Arrow Opens Office in Vietnam

HONG KONG, Aug. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ — Arrow Asia Pac Ltd., a business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), announced that it has established a new office in Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam. The office serves customers from all market segments, offering a wide range of semiconductors, passive, electromechanical and connector products from over 200 leading international and local suppliers. Vietnam is regarded as the emerging electronic components market in the ASEAN region, where a growing number of manufacturers and customers are located.

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“Several years ago we made the decision to serve Vietnam from our various offices in the ASEAN region. Because of Vietnam’s accelerated growth in manufacturing, we have now decided to open an office in Ho Chi Minh City to better serve our rapidly expanding customer and supplier base there,” said Natarajan MM, vice president for Arrow ASEAN.

“Building on our strength as being a leading international distributor in the region, we will continue to explore the growing business opportunities in Vietnam and leverage our global network, world-class technical expertise, and extensive supply chain capabilities,” said FM Gan, managing director of Arrow Singapore and Vietnam operations.

Arrow Vietnam office is located at:

#717-1, Level 7, Me Linh Point Tower
2 Ngo Duc Ke Street, District 1
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel : (84 8) 823 7850
Fax : (84 8) 823 7840

About Arrow Asia Pac

A business unit of Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW), Arrow Asia Pac is one of Asia-Pacific’s leading electronic component distributors. In addition to its regional headquarters in Hong Kong, Arrow Asia Pac operates 53 sales offices, four primary distribution centers and 13 local warehousing facilities in 13 countries/territories across Asia.

Providing a full range of semiconductors, passive, electromechanical and connector products from over 200 leading international and local suppliers, Arrow Asia Pac serves more than 10,000 original equipment and contract manufacturers and commercial customers in the Asia-Pacific region. Visit http://www.arrowasia.com

Media Contact:

Ray Leung
Marketing Communications Director
Arrow Asia Pac Ltd.
Tel: +852-2484-2484
Email: marcom.asia@arrowasia.com

Grace Kung
Marketing Communications Manager
Tel: +852-2484-2682
Email: grace.kung@arrowasia.com