73,000+ buyers at HKTDC’s lighting fairs and Eco Expo Asia

Hong Kong, 27th October: The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) concluded its lighting fairs and Eco Expo Asia earlier this week, attracting more than 73,000 buyers from 154 countries and regions, which represents an increase of 6% compared to last year’s figure.

The 20th Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition) took place at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) from 27th to 30th October. More than 2,700 exhibitors from 37 countries and regions attended this year, with first time exhibitors from Lithuania, Macau and Portugal. Over 44,600 visitors joined the four-day show.

The third edition of the Hong Kong International Outdoor and Tech Light Expo was held at AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE) running from 26th to 29th October. Some 420 exhibitors showcased at the fair attracting more than 13,600 buyers.

Eco Expo Asia is jointly organised by the HKTDC and Messe Frankfurt (HK). Running from 25th to 28th October at AWE, the show featured about 340 exhibitors and more than 14,800 buyers.

Sources: HKTDC press release, Eco Expo Asia press release