Information Details



Circular No.: PAIR/152/11/BF

25 November 2019                                               

Lao PDR Roundtable 2019

Lao PDR will be coming down to Singapore for a seminar to provide insights on the prospective business opportunities in Lao PDR with a focus on the sectors of infrastructure, logistics and manufacturing.

Event Details

Date: Friday, 13 December 2019

Time: 10am - 12pm

Venue: SBF Seminar Room, Level 6

Fee: Complimentary

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Lao PDR Roundtable 2019
Opportunities in Infrastructure, Logistics and Manufacturing



Lao PDR's economy is one of the fastest-growing markets in the world, with an average annual growth of 7% within the last decade. Lao PDR has a population size of 7.1 million and a median age of 23.




There are currently 12 special economic zones in Lao PDR with attractive tax and import/export incentives. 352 companies have invested in these zones with a total registered capital of US$8 billion




Lao PDR is emerging as a key link in the regional value chain.  An increasing number of foreign firms are choosing to set up their production base in the country.



The Lao freight and logistics sector is worth around USD 500 million with a forecasted compound annual growth rate of 8.47% until 2024.