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


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/


Drink Technology India 2019

10th to 12th April at Bangalore International Expo Centre, Bengaluru.

Drink technology India event offers a unique combination of bringing together new technology, business and networking opportunities under one roof. The trade fair provides customized solutions for the Indian market. It covers the entire process chain, and targets the specific need by matching supply and demand.

Web site: https://www.drinktechnology-india.com/index.html


Chemspec India 2019

16th to 17th April at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

Chemspec India aims to represent diverse sectors of the chemical industry such as Organic & Fine Chemicals, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), Drug Intermediates, Dyes & Pigments, Agrochemicals, Contract & Toll Manufacturing, Coatings, Cosmetic Chemicals / Ingredients, Pigments & Solvents, and much more.

Web site: https://chemspecindia.com/ 


Secutech India 2019

25th to 27th April at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

Secutech India is acknowledged by industry players as the major security business platform that connects both security channel players and end users from different verticals. The show is well-supported and recognised by top industry and government officials as well as leading industry associations.

Web site: https://secutechindia.tw.messefrankfurt.com/mumbai/en.html 


Roof India 2019

25th to 27th April at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

This is an International Event showcasing the Emerging Trends in Roofing and Facade Engineering. The event  provides the ideal platform for the building construction and infrastructure industry fraternity to converge, network and strike lucrative business deals and establish business partnerships & joint ventures.

Web site: http://www.roofindia.com/Home 


INDEX 2019

1st to 4th May at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

Index is a leading international trade fair, held every year, focused commercial platform on interiors, architecture, materials and design, which brings together suppliers and buyers in a design atmosphere. Over the years, Index has evolved with the various sectors of architecture and interior design, observing national players grow in size, watching as international players enter the market, and doing business with both exhibitors and organizers to reach new heights in terms of volume and profits.

Web site: https://www.indexfairs.com/ 


INTEC 2019

6th to 10th June at CODISSiA, Coimbatore.

The Intec is home to an array of products and services that include machine tools and accessories, hydraulics and pneumatics, material handling equipments and accessories, pumps and fittings, foundry equipments, precision tools, cutting tools, automation products and services, instrumentation products and services, industrial consumables, industrial electrical and electronic products, factory cleaning equipments, pollution control services and equipments, process industry machines, general cleaning products, service providers, information technology products, industry software and solutions. It is quite a valuable event for all industry professionals.

Web site: http://www.intec.codissia.com/ 


HGH India 2019

2nd to 4th July at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

HGH India is the annual trade show for home textiles, home décor, houseware and gifts and has completed seven successful editions. This trade show designed exclusively to connect its exhibitors with the Indian retail trade, distribution channels, brand representatives, importers and institutional buyers has firmly established itself as a world-class, must-attend, professional, trend setting and result-oriented event for Indian retailers, distributors, trade buyers, interior designers and gift trade from across India.

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


India Big7 2019

21st to 24th August at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

India BIG 7 will feature various areas with sections dedicated to gifts, stationery, writing instruments, office products, modern gadgets, home decor, housewares & handicrafts. this trade fair will offer the largest platform for trade visitors to meet suppliers and see the latest products launched for their retail & trade requirements.

Web site: http://www.indiabig7.com/


India Big7 2019

28th to 31st August at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai.

PackPlus will attract industry stalwarts and market regulators from packaging, pharmaceutical, and food industry to discuss the recent developments related to these sectors. It provides the opportunity for attendees to share the platform with representatives and professionals from package development, production and procurement industries and to generate sales leads and to establish a business relationship with potential clients. Products such as counting, weighing, forming, filling, closing, bottling, sealing machines, jugs, cups, drums and containers.

Web site: https://www.packplus.in/ 

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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