Visit Taiwan Expo 2020 in Malaysia virtually from 25th- 27th Nov!

A yearly affair, the Taiwan Expo 2020 is an exhibition that many Malaysian businesses look forward to as it may create golden business opportunities for both countries. This year the Taiwan Expo is hosted online from 25th – 27th November 2020 using the latest 360-degree 3D virtual reality to recreate the exhibition hall. Be prepared to immerse yourself in this online experience!

A popular trade exhibition to foster ties among Malaysia & Taiwan, the opening ceremony was officiated by Mr. James C.F. Huang, Chairman of Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)  together with other VIPs including Ms. Sharon Ho Swee Peng, President of Malaysia Friendship and Trade Centre, Taipei、Ms. Anne Hung, Representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Malaysia, Mr. Khairul Annuar Abdul Halim, Director of China & Northeast Asia Section, Exports Promotion & Market Access Division, MATRADE and Datuk Michael Kang Hua Keong, National President of SME Association of Malaysia.

In his greeting speech, Mr. James Huang mentioned that Taiwan and Malaysia have always had a close relationship. Although the global pandemic has made physical exchange difficult, with the help of technology and digitalization, the friendship and cooperation between the two countries will continues to thrive. The Taiwan Expo in Malaysia 2.0. is the best example.

Ms. Anne Hung, Representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Malaysia
Ms. Anne Huang  further emphasized that Taiwan and Malaysia’s economy and trade compliments each other well. In 2019, Malaysia is Taiwan’s 7th largest partner reaching bilateral trade of nearly US$20 billion. With the Taiwan Expo, surely it will create greater economic and trade benefits for Taiwan-Malaysia.

On the local front, Mr. Khairul Annuar stated that, MATRADE and TAITRA have recently extended their Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) by another 2 years with the objective of further enhancing bilateral trade cooperation and trade promotion in the following areas: Halal Goods, F&B, ICT and e-Commerce. The “Halal Taiwan” is one of the 7 pillars in this year expo and indicates Taiwan’s interest in enhancing the Halal Awareness in Taiwan.

Mr James Huang shared an overview of Taiwan Expo 200 which gives visitors a 360-degree viewing experience. There are 13 themed pavilions across 7 major categories as below:
  1. Taiwan Food
  2. Taiwan Lifestyles
  3. Health Care & Beauty
  4. Gadgets & Green Tch
  5. Industry 4.0
  6. Taiwan Tourism
  7. Halal Taiwan
With the one-click Chat Now function, you can make video call to chat with the exhibitors and explore the business opportunities together.  Its as simple as that!
The opening ceremony ends with a group photo among the guests from Taiwan and Malaysia with the butterfly hand gesture to symbolise Taiwan. Followed by VIP’s doing a virtual handshake to signal the building of strong ties and cooperation between Malaysia and Taiwan,


There are plenty of activities conducted online during the 3-day expo inclusive of seminars, VR exhibition and exclusive one-on-one e-business matching sessions with 200 Taiwanese exhibitors. Check out the full schedule below:

 Taiwan Expo 2020 Online Scheduled Activities 

7 Major Pillars13 Themed PavilionsOnline Activities
1.   Taiwan Food

2.   Taiwan Lifestyles

3.   Health Care & Beauty

4.   Gadgets & Green Tech

5.   Industry 4.0

6.   Taiwan Tourism

7.  Halal Taiwan

1.   Taiwan Excellence Pavilion

2.   Taiwan Halal Centre

3.   Taiwan Healthcare Pavilion

4.   Taiwan In Design Pavilion

5.   Meet Taiwan

6.   Taiwan Product Center

7.   Taiwan Global Anti-covid-19 pavilion

8.   Taiwan Export Processing Zones Pavilion

9.   Chiayi City Pavilion

10. Kaohsiung City Pavilion

11. Taiwan Orchid Growers Association

12.  Chang Hua Hardware

13.  Southern Taiwan Science Park Pavilion


Nov 25

10:30-11:30 / Opening Ceremony

13:00-14:00 / Taiwan Halal Product Launch

15:00-16:00 / Taiwan Green Products Launch Renewable Energy & Environmental Friendly Products


Nov 26

10:00-12:00 / 29th Taiwan Excellence Awards Ceremony

14:00-15:00 / Taiwan and Malaysia Joining Hands in Bringing Greater Health to Life


Nov 27

10:00-11:00 / Taiwan Excellence Smart Medical Express – Changing Lives Through the Best Practice

14:00-15:00 / Taiwan Excellence Smart Medical Express – Aging Wisely with Trusty Healthcare

This is surely an opportunity not to be missed! Remember Taiwan Expo 2020 in Malaysia will run online for 3-days from the 25th to 27th of November. Head to the official website  now!

For more information, please contact the Taiwan Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur at +60 (3) 2031-2388 or email to [email protected]

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