Asian companies showcasing
their latest products and services at the Singapore Expo from 15-18 June. This
year's CommunicAsia records the highest number of China exhibitors in its 15th
show and attracts increased participation from fast developing countries, with
rapidly growing IT markets such as China, Korea, India, Malaysia, and Thailand.
The number of China-based companies has more than doubled, there are 56 percent
more Malaysia-based companies compared to the last show in 2002, and floor space
occupied by Indian, Korean and Thai companies has also expanded.
Signifying a renewed optimism in the IT and communications industries, CommunicAsia2004organized
by Singapore Exhibition Services (SES)will feature global and regional
industry heavyweights like China Putian, Enersys Asia, LG Electronics, Fujitsu
Asia and Samsung. China-based companies exhibiting at CommunicAsia2004 include
Amoi Electronics, Sunwave Communication, HengTong Group, Shenzhen Guanri Telecom
and Suman VSAT Antenna.
"The increased participation from Asia underlines the importance of CommunicAsia2004
as a major industry platform for multinational corporations, and small- and
medium-sized enterprises, to showcase their products and services to a global
audience," said Ho Koon Leong, project director for communications events
Held alongside CommunicAsia2004 is EnterpriseIT2004, a tradeshow featuring IT
solutions for small- and medium-sized enterprises. Both shows will house over
1,400 international exhibitors from nearly 50 countries. CommunicAsia2004 and
EnterpriseIT2004 are two of the key components of the five-day Infocomm Media
Business Exchange (imbX) that will attract some 30,000 overseas visitors to
Singapore this June.