HK Economy - Highlight
11 May 2017
Market liberalisation has contributed to the transformation of Vietnam’s distribution sector. The traditional import channel through wholesalers and importers is expanding as these companies are increasingly searching for competitive sources of quality products. The number of foreign players and more developed local retailers who have the ability to import directly from overseas is also rising.
Startup communities in Hong Kong are thriving. The startup ecosystem in Hong Kong is being supported by a number of government and private sector communities, including corporate incubators and accelerators, angels and venture capitalists, as well as co-working spaces. There are also civil-initiated communities that aim to improve the cohesion among start-up owners, with StartupsHK a prominent example.
A survey of buyers and exhibitors at the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and the Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show revealed a number of jewellery trends, such as the popular materials and diamond jewellery designs for 2017.