This important signing ceremony of the World Watch and Jewellery Fair was held in Hong Kong today: Lin Tianfu, the president of HKTDC, and René Kamm Kang, the chief executive officer of MCH Group, jointly signed a five-year cooperation agreement. The agreement, in the next five years (from 2013 to 2017), the Hong Kong exhibition group will continue to participate in BASELWORLD, and the two parties can choose whether to continue the cooperation for another five to 2022.
Largest and most important regional pavilion
Renhe Kamm, CEO of MCH Group, is confident that HKTDC TDC and BASELWORLD have signed a cooperation agreement with Baselworld.
He said: ‘Since 1986, the Hong Kong watch and jewellery industry has been a trusted partner of BASELWORLD. Hong Kong exhibitors have brought high-quality and innovative products, which have injected important new elements into the fair and the international watch and jewellery industry. I am very Glad to be able to establish a long-term cooperative relationship with the HKTDC. ‘According to the agreement, more than 200 Hong Kong exhibitors will participate in BASELWORLD in 2013.
The Hong Kong Trade Development Council President Lin Tianfu believes that Hong Kong exhibitors have achieved satisfactory results in this international watch and jewelry exhibition. This agreement has taken Hong Kong exhibitors to another new milestone. He said: ‘BASELORLD is a Hong Kong company and manufacturer Provide a high-quality and effective negotiation and trading platform, so that they can have the opportunity to contact professional buyers and agents from all over the world to explore more business opportunities. And we will continue to set up the largest regional pavilion in BASELWORLD. ‘
2013 BASELWORLD will focus on the exhibition square
In 2013, the ‘Hong Kong Pavilion’ will be newly set up in Hall 4, which will be located in the Exhibition Square. The new exhibition center in Basel will be completed in 2013. The new construction complex project designed by Herzog & de Meuron for the MCH Group will cost 430 million Ten thousand Swiss francs, the new pavilion is spacious and comfortable, which will bring more convenience to visitors.
MCH Group hosts Art Basel in Hong Kong
As the organizer of BASELWORLD, MCH Group will host the Art Basel Art Basel in Hong Kong, further strengthening its ties with Hong Kong, and taking a big step for the Group’s development in Asia. Art Basel is one of the most important contemporary and contemporary art exhibitions in the world.
The inaugural Art Basel Hong Kong Art Basel Hong Kong will showcase 20th and 21st century art, bringing together the works of more than 2,000 artists from top galleries from Asia, Europe, and the United States. The exhibition will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) from May 23 to 26, 2013.
BASELWORLD 2013 – World Watch & Jewellery Fair
Exhibition Date: April 25th (Thursday)-May 2nd (Thursday)
Venue: Messe Basel, Switzerland
Opening hours: 9-18pm daily / last day (May 2): 9-16pm
Organizer: MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel) Ltd.