Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, the Hong Kong Optical Fair is one of Asia’s top trade platforms in the eyewear industry, collecting more than 780 exhibitors to deliver the latest and greatest products to buyers from around the world
When: 8-10 Nov, 2017
Where: Hong Kong Convention And Exhibition Centre
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is all set to host the next edition of the optical fair that will give exhibitors from all over the globe a chance to display the latest in eyewear fashion and technology. Entering its 25th edition; the fair will uphold the momentum of growth and continue to present a comprehensive overview of the optical industry.
The strong-line-up will present stylish optical products, optometric instruments and machinery in a professional environment, providing a comprehensive overview of the latest trends and technological developments in the market. The seminar series hosted as part of the event showcases the latest information on market intelligence, technological developments and trend forecasts. The event will also include the annual Hong Kong Optometric Conference that brings in distinguished speakers to address topical themes.
Brand Name Gallery at HKTDC
Brand Name Gallery, hosted as part of the event,, will allow exhibitors to tell their story, introduce innovative ideas, and connect with buyers in a comfortable and highly professional environment. The 2016 edition featured more than 220 international brands and designer collections.
Eyewear parades which attract plenty of attention are staged in this zone regularly throughout the show period, with models wearing exhibitors’ latest designs.
“The Hong Kong fair is a good place for us to meet serious buyers and do business. This year we hope to find new distributors for the markets in Asia and Latin America. On the second day of the fair, we have identified an exclusive distributor from Argentina who already placed an initial order for 1,200 pieces, and this distributor may also cover other Latin American markets such as Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay. We are happy with the results”, said Alex Cabré, Co-founder and Co-owner, Eyewear From Barcelona SL., Spain.
“The Hong Kong Optical Fair is the best place for me to source new products because I can meet quality suppliers and find Asian styles which meet the tastes of Korean consumers. I’ll be back next year”, commented Hyun-mo Jung, Vice President, Optical Korea Co., Ltd, Korea.