Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Global recovery to benefit Hong Kong's trade sector, economists say

Asean became Hong Kong's second-largest trade partner last year, overtaking Europe. Photo: EPA

The global economic recovery led by the United States and Europe will benefit Hong Kong’s import and export industry this year, spurring an expansion in the trade-oriented economy’s gross domestic product, economists say.

Wednesday, 22 January, 2014, 10:49am

Letters to the Editor, June 17, 2013

Government Flying Service helicopter. Photo: Felix Wong

There is increasingly bitter divisiveness in Hong Kong's universal suffrage debate that was seldom seen before the new administration took power.

17 Jun 2013 - 6:14am

Hong Kong exports to double next year

As a transshipment hub for products produced across the border, Hong Kong is a major export city. Photo: AFP

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council says the city's export growth will double next year from this year.

8 May 2015 - 9:46am

Exports U-turn but better days ahead

Lights on for visitors at the lighting fair where most of them expect better growth. Photo: Felix Wong

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (TDC) has revised down its forecast for Hong Kong's export growth for the year from 1 per cent growth to a 1 per cent decline, said deputy executive director Benjamin Chau.

13 Nov 2012 - 3:53am

Just what the doctor ordered

With nearly 170 exhibitors from around the world, the HKTDC Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair showcases the latest in state-of-the-art medical products and services for the consumer and professional markets.

7 May 2012 - 12:00am

Dazzling designs on show

As the world's largest gift show, the HKTDC Hong Kong Gifts and Premium Fair is renowned as the ultimate showcase for the latest trends and hottest products, providing an unsurpassed platform for industry players from around the world.

27 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Buyers look for creative and practical concepts

Presenting an assortment of products that combine creativity with practicality, the HKTDC Hong Kong Gifts and Premium Fair is a not-to-be-missed event for buyers on the prowl.

27 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Fairs expand to meet demand

Asia's largest houseware fair and a home textile fair are showcasing their most exciting range of innovative products and services to date, and drawing enthusiastic buyers from across the globe.

20 Apr 2012 - 12:00am


Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Leading diverse executive teams in Asia - Challenges and solutions'. Hong Kong Club.

American Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Global real estate trends'. American Club.

American Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Internal and government anti-corruption investigations'. Bank of America Tower.

18 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Sporting chance for all players

With Asia a major producer of sports-related products, Sports Source Asia is the place to find the latest in garments, shoes, accessories and a range of sports and fitness equipment.

26 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Trade show wired for innovation

Showcasing the most exciting innovations and offering plenty of networking opportunities, the Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition), starting today, is one of the most respected trade shows regionally and globally.

13 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Lai See

Tsang's less than crystal clear waffle at annual trade dinner

17 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Timeless quality on display

Hong Kong has put itself in a unique position to promote the timepiece industry across the mainland, particularly after China granted all the city's products tariff-free status under the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement.

7 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Signs of the times

A pocket watch that can also be wrapped around your wrist and a wristwatch that uses a world map to help keep track of two time zones have earned top honours at the Hong Kong Watch and Clock Design Competition - and a place in the spotlight at next week's HKTDC Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair.

2 Sep 2011 - 12:00am


Wednesday, August 17: Hong Kong Securities Institute lunch: 'Is there any truly private bank in China?'.

Thursday, August 18: HKTDC evening: 'New business opportunities under China's 12th five-year programme'.

Monday, August 22: American Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'The Carter Centre: past, present and future'. The American Club, Central.

13 Aug 2011 - 12:00am