SIAL ASEAN-MANILA 2015 KEY FIGURES

  • 300 exhibitors from 16 countries
  • 7 product zones namely meat, biscuit, cacao, coffee, organic products, seafood & wine
  • 15 product categories
  • Exhibition area of 7,000sqm
  • 186 domestic exhibitors from 7 regions
  • 81% of visitors are satisfied with the event

 

THE PHILIPPINES

Philippines, the strongest growth rate in South East Asia

  • A population of 100 million inhabitants (2013), 12th most populated country in the world
  • 65% of the population is under 30 years old
  • Continuous economic and commercial reform: WTO, ASEAN, free trade agreement between ASEAN and Asia-Pacific countries
  • Highest GDP growth rate in ASEAN: 6.6% per year*
  • Western way of life: Spanish and American influence
  • One of the highest English-literate workforces in the world