HK Economy - Highlight
28 April 2017
A survey of buyers and exhibitors at the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and the Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show elicits positive sentiment for 2017 in general, with stronger confidence across all major markets. Trendy fashion jewellery is the market segment with the biggest potential this year.
Vietnam has a great demand for modern logistics services to support its processing industries as well as food and aquaculture businesses. Hong Kong’s logistics firms are well positioned in tapping the rising demand in Vietnam for integrated logistics services, especially those opportunities resulting from the expansion of Vietnam-China trade.
By arranging cargo transport, the freight forwarding industry has helped contribute to Hong Kong's success as one of the world’s most trade-oriented economies, with the city ranking globally as the 8th largest merchandise trading entity in 2015.