Wide and Quality Selection of Baby Products Offered to Meet Sourcing Needs
December 11, 2018
The 10th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong Baby Products Fair will stage at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 7-10 January 2019 . The fair is expected to welcome almost 600 global exhibitors to showcase a comprehensive range of products. The previous edition in 2018 attracted over 32,000 international buyers.
Optimistic business outlook in Asia
Fueled by booming market demands notably in the Asia Pacific, the global baby care products market was valued at approximately USD73.86 billion U.S. dollars in 2018 according to Statista. In the first 8 months of 2018, Hong Kong’s total exports of baby products have reached USD730 million, increased by 13.4% year-on-year, with the Chinese mainland, Macau, the US and the UK as the major export markets.
Themed zones categorising comprehensive array of products
Various themed zones are set up to address divergent buying needs. The Brand Name Gallery is an event highlight that features over 45 trusted brands including Goodbaby, Babyauto, Biba Toys and Tutti Bambini.
Among many others, CHILDHOME from Belgium shall bring in a trendy, user-friendly 2-in-1 high chair. Equipped with a 5-point safety harness and a removable safety bumper, it also provides 2 height options for daily convenience.
To cater for the needs of mothers-to-be, the Maternity Products zone is freshly launched this year, presenting a variety of pre and post-pregnancy essentials for mothers, ranging from hospital bags to breast pumps and more. The zone is expected to hold about 10 exhibitors.
World of Strollers & Gear II @ Convention Hall is returning this year after its successful debut in the 2018 fair to reveal award-winning strollers and baby car seats. Other themed zones celebrating successful returns after their first appearance in 2018 include the Singapore Pavilion and the Hong Kong Children, Babies, Maternity Industries Association (HKCBMIA) Pavilion, both set to bringing in more accredited baby products.
The popular Korea Pavilion covers over 35 exhibitors and incorporates renowned brands such as i-angel (baby carrier), Dwingular (playmat), DAIICHI (baby car seat) and Haenim (electrical appliances).
Other featured zones include the Baby Tech zone for buyers to source high-tech products, the Baby Bedding Items and Furniture zone, as well as the Feeding, Nursery and Healthcare Products zone etc.
Italian brand Cam Il Mondo Del Bambino Spa shall present a 3-in-1 baby stroller that is not simply modern and stylish, but also highly practical with functions including a reversible seat, a 4-position backrest adjustable with one hand, removable bumper bars, a 5-point harness and an extensible hood.
Attending from Australia, Austide International Trade Pty Limited does so with its organic calendula baby moisturiser. It is rich in plant extracts which helps moisturise skin without irritation, and is especially suitable for infants with eczema and babies with allergic skin.
Natural Made Company Limited from Hong Kong will showcase a biodegradable baby teething made of PLA processed from corn starch, and is good for the babies and the environment.
Promoting industry interaction
A series of seminars, buyer forums and Product Demo & Launch Pad sessions will occur during the fair to provide insights into the latest consumer and product trends.
The Hong Kong Toys and Baby Products Awards continue to highlight baby products and toys with outstanding design, innovation and excellent quality. Judging is based on innovativeness, functionality and safety, marketability, as well as environmental friendliness. Results will be announced during the fair with awarded entries on display.
Asia’s biggest toys event, the HKTDC Hong Kong Toys & Games Fair, Hong Kong International Stationery Fair and the HKTDC Hong Kong International Licensing Show will be held concurrently. The four fairs provide abundant sourcing opportunities and good potential for crossover business activities among the participants from various sectors.
Established in 1966, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body dedicated to creating opportunities for Hong Kong’s businesses. With more than 40 offices globally, including 13 on the Chinese mainland, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a platform for doing business with China, Asia and the world. With 50 years of experience, the HKTDC organises international exhibitions, conferences and business missions to provide companies, particularly SMEs, with business opportunities on the mainland and in international markets, while providing business insights and information via trade publications, research reports and digital channels including the media room.
Source: Press release of HKTDC