Optimistic led lighting industry outlook for the coming year
The three exhibitions attracted a total of nearly 69,000 buyers from 151 countries and regions to visit and purchase, an increase of 7% over the previous year. Buyers in India, Iran, Brazil, UAE, China, Spain, Russia, Taiwan, Italy and France all recorded double-digit increases.
Zhou Qiliang, vice president of the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, said that from the perspective of buyer entry and business matching figures, on-site survey results, and Hong Kong’s recent export performance, the outlook for the lighting industry is optimistic for the coming year. He said: "According to the on-site investigation, 93% of the respondents believe that smart cities and smart homes will drive the development of the lighting industry in the next two years. Home lighting systems that can communicate or remotely control with smart phones or tablets, and mainly power-saving Home, industrial, and commercial smart lighting systems that aim to be energy efficient will become very hot.”