WORLD TRADE CENTER
MANILA, PHILIPPINES PREMIER CONVENTION CENTER
JANUARY 12 & 13, 2019
THE FIRST OF ITS KIND INTERNATIONAL VAPE EXPO BEING HELD IN THE PHILIPPINES.
EXHIBITORS FROM ALL OVER THE GLOBE WILL BE ATTENDING.
With the Philippines government issuing a strict countrywide cigarette smoking ban in many public places, this expo serves as the perfect platform for the vape industry to capitalize on tobacco harm reduction. and to take part in the clean up efforts to boost tourism and the flow of inbound business that the philippine government is undertaking .
106 mil population
20 mil + smokers
4.2 mil vapors
64 mil english speakers, ranking it #5 in the world
2ND FASTEST GROWING ECONOMY OF EAST ASIA
Acclimated Market - pivot on western ways
FRIENDLY GOVERNMENT, SIMILAR TO UK
PECIA - ORGANIZATION TO WORK WITH GOVERNMENT ON REGULATIONS
Metro Manila data
metro Manila is the NCR (national capital region)
currently has 1000 + Vape Shops in business
over 1 Million Vapers in Manila alone
established vape product specific distributors
traditional trading companies entering
provincial data - territories outside of the ncr region
2500 Vape shops
over 3 million consumers outside of Metro Manila
development in progress within region, market expected to grown 10% annual