|Captivating Showcase for Brilliant Jewellery|
|Jewellery buyers from around the world will look to the HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show 2018, 1-5 Mar, for the finest finished jewellery. A presence in the 35th edition brings your jewellery to the eyes of the industry, whether you are offering the most elite pieces or presenting a fashionable collection. Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, the fair takes place at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).|
|The HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show 2018, will be held 27 Feb-3 Mar at AsiaWorld-Expo, added lustre. Around 4,480 exhibitors attended these two fairs in 2017, engaging with over 85,000 buyers from 144 countries and regions, and creating the world’s latest marketplace for the jewellery industry.|
Themed zones allow exhibitors to shine.
As well as making use of the free shuttle bus to visit the Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show, visitors can attend seminars and forums and view winning entries in the 19th Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition and the 17th Chuk Kam Jewellery Design Competition.
Adding to the excitement in the fairground are parades, promoting exhibitors’ jewellery in a beguiling way. The Networking Reception and various cocktail parties are a pleasant way to make new contacts.
|Hong Kong’s Strength in Jewellery
Hong Kong is a global trading hub for jewellery and a distribution centre for pearls. It also has its own strong jewellery manufacturing sector, showcased at the fair. Covering medium to high-end jewellery, the sector is known for both quality of manufacture and reliability of delivery. Hong Kong is skilled in gem-set and jade jewellery as well as gold items.
|Central to Everything
HKCEC is most conveniently located in downtown Wan Chai. For exhibitors this means proximity to business services, and entertainment, dining and shopping facilities. Public transport in the form of taxis, buses, MTR and ferries is readily available.
“With a strong presence in Europe, the Middle East and the US, MKS produces a wide variety of jewellery products from basic styles to high-end products. We own several brands including Mokoso for fashion jewellery, Peter Heim for wedding rings and Laudier for high-end necklaces. We have been participating in the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show for many years. As we are strong in product development, we are optimistic about our jewellery business this year. At this year’s jewellery show, we have met a lot of buyers from Europe, the Middle East, South Africa and the US. Up till now, we have received onsite orders from 8-10 buyers. It is a good show. We want to have a bigger booth next year.”
Farhan M. Baqri, Sales Manager, MKS Jewelry International Co., Ltd., Thailand
“With more than 60 years of experience in jewellery production, Hong Kong Universal Jewellery Ltd is a renowned manufacturer of high-end, hand-made jewellery for the worldwide market. We have joined the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show for many years. It provides the best channel for us to promote our business because it is a top choice for overseas jewellery buyers. Business atmosphere at this year’s show is better than last year. We have received more onsite orders this year, with a 10-per-cent growth in our sales compared with last year’s show.”
Leung Kin Bong, Director, Hong Kong Universal Jewellery Ltd., Hong Kong