Over 300 exhibitors have confirmed participation in Aero India 2019 so far

Source: The Hindu Business Line, Dec 30, 2018

More than 300 exhibitors, including top global and domestic players from the defence industry, have confirmed their participation in Aero India 2019, a defence official said on Sunday.

Aero India 2019 will be held in Bengaluru from February 20 to 24 and the defence exhibition will see participation of top fighter-jet manufacturers, defence equipment makers and companies related to the sector.

All activities related to Aero India 2019 have been made online — be it booking of tickets or selection of space for stalls, the official said.

The participants can arrange business to business meetings and book conference rooms online.

With nearly 50 days to go for Aero India, we already have 308 exhibitors. They include 178 domestic and 130 foreign players. We have generated a revenue of Rs 62 crore from the bookings so far.

There will be no cheque transaction for Aero India as all payments have been made online. The arrangements correspond to the best practices in the world, the official added.

There will also be a mobile application for Aero India 2019 show that will guide the users about the event.

Tickets for business days , February 20, 21 and 22, will cost Rs 2,750 each. Tickets for general visitors will cost Rs 1,800. Rs 600 will be charged for air display. On-the-spot tickets will cost Rs 250 more, the official added.

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Organic food show to attract global retail chains, companies

Source: The Hindu Business Line, Dec 17, 2018

New Delhi: Organic food will be the focus of the second edition of Indusfood — the government’s flagship international food show-cum- reverse buyer seller meet — with more than 200 global buyers already indicating their interest in sourcing from the country.

Large global retail chains, including Germany’s REWE, Australian Culinary Foods, Canada’s Global Choice Foods and Chile’s Soc. De Inversiones Granatta are interested in buying organic food at the Indusfood meet and buyer-seller meets are being organised for the purpose, said Mohit Singla, Chairman, Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI).

“There is a huge scope for increasing organic food exports from India, especially processed food, as only 0.5 per cent of the global demand is supplied from the country. We are upbeat on that,” said Singla speaking to BusinessLine. Total export of organic food products from India in 2017-18 was worth $515.44 million of which just $34.3 million was processed organic food. Read the rest of this entry »

Upcoming Trade Fairs in 2019



11th to 12th January at Gujarat University Convention & Exhibition Center, Ahmedabad.

This event is suppose to be India’s biggest as well as international exhibition and seminar on Houseware, Kitchenware, Tableware, Hotelware, Glassware, Plasticware, Thermoware, Utensils, Cutlery & Kitchen tools, Kitchen Appliances, Crockery products, Home Appliances, giftsware, Stainless Steel Industry Raw Materials & Machineries. Also, the event is expected to attract over 1000 + domestic and international brands & exhibitors.

Web site: http://www.vibrantindiafair.com/


India Med Expo 2019

4th to 6th January at HITEX Exhibition Centre, Hyderabad.

This event provides best opportunities to cover the enormous Indian healthcare market as well as considering the special potential of the big metropolitan areas with its growing demand and rising investments in the public and private healthcare sector. More than 300 exhibitors will be participating at 11th India Med Expo 2019. The displayed products consists of Medical technology and Surgical Equipment, Hospital Equipment, Hospital Furniture, Home Healthcare Products, Medical Gas Pipe line Laboratory Equipment, Diagnostics Physiotherapy,Disposable,  Orthopedic technology Commodities and consumer goods for hospitals.

Web site: http://www.indiamedexpo.in/


 IMTEX 2019

24th to 30th January at BIEC Bengaluru International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru.

IMTEX 2019 is a 7 day metal cutting exhibition. An initiative of IMTMA, IMTEX is a flagship event for the Indian metal cutting industry. It is South East Asia’s apex exhibition showcasing the latest trends as well as technological refinements from India and other global players. The mega event attracts visitors from a wide spectrum of manufacturing and ancillary industries including key decision and policy makers as well as industry captains who are keen to source latest technologies and manufacturing solutions for their product lines.

Web site: http://imtex.in/#


Convergence India 2019

29th to 31st January at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

The three-day exhibition and concurrent conference sessions will flash light on the latest trends and technologies in Telecom, Broadcast, Cable and Satellite TV, Cloud & Big Data, IoT, Digital Homes, Mobile devices, Film and Radio, Content Creation, Management and Delivery, etc. and also provide engagement with digital innovators, international business gurus, telecom and broadcasting czars, leaders from IT & Internet and IoT industries.

Web site: http://www.convergenceindia.org/


India Water Expo 2019

29th to 31st January at  Mumbai Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

The India Water Expo combines technology displays, networking and education to capture the energy of a rapidly expanding water market in Western India. It creates a venue for business development and bold forward-looking actions to help promote your brand and services.

Web site: https://10times.com/water-expo-mumbai-mh


Chemtech World Expo 2019

20th to 23rd February at  Mumbai Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

Chemtech World Expo aims to create a common platform to bring the entire ecosystem of the chemicals manufacturing and the allied services providing sectors. It will provide an opportunity to display innovative technologies and services, encompassing current and future trends in the entire value chain of hydrocarbon industry ranging from upstream to midstream and downstream.

