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Asia Markets Forum @ Virtual Event
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – Jan 29 @ 11:00 am

Join us for The Asia Markets Forum!

This is a trade training series for Atlantic Canadian exporters and will focus on the following priority Asian markets: Japan, South Korea, Singapore, Vietnam, and Southeast Asia (general).

The daily sessions will include presentations from respective Trade Commissioner Services, Tractus-Asia, time for Q&A and some virtual networking opportunities. Participants are welcome to register for one or all of the sessions. All sessions are free.

Date – Time – Market

Monday, January 25
9:00 am – 11:00 am AST

Tuesday, January 26
9:00 am – 11:00 am AST
South Korea

Wednesday, January 27
9:00 am – 11:00 am AST

Thursday, January 28
9:00 am – 11:00 am AST

Friday, January 29
9:00 am – 10:00 am AST
Southeast Asia (general)

Why Attend?

This forum is geared toward Atlantic Canadian export-ready multi-sector companies who are interested in learning more about developing business in the Asian market. This is also a unique opportunity to receive best-in-class guidance to smooth market entry into these powerhouse markets.

  • Gather baseline information about emerging trends in Asia, including relevant free trade agreements (CKFTA or CPTPP), that could potentially present new business opportunities for Atlantic Canadian companies;
  • Learn more about exporting to specific Asian countries, including market entry strategies;
  • Connect with market experts, learn current market research, business development intelligence and directly engage with these trade officials about your specific market development interests;
  • Attendee from anywhere – the event will be held on a virtual 3D platform that has the ability for real-time chat, virtual chat, scheduler, networking with attendees, and more.
  • Learn more about a potential upcoming virtual trade mission in 2021 and Asia Market Development Program beginning as soon as Spring 2021.

As a group, (Association of South East Asian Nations) ASEAN ranks as Canada’s 6th largest trading partner and presents growing opportunities for Canada’s trade diversification:

  • 5th largest economy in the world
  • A large market with over 660 million people
  • Fast growing & fast recovering region with projected 6.1% GDP growth in 2021
  • Growing middle class with US$300 billion disposable income
  • 310 million e-commerce consumers

More Info
For more information and to register for this event, please visit the event page: https://pheedloop.com/onbasiamarketsforum/site/home/