Intertek Presents at HKTDC Hong Kong Watch and Clock Fair 2013

Intertek Hong Kong was invited by Hong Kong Trade Development Council to present about worldwide hazardous chemical requirements for watches and clocks during the HKTDC Hong Kong Watch and Clock Fair 2013 on 7 September, 2013, the world's biggest timepiece event.

The five-day fair (4-8 September) attracted over 750 exhibitors from different countries and regions and about 19,000 international buyers. Industry experts from around the world gathered to discuss the prospects of the industry and the market trends. The fair presented the latest watch designs and innovation, buyers and exhibitors consider brand-licensing watches and limited-edition collections the best product development strategies. It also acted as a center for exchanging product trends and technology between manufacturers and consumers, providing an opportunity for industry professionals to share information.

Rita Ng, Manager of Intertek Hong Kong Chemical Laboratory, presented the worldwide hazardous chemical requirements for watches and clocks in the seminar in Timepiece Extravaganza in the fair. Her presentation provided details of the regulatory requirements and impacts to the global watch and clock industry.

Positive feedback was received from the participants, which also initiated discussion on how to comply with the regulations and legislations in different countries and regions.        

 For more information regarding the watch and clock compliance solution, please contact Ms. Crystal Nip at 852 2173 8820 / crystal.nip@intertek.com

  
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