6 April 2012
Spring Lighting Fair Sets New Exhibitor Record
New Zones, Special Events Highlight Fair’s Fourth Edition
6 April 2012 – More than 950 exhibitors from around the world are taking part in the fourth edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Spring Edition), which opened today and continues through 9 April at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC).
Exhibitors origins include the Chinese mainland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Korea, the Netherlands, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, the United States and, for the first time, Vietnam.
New Product Zones
Fair highlights include three new dedicated product zones for easier sourcing: the Hall of Aurora, spotlighting quality brand products, the Hall of LED, and the World of Crystal Chandeliers.
Among the 93 exhibitors showcasing their high-end offerings at the Hall of Aurora are Citizen, ETi, EVERLIGHT, Fulham, Huayi, Matrix, Skyworth, Starlight and TCL. The Hall of LED will have 512 exhibitors featuring the latest developments in LED indoor and outdoor lighting, LED display panels, and LED parts, accessories and components.
Other fair areas are featuring commercial, decorative and green lighting, lighting accessories, parts and components, technical and outdoor lighting, trade services and publications.
Particularly noteworthy is the display area called “Light up your life”, located at Hall 1D concourse. This area showcases a series of lighting products within a living room setting.
LED Lighting Trends
A symposium this afternoon (6 April) gathers international experts to discuss the latest trends in LED lighting.
A seminar on new regulations and standards in lighting products, as well as buyer forums offering the latest intelligence on doing business in the Middle East and Russia, will also take place.
Last year, Hong Kong exported HK$9.8 billion worth of lighting products, up two per cent over 2010. Its top export markets by ranking were the US, the mainland, Japan, Germany and France.
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