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Trade Mission to Thailand

May 01 - May 04, 2018

Bangkok, Thailand

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Explore the Growing Label and Packaging Markets in Thailand/South East Asia with APTech

In May 2018, APTech will once more serve as Co-Organizer of the SHIFT_018 Conference set to take place May 2-3, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. During this exciting two-day conference, expert speakers from around the world will share their knowledge and insights on these growing markets. Come and find out how you can grow your business!

APTech has engaged to sponsor a limited number of speaking opportunities as well as to organize a panel discussion that will feature on the program. Southeast Asia is one of the biggest growth regions in the world for Packaging, and Bangkok is a market well worth exploring, so secure your spot NOW! Here you will have many opportunities for networking and gain a closer, in-depth feel for the market.

Asia is predicted to represent over 40% of global demand for packaging, driven by growing urbanization, investment in housing and construction, development of retail chains and the burgeoning healthcare and cosmetics sectors.

Don't Miss Out! Optional Indonesia Package

Why not extend your South East Asia business trip and sign up for our personalized Indonesia post-conference package of customized meetings arranged by APTech with potential dealers/customers of your choice? Simply let APTech know who you would like to meet with and we will do the rest.

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Trade Mission Program Highlights:

  • FREE table tops for each participant
  • Participation with APTech at the Labels and Packaging Innovation Asia Conference
  • FREE registration to attend the LPIA event
  • Arranged meetings with prospective customers/distributors/agents
  • Plant visits
  • Transportation to site visits and meals included
  • Optional Program in Indonesia: Personalized to your interests

Tuesday, May 1


Bangkok, Thailand


APTech Networking Dinner
Venue: TBD

Wednesday, May 2

9:30 AM–5:30 PM

Attend LPIA event
Venue: Hotel Marriott Marquis – Queen’s Park

Thursday, May 3

9:30 AM–5:30 PM

Attend LPIA event
Venue: Hotel Marriott Marquis – Queen’s Park


Attend the Asian Packaging Excellence Awards Dinner hosted by LPIA
Venue: Hotel Marriott Marquis – Queen’s Park

Friday, May 4


TPN Flexpak, a part of the Thung Hua Sinn Group—a leader in flexible packaging for food and consumer products


Plant Visit (Site TBD)

Optional Program in Indonesia

Dates, Time: TBD

Prescheduled meetings based on your interest

Trade Mission Hotel and Conference Venue


Marriott Marquis Hotel, Queen’s Park,

199 Sukhumvit Soi 22
Klong Ton
Klong Toey Bangkok
10110 Thailand

Phone: +66-2-059 5555

Hotel Website

The official hotel for the 2018 Labels and Packaging Innovation Asia Conference in Bangkok will be the Marriott Marquis Hotel, Queen’s Park, a 5-star hotel in the EM District of Bangkok surrounded by the city’s most celebrated shopping, dining and nightlife attractions. Its rooms feature modern Thai-inspired design elements with panoramic views of the Bangkok city center and 5-star hotel amenities.

Room Rates:
Deluxe Room (Single) - THB 4800 /~USD$150
Deluxe Room (Double) - THB 5200 / ~USD$160

Note: The room rate includes buffet breakfast and 17% tax.

To book your room, please email:
Marco Gandasubrata,

Visa Information


U.S. citizens carrying a tourist passport and in possession of an onward or return airline ticket do not require a visa to enter Thailand. The passport must have at least six months validity remaining to be allowed entry. Upon entry, Thai immigration officials will place an immigration stamp in the passport permitting a 30-day stay in Thailand if arriving by air or land.

Visit: for more information.