Demand for frozen food has been rising rapidly among city dwellers in the YRD, while food and aquaculture businesses are hoping to expand their overseas markets by making use of cold chain services. But China is in need of advanced solutions to improve its cold chain logistics operations. All these bode well for Hong Kong companies which are competent in cold chain logistics management and application of latest technology.
Vietnam’s accelerating economic growth and continued urbanisation has revitalised the country’s construction and real estate sector. The influx of foreign investment is also driving up demand for quality properties and infrastructure. With their sophisticated construction and engineering expertise, Hong Kong IRES services providers could now find ample business opportunities in Vietnam’s construction sector.
With traditional retailers facing increased competition from online vendors and the growing phenomenon of ‘showrooming’, a number of companies have looked to establishing crossover promotion projects with licensed brands as a way forward.
Skiing is capturing the imagination of young Chinese consumers, driving sales of winter sportswear and equipment. Every year, in mid-December, the Dingzi Bay Jinshan Ski Run in Qingdao in Shandong opens to welcome its growing army of customers.