From 5 to 8 March 2015, the 31st Korea International Medical & Hospital Show in Seoul brought together domestic and overseas manufacturers and medical professionals.
More than 72,000 visitors convened last March to the COEX exhibition centre where KIMES is taking place every year. The 2015 edition saw 1145 companies showcasing their products over 38,350 square meters of exhibition space. Among exhibitors, the highest number unsurprisingly was from Korea, represented by 530 manufacturers, followed by China (137), the US (117), Germany (96) and Japan (67).
According to the post-show survey carried out by the organizers, a majority of exhibitors obtained positive results and fruitful contacts with qualified visitors at KIMES 2015. Most of them also reported that the medical market was continuing to grow in the Asia region. This is one of the main factors driving the expansion of Korea