official visit of the state of styria in Viet nam

From 16 to 20 October 2022, ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA Vietnam hosted a large trade mission on the occasion of the official visit of a delegation from the State of Styria, headed by State Minister Barbara Eibinger-Miedl. The delegation visited Hanoi, Hai Phong and Ho Chi Minh City. Political meetings and a business forum in Ho Chi Minh City took place in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Austria and Viet Nam.
© Mario Lugger / WK Steiermark
© Mario Lugger / WK Steiermark

24 Austrian companies, official stakeholders from the State of Styria (Steiermark) as well as several media representatives joined the trade mission and visited Viet Nam's political and economic hotspots. The objective of the delegation was to foster business relations in the sectors of technology including urban technology, energy technology and technologies for industries in Viet Nam. 

Apart from political meetings with the Vice Minister of Ministry of Industry and Trade and the People's Commitees of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA Vietnam organized two business fora in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City as well as a number of company visits. A special highlight was a factory tour and supplier day at Viet Nam's first car manufacturer VinFast.

List of Austrian companies in the delegation

The event was co-organized by the ICS InternationalisierungsCenter Steiermark and co-funded by go-international, a joint initiative of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Labour and Economy and the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber.