Bangkok, Thailand, 31 August 2017 –Medical Devices ASEAN (MDA) 2018, the international exhibition and congress on medical devices, technologies, services and general healthcare, all set to feature more than 100 international companies exhibiting a full range of cutting-edge medical devices and services, including the latest surgery products; laboratory equipment; orthopedic devices; orthotics and disability aids; imaging and diagnostics; radiotherapy; and general equipment and supplies. MDA 2018 will take place at Hall 1, IMPACT Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand from 11 – 13 July 2018.
Thailand shows potential in preparing the country as a major Asian medical hub
Thailand offers opportunities for medical companies looking to enter the Asian markets. The market size of medical equipment in Thailand is anticipated to expand by 10% from 48 billion THB in 2016 to 58 billion THB in 2018.1 In 2015, imports of medical device increased 10.8% and exports of medical device increased 8.5%, reflecting the stable progress in Thailand’s healthcare sector.2 Thailand’s medical device market has grown due to several factors. The rising number of medical tourists and the improvement of the living standards in Thailand, coupled with the government’s efforts to develop Thailand into a top medical destination, have led to improvement in this field.