Import and Export (constituency)

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Import and Export
進出口界
Functional Constituency
for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong
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Country  Hong Kong
Electorate 1,400 (2016)[1]
Current constituency
Created 1995
Number of members One
Member(s) Wong Ting-kwong (DAB)

The Import and Export functional constituency is in the elections for the Legislative Council of Hong Kong first created in 1995 as one of the nine new functional constituencies under the electoral reform carried out by the then Governor Chris Patten, in which the electorate consisted of total 113,241 eligible voters worked related to the import and export industry. It was abolished with the colonial Legislative Council dissolved after the transfer of the sovereignty in 1997.

The constituency was recreated for the 1998 Legislative Council election unless its electorate base has significantly narrowed from individual voting to some 1,000 electors are only limited to import and export companies. In 2016, there were a total number of 1,400 electors, 865 corporates and 535 individuals in the constituency.[1]

Return Members[edit]

Election Member Party
1995 Henry Tang Ying-yen Liberal
Not represented in the Provisional Legislative Council (1997–98)
1998 Hui Cheung-ching Progressive Alliance
2004 Wong Ting-kwong DAB

Electoral Results[edit]

2010s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 2016: Import and Export
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Wong Ting-kwong uncontested
DAB hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2012: Import and Export
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Wong Ting-kwong uncontested
DAB hold Swing

2000s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 2008: Import and Export
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Wong Ting-kwong uncontested
DAB hold Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2004: Import and Export
Party Candidate Votes % ±
DAB Wong Ting-kwong uncontested
DAB gain from Progressive Alliance Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 2000: Import and Export
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Progressive Alliance Hui Cheung-ching uncontested
Progressive Alliance hold Swing

1990s[edit]

Hong Kong legislative election, 1998: Import and Export
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Progressive Alliance Hui Cheung-ching uncontested
Progressive Alliance gain from Liberal Swing
Hong Kong legislative election, 1995: Import and Export
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Henry Tang Ying-yen 24,997 57.8
Public Affairs Society Kwan Lim-ho 15,539 35.9
Liberal win (new seat)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Voter Registration Statistics : Functional Constituency". Voter Registration. 
  2. ^ http://www.elections.gov.hk/legco2008/eng/result/rs_fc_W.html
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-07-17. Retrieved 2012-11-20. 
  4. ^ a b "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-08-29. Retrieved 2012-11-20.