Web site: https://10times.com/chemtech-expo


Medical Fair India 2019

21st to 23rd February at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

This event has definitely marked out its position as the leading medical trade fair for the Indian market and built on the growth of the previous years and will feature 13,480 decision makers from all sectors of the healthcare industry.

Web site: https://10times.com/medical-fair


IESS (International Engineering Sourcing Show) 2019

14th to 16th March at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai.

IESS, with its unique concept is aimed at reducing dependence on traditional markets, develop domestic markets, forge partnerships and joint ventures, strengthen commercial relations and accelerate trade between India and the world. Organised by EEPC India under the aegis of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, IESS has created a platform for exporters of engineering products and services to build business contacts with leading importers, buyers,dealers, distributors and wholesalers of engineering products internationally. Another major objective is to highlight India as the Technology Hub for the manufacturing industry and for outsourcing wide range of high quality engineering items at very competitive rates.

Web site: https://www.iesshow.in/


CBME India 2019

10th to 12th April at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

The only event of its kind in India, CBME India provides an unrivaled business opportunity for local and global manufacturers and providers to come face to face with thousands of retailers, wholesalers, distributors, investors, and importers. The show serves as the ideal platform for brands to showcase a wide spectrum of baby care products, toys, baby food, organic clothing, nutraceuticals, ergonomic furniture, stationery, infant safety technology, brain development and more. The exhibition will bring together Indian and global suppliers, manufacturers of a child, baby and maternity products and services, all under one roof. Thereby, serving as the perfect platform for international Children, Baby and Maternity products and services to surge into the rapidly expanding and diverse retail sector in India.

Web site: https://www.cbmeindia.com/




20 nations likely to participate in mega logistics meet in January 2019

Source: The Economic Times, Nov 27, 2018

NEW DELHI: Over 20 countries including Afghanistan, Iran and Iraq are expected to participate in a mega logistics meet early next year.

Logix India 2019 is scheduled to take place in New Delhi from January 31-February 2. Organized by the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) aimed at exploring logistics partnerships with India, the buyer-seller meet will improve logistics cost effectiveness and operational efficiencies for India’s global trade.

“Over 100 international delegates are expected to attend Logix India 2019,” said Ganesh Kumar Gupta, president, FIEO.

The meet will focus on investment opportunities in infrastructure development, warehouse consolidation, technology integration and IT enablement and skilling of manpower.

India’s logistics industry is pegged around $160 billion and expected to touch $215 billion in the next two years.

Global logistics meet in Delhi on Sept 26

Source: The Hindu Business Line, Sept 17, 2018

Chennai: On September 26, nearly 1,000 delegates from 120 countries will congregate in Delhi to participate in the FIATA World Congress, to be hosted for the first time in India, to discuss various aspects related to logistics.

Founded in 1926, Fédération Internationale des Associations de Transitaires et Assimilés (FIATA) or International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations is a non-governmental organisation, and represents over 40,000 forwarding and logistics firms, employing around 10 million people in 150 countries.

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Upcoming Trade Fairs in 2018

Led Expo 2018

6th to 8th December at India Exposition Mart Ltd , Greater Noida.

It is the best opportunity to network and interact with the leading LED lighting manufacturers, component and equipment suppliers, lighting specifiers, design engineers and lighting companies that are shaping the future of LED technology today.

Web site: http://tradeshows.tradeindia.com/led-expo-delhi/


InterSolar India 2018

11th to 13th December at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru.

The event will focus on the solar, energy storage and electric mobility industries and will welcome more than 17,000 industry professionals and 300 exhibitors.

Web site: https://www.intersolar.in/en/home.html



11th to 14th December at Huda Ground, Gurgaon, Delhi.

This is an International Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines and Construction Vehicles, providing the construction industry in India with a professional platform for networking, investment and the exchange of ideas and information.

Web site: https://www.bcindia.com/index.html


India Cold Chain Show 2018

13th to 15th December at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

It is the only show which touches every dimension of the cold chain industry bringing to its participants a grand overview of new products, machinery, services, technological advancements and a lot more. The show broadly touches three major segments of the cold chain industry namely cold storage, cold transport and cold supply chain.

Web site: http://indiacoldchainshow.com/


Auto Expo 2018 online ticket booking starts

download (4).jpgSource: Financial Express, Dec 13, 2017

Online ticketing for Auto Expo 2018 has begun exclusively at Bookmyshow. Asia’s largest motoring show will be open for the public from 9th to 14th February 2018. The biennial event is hosted by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) in association with Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). The tickets for Auto Expo 2018 have been priced between Rs 350 and Rs 750. If you wish to visit the show during business hours from 10 AM to 1 PM on weekdays, you will have to pay Rs 750. On the other hand, the Rs 350 ticket can be used during public hours between 1 PM and 6 PM. Weekends will not have any business hours and the price of the ticket for these days is Rs 475 that will be valid from 10 AM to 7 PM.

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