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FIEO participates at China Sourcing Fair in Hong Kong
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Oct '08
A delegation of 12 companies under the aegis of Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) has left to Hong Kong for participation in Gift & Home Products – China Sourcing Fair during October 20-23, 2008.

The fair is organized every year in Hong Kong. The fair has become a must attend event of its industry in Hong Kong, The April 2007 edition attracted 31,808 buyers from 137 countries and territories. Some of the regular buyers at the fair are Carrefour; Kingfisher; Tesco; Three Sixty Sourcing; Auchan; Coles Myer; Li & Fung etc. The show is held at buyer friendly Asia World-Expo – which is just one minute from the Hong Kong International Airport.

FIEO is constructing an “India Pavilion” in the fair to give the exclusive look to Indian companies. The Indian participation includes Art Resources; DMW Export Pvt. Ltd.; Jute Manufactures Development Council; M A Design Inc.; Mandakani Fashions; Meta Industries; Modern Craft International; Paras Impo-Expo Pvt. Ltd.; Seet Kamal International and Sunder Exports Pvt. Ltd. The companies are dealing in Glass Venetian Mirrors; Stainless Steel Cutlery; Handicrafts of Aluminium & Brass; Handloom Products; Kitchenware, Table Accessories, Jute Products, Hand made Paper Products etc.

Commerce Secretary, Shri G. K. Pillai has praised FIEO's initiative of participating in Hong Kong which is world's largest re-export centre and home to buying offices of the largest retailers and importers of the world. He said that Indian handicrafts and gift products are known for their designs and quality and participation in the above fair will open new vistas for Indian exporters.

FIEO President Shri G K Gupta said that India's major export to Hong Kong is precious and semi-precious stones. India also exports raw hides and skins, cotton, iron& steel, electrical machinery and equipments to Hong Kong in a big way. However, there is tremendous possibility to increase bi-lateral trade exponentially.

Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO)

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