TPE Bangkok 2020
Compass Exhibition Co., Ltd.
Sep 09 - 11, 2020
IMPACT Exhibition Centre. Bangkok, Thailand
Toys: Plush soft, wooden, doll, electronic electric, plastic, educational puzzle, children riding, holiday supplies, plastic inflatable, etc. Outdoor amusement equipment and supplies: Large-scale amusement equipment, slide series, swing series, climbing series, indoor and outdoor naughty castle series, playhouse Bouncing series, seesaw series, rocking horse and swing machine series, ball pool series, fitness equipment series, leisure chair series, rubber mats, etc. Preschool supplies: Teaching aids and materials, children's books, electronic whiteboards, enlightening software, early childhood education products, preschool musical instruments, etc. Kindergarten facilities: Kindergarten furniture, carpet, amusement equipment, kindergarten safety facilities, kindergarten decoration design, etc. Model machinery: Vehicle and ship models, aircraft models, architectural models, military models, trains railways, animal models, simulation models, die casting and metal toys, etc. Others: Testing institutions, accessories, raw materials, etc.
The children market in Southeast Asia is considerable. According to statistics, there are more than 175 million children under the age of 14 in Southeast Asia (Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, and Vietnam), accounting for 27% of the total population. Thailand’s demographics hint at a widening market for the toys & games industry. The natural birth rate in 2018 was about 666, 109 – representing a population growth rate of about 0.29%. According to Euromonitor, the value of Thailand’s toys & games industry was estimated to be worth US$376 million in terms of sales volume in 2015. The same report forecasts sales to increase to US$541 million by 2020, or by an average of 9% a year. Thailand, located in the center of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia, borders Myanmar in the East and the Andaman Sea in the North. With Laos to its northeast, Cambodia to its southeast, it’s adjacent to Malaysia on the narrow peninsula in the south. The total trade volume of the ASEAN Economic Community surpasses 1.4 trillion US dollars. The advantage of ASEAN being the trade center is not only that it’s a major exporter, but also it provides a huge network of manufacture equipment for product services. Those countries, such as Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bangkok, etc., have a crucial strategic position. ASEAN is known as the “missing BRICS”. Located in the center of ASEAN, Bangkok provides an ideal platform and market for multinational companies. According to the statistics, about 38% of exhibitors are from USA，UK, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Russia, Turkey, Australia, Dubai, Korea, Japan, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Cambodia, China mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan. ASEAN (Bangkok) Toys and Preschool Industry conference was co-located with TPE Bangkok. The speakers included: Ms. Uraiwan Bunnag, President, Thai Toy and Children Product Association, Mr. Amornchai Naksupamit, Former President, Thai Toy and Children Product Association, Mr. Ajay Aggarwal, President, The Toys Association of India, Mr. Tae Bong Cho, President, Korea Culture Contents Licensing Association, Mr. Johan Tandanu, Secretary General, Indonesian Toy Traders and Manufacturers Association, Ms. Eileen Lin, GM, Thai-China Import & Export Trading, Ms. Shannon Moore, Creative Director, Guide craft. During the conference, they share the regional industry market and related import & Export policy, which is good for traders to know the different markets and foreign policy. Media, from Local TV station: Channel 3, Channel 5, Nation TV, Bright TV, NBT World, TNN24, news paper: Daily News, Poo Jadkarn Daily, Siam Turakij, Thansettakij, Siam Rath, Siam Turakij, Naew Na, Thai Post, Bangkok Today, Kom Chad Luek, on-line media: The Positioning, Marketeer, Mthai, Nation, have a full report about the show. As the first and only industry trade show for toys and preschool in Thailand, TPE Bangkok is a good platform for preschool toy manufacturer entering the Southeast Asia. This expo will cover the entire ASEAN and Southeast Asia region and provide the most effective trade channels for exhibitor’s products to enter the local market. The coming show will be moved to bigger exhibition halls and reached 13, 500 sqm.