Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of Ho Chi Minh City (HAWA) was established as a Non-Governmental Organization and volunteer Association in 1991. HAWA recently has nearly 400 company members – operating in the following fields: Wood processing: furniture (indoor and outdoor) (51%) Handicraft: bamboo, rattan, water hyacinth, lacquer ware, fine art, pottery, porcelain (22%) Trade: timber, machinery, varnish, hardware (22%) Service provider (5%) HAWA annually organize 2 exhibitions / trade fairs: Vifa Home (for domestic market) and Vifa Expo (for international exporting market). 2017 will be the first year of Vietnam WoodMac exhibition – a wood machinery