Hong Kong, 20th April: The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) held its Hong Kong Houseware Fair and Hong Kong International Home Textile and Furnishings Fair from 20th to 23rd April 2018 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The two concurrent shows featured more than 2,600 exhibitors from 26 countries and regions, attracting close to 49,000 buyers from 112 countries and regions. The total number of buyers increased by 1.5% compared with last year.
The Houseware Fair, now in its 33rd edition, brought some 2,300 exhibitors from 25 countries and regions, including new exhibitors from Russia and Pakistan. More than 29,500 buyers visited the fair.
More than 300 exhibitors from nine countries and regions were showcased at the ninth Home Textile and Furnishing Fair, with first time exhibitors from Pakistan. The fair attracted more than 19,000 buyers.