The 23rd HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer opened on July 4 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) featuring more than 1,200 exhibitors from 18 countries and regions. The fair organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), showcases latest fashion, international brands, garments, fabrics and accessories.
Under the theme “Garden Breeze”, Fashion Week features over 20 events including fashion parades, designers’ collection shows, house shows, trend forecasting seminars, forums and networking events. Together, they provide a full spectrum of business insights and spotlight the hottest designer collections. This year’s fair welcomes newcomers from Bangladesh, Italy, the Netherlands, and the Philippines. Six group pavilions have been set up to represent key fashion markets such as the Chinese mainland, India, Japan, Macau and Thailand.
Interestingly, in order to create business opportunities for exhibitors, a total of 91 overseas buying missions organised to bring over 5,100 buyers from 45 countries and regions to the fair. These include representatives from renowned fashion labels, mega chain stores and major distributors, including Forward from Russia, HARDTOFIND from Australia, H&M from the Chinese mainland, Jaspal from Thailand, MODAS GAEBEL from Spain, TRICYCLE from South Korea, V-Mart Retail from India and World Co from Japan. The fair will come to a close on July 7.