Trade Promotion Organization in Asia (Member Organizations)

Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)

Margaret Fong
Executive Director
Established in 1966, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory organization with a mission to create business opportunities for Hong Kong companies. We are the international marketing arm for Hong Kong-based traders, manufacturers and service providers. With more than 40 global offices, including 13 on the Chinese mainland, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a platform for doing business with China and throughout Asia.

The HKTDC connects millions of international buyers and sellers through a variety of integrated services, namely its trade fairs, online marketplace and product magazines.
Main Activities
  • Promote external trade which includes merchandise and services
  • Assist local SMEs to nurture and expand their businesses
  • Organise over 30 international trade fairs in Hong Kong
  • Organise Hong Kong participation in overseas trade fairs
  • Organise business missions / seminars / conferences around the world
  • Provide market intelligence to companies via channels such as research reports, trade publications, trade portal and our SME Centre
  • Provide business matching to connect companies with potential partners

Information of Organization

Name Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)
Status Statutory Organization
Date of Foundation 1966
HQ Address 38/F, Office Tower, Convention Plaza, 1 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Tel : +852-1830-668
Upper Organization -
Office Domestic : 1
Abroad : 44   link HKTDC Global Network 

Basic Information

Country/Region Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
(sq km)
Population (millions) 7.2
Capital -
Language Cantonese, Mandarin and English
Religion -

Useful Link

Extensive trade fair database comprehensive information on exhibitions and outreach events held in Hong Kong and globally.
linkBusiness Matching 
HKTDC Business Matching is a customised matching service dedicated to help global customers search, identify and screen potential Hong Kong business partners. Our business matching team handles some 3,000 business matching enquiries each year.
Business matching appointments will be arranged to meet the prospective companies to facilitates the companies to kick start business negotiations immediately.