4 Oct 2017
Convention & Exhibition Business - Industry Highlight
More than 50 venues in various sizes are available in Hong Kong for exhibitions and conventions. Total available exhibition space now exceeds 150,000 sqm. In 2014, Hong Kong hosted more than 100 exhibitions, with more than 1.8 million overseas overnight MICE visitors. Three of the world's largest trade exhibitions and ten of Asia's largest trade exhibitions were hosted in Hong Kong in 2014. Hong Kong has received worldwide recognition as one of the best destinations for MICE and business travellers. In 2014, Hong Kong was named as the “Best Business City in the World” at the 2014 Business Traveller Asia-Pacific Travel Awards.
According to the annual survey announced by the Hong Kong Exhibition and Convention Industry Associaton (HKECIA) in August 2015, the total number of exhibiting companies in 2014 grew by 6.5% while that of visitors by 5.8% to almost 2 million in total. HKECIA Chairman Mr Javed Khan commented that the survey reaffirmed the leading position that Hong Kong has established in the industry.
Upcoming Exhibitions in Hong Kong
|30 Nov - 3 Dec 2017||Hong Kong International Jewelry Manufacturers' Show||Hong Kong Jewelry Manufacturers' Association|
|30 Nov - 2 Dec 2017||AgriPro Asia 2017||Vertical Expo Services Company Limited|
|1 - 3 Dec 2017||Hong Kong International Boat Show 2017|
Club Marina Cove Ltd.
|2 - 3 Dec 2017||Mainland Higher Education Expo 2017||Education Bureau, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region|
|6 - 8 Dec 2017||Hong Kong International Franchising Show 2017, Hong Kong||HKTDC|
|6 Dec 2017||Asian E-tailing Summit||HKTDC|
• China Association for Exhibition Centers (CAEC)
• China International Exhibition Center Group Corporation (CIEC)
• Hong Kong Exhibition & Convention Industry Association (HKECIA)
• Hong Kong Exhibition & Union of International Trade Fairs (UFI)
• International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE)
• Meetings & Exhibitions Hong Kong (MEHK)