The Sabah International Expo (SIE) is Sabah’s Premier Trade Fair and a Sabah State Government sanctioned biennially event held in the beautiful City of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.
SIE2023 will be the tenth SIE since inception. It is jointly organised by the State Government of Sabah, the Federation of Sabah Industries (FSI) and the Malaysian International Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MICCI) Sabah Branch. SIE has become one of the largest and most successful trade events in the Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines – East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA).
The main objective of SIE is to provide a platform for exhibitors from near and far to meet; to establish business contacts; to showcase latest products and services from the BIMP-EAGA specifically and ASEAN broadly.
SIE2023 aims to attract commercial and economic interest to Sabah. Sabah’s abundant natural resources and proximity to the region’s economic powerhouse (China, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Australia); and the strength of 60-million customer market in the BIMP-EAGA are excellent and ideal trading hub in the South East Asia.
To highlight investment opportunities in Sabah’s tourism, agriculture, green technology, oil & gas, real estate, food & beverages and manufacturing sectors. Providing trade and business matching opportunities for SME’s regional and international level.
MAJOR FOCUS AREA:
Buyers and procurement officers/ Manufacturers and producers/ Merchants and traders/ Business owners, CEO, COO/ Goverment and policy makers/ Bankers and investors/ Professionals/ Academicians and researchers/ General Public
More than 300 exhibitors from 51 countries participated since year 2000 to 2016.
ALGERIA – AUSTRIALIA – BRUNEI DARUSSALAM – CANADA – ECUADOR – EGYPT – JAPAN – INDONESIA – GERMANY – GHANA – KENYA – KOREA – LESOTHO – LIBRYA – MALAYSIA – MYANMAR – NAMIBIA – NIGERIA – PERU – PHILIPPINES – POLAND – SENEGAL – SINGAPORE – SLOVAKIA – SOUTH AFRICA – SUDAN – SWAZILAND – TAIWAN – TANZANIA – THAILAND – UNITED KINGDOM – OFAMERICA – URUGUAY – VIETNAME – ZAMBIA –
The Sabah International Business Luncheon Talk (SIBLT) is a pre-expo program organised in conjunction with the SIE. The SIBLT’s objectives are to enable SIE participants and other individual or business entities to engage on the recent development business opportunity both in Sabah and in the neighboring region and providing unparalleled networking opportunities.
The SIBLT2023 is scheduled to be held on 21 September 2023, targeting to welcome 500 delegates at the luncheon talk venue.
SIBLT2023’s format would feature one (1) key speaker presenting views on a topic concerning regional development and key economic issues in the region over a luncheon and to be followed by a Q&A Session. A prominent moderator will be invited to facilitate the Q&A Session.
As for the Sabah International Business Luncheon Talk (SIBLT), targeted delegates include cabinet Ministers, ambassadors and high commissioners, captains of industries, diplomatic corps, policy makers, investors and entrepreneurs.