Market Updates

Organisation Announcement – Paris Office

The Hung Hing Printing Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Florent Verlet as our Sales Representative to the French market, based in Paris. Mr Verlet has more than 20 years’ experience in the print and publishing business in the French market and has deep knowledge of working with Asian printers. In this capacity, Mr Verlet will be working closely with our French customers to understand your printing needs,… 

Hung Hing attended the 18th Beijing International Book Fair

The 18th Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) was held at the new China International Exhibition Center in Beijing from August 31 to September 4, 2011. Over 2,000 publishers from 50 countries and regions participated in the book fair. This year we brought a collection of over 1,000 books we printed to the exhibition to showcase our capabilities and opportunities and to explore the domestic and overseas market. We learnt from… 

Environmental campaigns and the public

We have posted some other interesting articles on the environmental debate here.  The following is a good summary from an industry consultant (who is also a forest owner in Canada) about the complexity and possible confusion around all the different forest certification and related “campaigns”. Are Environmental campaigns misleading the public The article is a summary from RISI posts but also comes off the Two Sides website (www.twosides.info) a UK… 

China Costs Discussion

The upward movement in commodities as well as labor costs and the Rmb appreciation have become an increasing challenge for everyone operating and buying from China.  We recently put together a simple primer on the facts as it relates to our printing and packaging business.  Following are some of the key points from that presentation: Implemented minimum wage increases since 2009 coupled with announced increases in South China effective 1… 

Hung Hing Wins Environmental Awards

In recognition of on-going effort in promoting cleaner and environmentally-friendly production practices we were recently awarded the Hang Seng Pearl River Delta environmental award and named one of the Hong Kong-Guangdong Cleaner Production Partners. Our progress in these areas was featured in the Capital CEO magazine. It was organized by the HK Productivity council to promote the Government sponsored Guangdong Hong Kong Clean Production Partnership program. We are also pleased…