Sarawak Timber & SMEs Expo 2019
The Fourth biennial SARAWAK TIMBER & SME’s EXPO will be held from 27 – 30, June 2019 at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK). It is jointly organized by the Sarawak Timber Industry Development Corporation (STIDC) and the Ministry of Industrial and Entrepreneur Development (MIED).
The Expo provides an excellent platform for manufacturers and suppliers of timber and non-timber products and SMEs entrepreneurs to showcase and promote their products and new innovations. It functions as a “One-Stop Centre” where entrepreneurs and industry players can interact and tap the vast opportunities available for timber and non-timber as well as SME based product produced in Sarawak.
The Bamboo Gallery will feature the effective utilization of the various species. The House of Acacia will showcase products which exemplify the diversified uses of acacia as an alternative resource for sustainable timber industry.
For consumers, various local products are available for sale. They include handicrafts, renowned Sarawak multi-layer cakes(kueh lapis), food and beverages, health and beauty products, textiles and garments, and a host of other products produced by the local entrepreneurs. This year’s Expo will feature over 400 booths and 200 exhibitors occupying a space of 12,000 sqm. More than 10,000 visitors (local and international) are expected to visit the Expo.