Thai food sales top 10 years in the Hong Kong market.
“Hong Kong Commercial Ambassadors” point next year AEON department store interested in importing meat products Delighted at the fair, sales of over 68 million, increasing 36.61%, making it the highest record in 10 years. Durian, mangoes, mangosteen and coconut are hot.
Mr. Somdet Somboon, Director-General of the Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), revealed that the Office of Foreign Trade in Hong Kong has organized activities to promote Thai food products at the Thai Food Festival 2020 with 11 AEON department stores. All over Hong Kong Which Thai food products are popular and loved by Hong Kong people Resulting in sales during the event worth 16.615 million Hong Kong dollars, or about 68.12 million baht, an increase of 36.61%, considered the highest sales since the event has been held for 10 years
The best-selling and popular products from Hong Kong consumers are quality tropical fruits such as durian, mangoes, mangosteen, coconuts and fresh vegetables, snacks, beverages, ready-to-eat food. Frozen seafood Instant food from meat As for products that tend to grow well Will be a group of organic products and health products such as fresh fruits, fresh vegetables, rice bran oil, coconut products And canned fresh coconut water
Mrs. Chananaphat Phisan Aphipong The director of the Office of Foreign Trade Promotion in Hong Kong said that this year’s event Is more special than previous events, with the office inviting Thai distributors in Hong Kong Come to organize cooking demonstration activities from Thai ingredients Because Thai entrepreneurs are unable to travel to attend the event. Because of the spread of the Covid-19 virus
As for the Thai product purchase plan For sale at AEON mall. The office was informed that Have plans to procure new products Added more than this year Especially meat products Due to the problem of African cholera in pigs imported from Hong Kong from China. Causing the price of pork to rise Which pork from Thailand has quality and reasonable price Therefore making it highly popular among customers at AEON, especially from S.Pure and CP brands as well as popular Thai souvenir products To be distributed for the first time next year as well
In addition, to stimulate and promote the marketing activities of the office Will arrange online business matching activities in parallel with the usual channels There will be online trade negotiations with importers in Hong Kong. For seafood products too