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Global Sources Fall 2019 Show Series opens in October
Electronics, lifestyle & fashion sourcing
for the new era of global trade strategy

HONG KONG, September 26, 2019 Global Sources will hold its Fall 2019 trade shows from October 11 to 30 at AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong, giving participants the opportunity to meet suppliers face to face at more than 9,000 exhibition booths and discover the latest electronics, lifestyle and fashion products.

The Fall 2019 Show Series comprises:

 ·  Global Sources Electronics
  - Consumer Electronics (October 11–14)
  - Mobile Electronics, Tech Gifts and Startup Launchpad (October 18–21)
 ·  Global Sources Lifestyle   (October 27–30)
 ·  Global Sources Fashion  (October 27–30)

The world’s largest electronics sourcing show
Global Sources Electronics is the largest electronics sourcing event in the world. Divided into two phases – Consumer Electronics and Mobile Electronics – 7,800 booths of verified suppliers from Asia and across the globe, will exhibit in-demand electronic products.

Global Sources Consumer Electronics will feature 3,900 exhibition booths, covering home/commercial electronics, outdoor and automotive electronics, audio products, gaming products, smart living, electronic components, as well as computer products & accessories.

Global Sources Mobile Electronics will host 3,700 booths, including mobile devices, smart wearables, charging products, speakers & earphones, smartphone & tablet accessories, cases and covers, as well as repair equipment, parts & services.

The new Tech Gifts show will meet the strong market demand for trendy, mid-range to high-end gift items and corporate premiums. Combining these exhibition events with Startup Launchpad, which helps mid- to late-stage hardware/retail startups solve market distribution issues, together with an extensive conference program, the Electronics show meets buyers’ sourcing needs and keeps them up to date on the latest technology and industry trends.

A new Fashion x Lifestyle experience
To satisfy buyers’ need for a one-stop sourcing solution, Global Sources will hold two major trade shows simultaneously on October 27 to 30 – Global Sources Lifestyle and Global Sources Fashion – giving buyers access to gifts, premiums, home products, fashion and apparel all under one roof.

Global Sources Lifestyle takes better quality of life as its central concept, with a product selection geared towards sports, health and environmental protection. With an exceptional range of sports & outdoor goods, travel essentials, personal care and beauty products, the show helps buyers find new and exciting products from China and throughout the rest of Asia.

Global Sources Fashion, the largest fashion sourcing show in Hong Kong, gathers high-quality manufacturers from the Asia-Pacific region to showcase fashion bags, sportswear, apparel, footwear, accessories and fabrics.

At the same time, Global Sources will host the Global Sources Summit which was awarded “Best Amazon Conference” prize at the Seller Awards 2017. Vital insights and best practices for mid- to high-level Amazon sellers and other e-tailers sourcing from Asia will be provided.

Developing sustainable exhibitions
Global Sources is highly committed to sustainability. Since 2006, it has partnered with Crossroads International to donate a total of over 30 trucks of goods, including furniture, mobile device accessories and stationery supplies, to 64 non-profit organizations and social welfare bodies in Hong Kong and around the world.

About Global Sources
Established for 48 years, Global Sources has built a trustworthy B2B platform that serves buyers and suppliers online and offline. The core business facilitates trade between Asia and the world through trade shows (, online marketplaces (, magazines, and apps.

The company organizes export sourcing shows in Hong Kong every April and October with eight events annually, including the world’s largest electronics and mobile electronics shows as well as Lifestyle and Fashion shows.

More than 1.5 million international buyers, including 94 of the world's top 100 retailers, use these services to obtain product and company information to help them source more profitably from overseas supply markets. These services also provide suppliers with integrated marketing solutions to build corporate image, generate sales leads and win orders from buyers in more than 240 countries and territories.

Global Sources is also a majority shareholder in Shenzhen International Machinery Manufacturing Industry Exhibition (SIMM) and its related shows—the leading machinery exhibitions in Southern China.

Press Contact
Lierence Li
Tel: (852) 2814-5580/ 6110-8495