The World Orchid Association is a non-profit organization which was co-launched by Standing director of Orchid Branch
of China Flower Association, Mr. Lawrence Sun, Chairman of Singapore Orchid Growers’ Association, Mr. Neo Tuan Hong,
Education Director of Malaysia Lee Flower Design Academy Sdn. Bhd, Ms. Kathy Ong AIFD, and many other orchid friends from
around the world. The W.O.A was established by law in Hong Kong on October 16th, 2015. The Inaugural Meeting& the First
General Assembly of the W.O.A was held in China Sanya Orchid World on December 8th, 2015. The objectives of the W.O.A
include combining the researchers, growers and distributors around the world, promoting the development of orchid
cultivation and distribution, developing domestic and international markets, improving production and marketing
techniques, assisting government in basic policies of developing flower industry and organizing.
We can provide a very convenient platform for orchid lovers to have a mutual communication. As we all know, everything is connected by internet
in this mobile internet era. As for us orchid lovers, we need a platform to collect information, to share the latest information in orchid industry,
to develop a better orchid market and to better understand the orchid culture.
The W.O.A is a non-profit association, but the members can do business through the amazing platform that we provide.
And we can provide opportunities for our members to communicate and help each other.
We can participate in and hold the worldwide orchid exhibitions,
thus to enhance the relationship between orchid friends form the world.
The head-quarter is in Hong Kong, which is a cosmopolis, the world financial center, the platform to get to China and to other countries
in the world. There is no doubt that China is a potential orchid market whose demand will increase to 200 million plants in the next 5 years.
We can carry out work of intellectual development and introduction; organize orchid business training to improve the
quality and professional level of the orchid practitioners, and to promote the applications and education of orchid market.
We can assist orchid growers and distributors to upgrade the production and marketing capacities.
We organize domestic and international market exploration and promotion.
We publish journals on orchid industry dynamics, thus to promote orchid professional knowledge.
We nurture talent of orchid production and marketing technology, thus to promote a continuous development of orchid industry.
We assist the government to develop the fundamental policy of flower industry.
1. 世界蘭花協會成立大會暨第一次會員代表大會 Inaugural Meeting& the First General Assembly of the W.O.A