By  on September 11, 2019

PARIS — Hermès continues to see strong demand in Asia, despite the sharp drop in tourism in Hong Kong as a consequence of several months of violent protests against a controversial extradition bill.

“I don’t see any reversal in trend in Asia-Pacific, excluding Japan,” Hermès chief executive officer Axel Dumas said on Wednesday after the French luxury firm reported strong first-half earnings growth. Sales in the region were up 18.6 percent at constant exchange rates in the second quarter.

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