Hong Kong

Data & Analysis

Weakening demand and high prices lower total import expectations for pork products to 340,000 MT and 350,000 MT in 2014 and 2015, respectively, from 399,000 MT in 2013.
15 US exhibitors reported over $1.66 million in onsite sales and $4.75 million in projected sales following a successful Asia Fruit Logistica 2014 trade show held in Hong Kong September 3-5.
19 U.S. exhibitors reported over $2.56 million in onsite sales and $8.5 million in projected sales following a successful Seafood Expo Asia 2014 trade show held in Hong Kong September 2-4.
The Hong Kong government (HKG) is going to launch a public consultation on a mandatory pre-market safety assessment scheme for genetically engineered (GE) food this year.