| With more than 32,000 visitors to the online exhibition (22nd of June to 17th of July)
| 506 meetings with 113 Korean companies and 163 South Asia Buyers from various fields including health&medical goods, contents, work-from-home kit, beauty, living goods
Korea Trade Investment Promotion Agency (KOTRA) has successfully finished its online virtual exhibition, ‘Online Korea Expo 2020, SouthAsia’. The virtual exhibition has been opened since 22nd of June, while the intensive 1:1 online meetings have been conducted from 6th to 17th of July. 113 Korean companies and 163 buyers within SouthAsia in total have participated in the exhibition, conducting more than 500 online meetings.
KOTRA has prepared essential products for sanitation and quarantine as one of the main categories, including UV sterilizer, dental scanner, X-ray and more. Upon the current lockdown situation all over SouthAsia, various and efficient home-working products have been introduced in order to help the business prepare for the post-COVID19 situation.
Korean beauty products, which have already proven its quality with the market, were drawing items as well. Virtual meeting venue and professional translators were provided for each buyer, and upon the meeting result, buyers could receive a sample in KOTRA’s support.
For the online exhibition, KOTRA had opened an exclusive website (www.onlinekorea.org) in order to promote the event and handle the inquiries thoroughly, which allured extensive 25,000 visitors from SouthAsia region. Real-time chatting system was available to handle the buyers’ inquires by connecting them to the related trade centers. As part of the promotion, KOTRA has also opened a Youtube and Facebook account to provide an easy access of interested participants.
Participants could easily access to the provided meeting venue with the virtual guide of our staffs and professional translators.
Although the exhibition ends by this week, the website will remain and work as the platform for buyers in SouthAsia, offering online business opportunities and diverse information about Korea-SouthAsia business relationship. Real-time chatting system will still be available so that whoever interested can contact with any type of related question. Once the buyers submit their information by signing in, related branch of KOTRA will be in touch as to thorough assistance.