10,000+ buyers at HKTDC’s medical fair

Hong Kong, 18th May: Last week the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) concluded its Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Suppliers Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC), attracting more than 10,700 buyers from 62 countries – representing a 7% increase over last year.

Co-organised by the Hong Kong Medical and Healthcare Device Industries Association (HKMHDIA), the three-day show ran from 16th to 18th May, featuring a total of 270 exhibitors from 14 countries and regions. More than 15 thematic zones, presenting medical and healthcare devices and services, were featured at the show. Highlighting the growing awareness of the importance of personal health, the show introduced the “World of Healthcare” zone for healthcare products and services.

HKTDC Deputy Executive Director Benjamin Chau, commented, “The Medical Fair showcased a wide selection of medical devices and supplies, attracting industry players from around the world. This year, buyer attendance from mature markets… together with emerging markets… recorded satisfactory growth, indicating there is flourishing demand for medical products and services across many markets.”

Source: HKTDC press release