TRADE FAIRS

TRADE FAIRS

The Annual Hong Kong Jewelry Show. March 23-26. Hong Kong Exhibition Centre in Hong Kong sponsored by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, Hong Kong Jade and Stone Manufacturers Association, Hong Kong Jewelers and Goldsmiths Association and the Hong Kong Diamond Importers Association. Contact Hong Kong Trade Development Council, 548 Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10036. (212) 730-0777.

Sports and Leisure '88. March 25-29. Sunshine City Convention Center, Tokyo. Contact the nearest Japan External Trade Organization office. In New York, 1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York, N.Y. 10020, (212) 997-0413. Jetro also has offices in Chicago, Houston, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Denver.Montreal Pret & Collections International. International garment and accessories show produced by Le Groupe de Gestion d'Associations et d'Expositions. March 27-29. Montreal Convention Centre, Exhibition Hall, 201 Viger St. West, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Telephone: (514) 871-9214. Telex: 055-62171 Code 488. Fax: (514) 871-9369.

Investment and Trade With Greece. March 28-29. Athens, Greece. Co-sponsored by the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce. Speakers include Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou and National Economy Minister Panayotis Roumeliotis. Contact Phillis Apostole, Helenic Development Corp., 610 Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10020. (212) 315-2300.

Vin Italy Exhibition. April 7-13. Verona, Italy. Space available for U.S. wineries and organizations. Contact Lucio Caputo, U.S. representative, Verona Fairs Organization, One World Trade Center, Suite 1513, New York, N.Y. 10048. (212) 775-1050.

Asian Pacific Trade and Industry Fair: Partners in Progress. Part of Australia's bicentennial celebration and the first international fair of its kind in that country. April 9-17. Contact Total Concept Exhibitors, P.O. Box 1221, Crow's Nest, N.S.W. 2065, Australia. Telephone: 011-612-436-3266. Fax: 011-612-439-7040.

The New York Fabric Show. Geared to apparel manufacturers, designers and private label programs specializing in women's sportswear, ready-to-wear, menswear and children's wear. April 11-13. Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York. Contact: Beth Bernstein, American European Trade & Exhibition Center Corp., 225 W. 34th St., Suite 906, New York, N.Y. 10122. (212) 563-3530.

Macropak '88, World Packaging Exhibition. Showcases new technology trends and features in the packaging industry. April 11-15. Exhibition Center of the Royal Netherlands Industries Fair, Utrecht, Netherlands. Contact Royal Netherlands Industries Fair, Jaarbeursplein, Utrecht-Holland, Postbus 8500 - 3503 RM Utrecht, the Netherlands. Telephone 011-31-30-955-277.

European Watch, Clock & Jewelry Fair. April 14-21, Basel Fairground Messeplatz, Basel, Switzerland. Contact Hong Kong Trade Development Council, 548 Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10036. (212) 730-0777.

The 19th International Consumer Goods Fair. April 16-21. Brno, Czechoslovakia. Contact Karel Svoboda, general manager, BVV, Hinky 104, 602 00 Brno, Czechoslovakia.

Invest in the U.S.A. Great April Fair. April 16-25. Milan, Italy. Designed to attract European companies interested in reverse investments, joint ventures and technology exchanges with U.S. partners. Contact Delia Associates, P.O. Box 338, Route 22 West, Whitehouse, N.J. 08888. (201) 534-9044 or (800) 524-2193.

Caribbean Fashion Carnivale and Sourcing Trade Show. April 18-20, Wyndham/ Rose Hall Beach Hotel, Montego Bay, Jamaica. Contact Jamaica Trade

Commission, P.O. Box 300, New York, N.Y. 10024. (212) 877-8900.

Analytica 88. April 18-22. Munich, West Germany. Biochemical analytics is theme of the international conference and exhibition. Contact Munchener Messe- und Ausstellungsgesellschaft mbH, Messegelande, Postfach 12 10 09, D-8000, Munchen 12. Telephone: (089) 51 07-0. Telex: 5 212 086 AMEG D.

Expomed. Professional medical and hospital show. April 20-24. Brussels, Belgium. Contact the Heysel/Palais du Centenaire, International Fair of Brussels, Parc des Expositions, B-1020, Brussels, Belgium, or the Belgian Consulate General, Rockefeller Plaza 50, Room 1104, New York, N.Y. 10020. (212) 586-5110.

The National Bonded Warehouse Association Third Annual Meeting and Seminar. April 26-27. Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Va. 22202. Contact NBWA Headquarters in Miami, (305) 374-1252.

Hong Kong Gifts & Housewares Fair. April 28-30. Hong Kong Exhibition Centre. Contact Hong Kong Trade Development Council, 548 Fifth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10036.

Eurotech. A fair promoting industrial equipment. May 3-7. Brussels, Belgium. Contact the Heysel/Palais du Centenaire, International Fair of Brussels, Parc des Expositions, B-1020, Brussels, Belgium, or the Belgian Consulate General, Rockefeller Plaza 50, Room 1104, New York, N.Y. 10020. (212) 586-5110.