China's accession to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) will benefit Hong Kong's clothing and fashion industry, as more overseas companies seek local knowledge to enter the market, according to industry officials. Speaking prior to the Hong Kong Fashion Week - Fall/Winter Collection 2001 trade show, which opens today at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, local designer Kevin Yeung said the SAR should establish itself as the "fashion city" of Asia to take advantage of China's WTO entry.