Your browser is no longer supported. For the best experience of this website, please upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Retail Jeweller teams-up with HKTDC for hosted Hong Kong buyer programme 2020

Retail Jeweller is delighted to announce that it will once again be teaming-up with the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) to lead a specially selected delegation of retail buyers and suppliers to the Hong Kong International Jewellery shows in early March 2020.

Next year will mark the fifth consecutive year that a delegation of buyers, hosted by the HKTDC and Retail Jeweller, will visit the Hong Kong Diamond Gem & Pearl Show and the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show.

Places are open to representatives from brands and suppliers, who may be interested in sourcing from the shows, as well as those who work for retailers.

Places fill up fast so applicants are encouraged to register their interest as soon as possible.

The Retail Jeweller delegation will be required to travel from London Heathrow on March 2, 2020 returning to the UK on March 7, 2020 and those who are selected to attend will be provided with one return economy class flights and four night’s accommodation in Hong Kong, enabling them to visit both shows.

There is also an option to purchase an additional night’s stay in Hong Kong and fly back a day later, if you feel you would benefit from more time at the shows.

The trip is open to those who did not visit the shows this year (2019) and participants must be willing to have their participation in the trip featured in an issue of Retail Jeweller.

Those who did visit the shows as part of the 2019 delegation are welcome to return to the show as part of the 2020 delegation but, they must show invoices totalling $60,000 USD to be eligible for full sponsorship (flights and hotel) or $40,000 USD to be eligible for partial sponsorship (hotel accommodation only).

Additionally, all applicants will be subject to a strict screening process by the HKTDC and their decision on eligibility is final.

Those interested in applying for the trip are asked to do so via email to with Hong Kong Buyer Incentive Programme as the subject line before Friday November 29.

Participation is limited to one representative from each retailer, although there is a possibility to add other people from your business at an additional cost.

Candidates will be subject to eligibility screening by the HKTDC and its decision on inclusion on the trip is final.

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions.

Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.

Comments that promote commercial services without adding substantively to the discussion will be removed.