Product Industries- Highlight
17 July 2018
2018 Outlook Upbeat Despite the Ongoing Sino-US Trade Dispute: The Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair Survey
HKTDC conducted face-to-face interviews with 441 exhibitors and 503 buyers attending the Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair 2018. The survey results suggest that the industry is displaying increasing optimism despite heightening Sino-US trade tension. Although sales prospects are expected to moderate in some key emerging markets, promotional gifts will continue to present the biggest potential and figurines and decorations are set to shine online.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution visited the heartlands of the First earlier this year when the Factories of the Future Expo came to Manchester, the 18th century site of the world's initial steps towards automation and mass manufacturing.
At the recent Facon Education Fair, Kuala Lumpur's leading further education event, students struggled to decide whether to develop their digital skills in downtown Dubai or learn how to become a true career-long sewing sensation in Selangor.