TPCI organizes networking session on Supply Chain Due Diligence Act of Germany
TPCI in collaboration with CGI Frankfurt organized a knowledge sharing cum networking session on Supply Chain Due Diligence Act of Germany
TPCI in collaboration with CGI Frankfurt organized a knowledge sharing cum networking session on Supply Chain Due Diligence Act of Germany
Trade Promotion Council of India with support of the Department of Commerce (DOC) organized India Pavilion at the Food Ingredients Europe exhibition, a prestigious global platform.
TPCI organized the Indian-Saudi BSM at the Jeddah Chamber inaugurated by his excellency Mohd Shahid Alam, Consul Genereal, CGI Jeddah.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) organized the Indian-Saudi Buyer Seller Meet today at the Riyadh Chamber of Commerce.
TPCI orchestrated a B2B meeting at the LuLu International Riyadh Office on November 20th with the aim of bolstering trade relations between India and Saudi Arabia.
TPCI launched the India Pavilion at the Singapore Fintech Festival 2023 today, inaugurated by Dr. Shilpak Ambule, High Commissioner of India to Singapore.
Trade Promotion Council of India, organized the India Pavilion at the HKTDC ICT and Electronics Expo, Hong Kong featuring exceptional Indian products and services in the tech and electronics sector.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) is leading the way by organizing an India Pavilion that showcases the products of 20 prominent Indian ceramic and tile exporters.
India Business & Trade, an initiative led by the Trade Promotion Council of India, hosted a webinar titled “Biofuels: Catalyzing India’s Energy Transition” on October 9th, 2023 at 3:00 P.M. IST
The Trade Promotion Council of India recently organized a significant event, the India-EU Food and Agri Buyer-Seller Meet (BSM), in Koln, Germany, on October 7.
TPCI organized the India-UK Food and Agri Buyer-Seller meet in London today which was inaugurated by Mr. Lakshmi NR, First Secretary (ITOU) at the High Commission of India in London
India Business & Trade, the thought leadership initiative of Trade Promotion Council of India, organized a webinar on “Mapping the future of India’s Electric Mobility” on September 26, 2023 at 3:00 P.M. IST.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) organized the much-anticipated India Pavilion at the Cersaie Exhibition 2023 in Bologna, Italy
TPCI orchestrated a delegation comprising 25 Ceramic and Tiles industry exporters on September 22nd, with support from the Consulate General of India in Milan, Italy
TPCI, APEDA, MPEDA and the IOPEPC jointly organized the Indian pavilion at the World Food Moscow from 19th to 22nd September 2023.
TPCI and APEDA organised the India Pavilion in Fine Food Australia, Sydney, which encompassed around 50 Indian F&B players. The pavilion was inaugurated by Shri Manish Gupta, Hon'ble Consular General of India, Sydney in presence of Mr. Sanjay K Muluka, HOC & Consul Commerce, CGI Sydney and other officials of CGI Sydney.
Trade Promotion Council of India organized Jammu & Kashmir Agro & Food Fest on 27th August 2023 at Jammu. The event was inaugurated with a welcome address by Mr Khalid Jahangir, Managing Director, Jammu and Kashmir Trade Promotion Organization (JKTPO), followed by Keynote address by Chief Guest Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta, Chief Secretary, Jammu & Kashmir.
Trade Promotion Council of India, with the support of the Department of Commerce, Government of India organized a Stakeholder Consultation on Enhancing India’s Processed & Value Added F&B Exports on August 28 at B R Ambedkar Bhavan New Delhi. Around 50 F&B exporters from across India joined the deliberations, along with prominent export promotion bodies and boards in the agri sector to deliberate on strategies to leverage India’s untapped potential in value added F&B exports
Trade Promotion Council of India organized India-US Buyer-Seller Meet on Food & Beverages on August 25 in San Francisco. It was inaugurated by Dr Srikar Reddy, Hon'ble Consul General of India in San Francisco and witnessed the presence of 45 buyers from the West Coast of US.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) assembled a delegation of 20 exporters in the Ceramic and Tiles industry, in collaboration with the Embassy of India in Kazakhstan on 24th August at Almaty
Trade Promotion Council of India organized India-USA Buyer-Seller Meet on Food & Beverages on 22nd August at New Jersey, USA
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) is facilitating a significant event that involves the organization of a delegation comprising 20 exporters from the Ceramic and Tiles industry.
Trade Promotion Council of India signed a landmark MoU with World Furniture Confederation today at the 2023 Annual General Meeting of the World Furniture Confederation in Guangzhou on August 17, 2023. Under the MoU, the two associations have agreed to collaborate for setting up a furniture cluster in India.
TPCI Chairman Mohit Singla met Ms Phan Thi Thang, Hon'ble Deputy Minister of Industry & Trade, Govt of Vietnam, where he discussed prospects of trade and investment collaboration between the two countries. He was joined by a select audience of Indian companies from diverse sectors including textiles, tourism, food, event management and renewable energy.
India Business and Trade, the thought leadership platform of the Trade Promotion Council of India, hosted a webinar titled “Fintech 4.0: Business acceleration through embedded finance”
India Business and Trade, the thought leadership platform of Trade Promotion Council of India, organized a webinar on “Unleashing the potential of Rooftop solar in India” on July 18th, 2023.
Trade Promotion Council of India successfully hosted the second edition of the India GCC Buyer Seller Meet, focused on Food & Beverages on 18th July 2023.
The TPCI team made a courtesy visit to the Brazilian embassy, where they met with Wagner Antunes, Head of Trade and Investment Promotion, Embassy of Brazil to discuss Indo-Brazil relations and potential for future deepening of ties.
Trade Promotion Council of India, with the support of the High Commission of India in Nairobi, organised India-East Africa Buyer-Seller Meet on Food and Beverages on June 27, 2023.
India Business and Trade, the intellectual platform of the Trade Promotion Council of India, hosted a webinar titled
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) organized a highly successful India-Russia Buyer Seller Meet on Cosmetics & Beauty Products at Hilton Hotel Moscow on June 20, 2023.
Trade Promotion Council of India signed an MoU with Roscongress Foundation in order to facilitate collaboration for enhancing and strengthening trade and investment relations between India and Russia.
India Business and Trade, the thought leadership platform of Trade Promotion Council of India, organized a webinar on “Sustainable business: The Indian Carbon Credit Opportunity” on June 16, 2023. The panel, comprising of entrepreneurs, industry leader and academicians, discussed India’s future ambitions on lowering carbon emission and the prospects of setting up a carbon credit market domestically.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised the India-Australia Buyer-Seller Meet on Food & Beverages at Melbourne on June 16 with 30 Indian F&B exporters.
Mohit Singla, Chairman, Trade Promotion Council of India was a special invitee to the St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF 2023) that was held during June 14-17, 2023. During his visit, Mr Singla was a speaker for two panel discussions at the prestigious Forum.
The TPCI team held a meeting with Dr. Sushil Kumar, Hon’ble Consul General, CGI, Melbourne, to apprise him about the Indian F&B business delegation visiting Australia and invite him to the India Australia BSM on June 16.
Trade Promotion Council of India successfully organised the India Australia Buyers Seller Meet with the support of Australia India Business Council in Sydney on June 14, 2023.
India Business & Trade, the thought leadership platform of the Trade Promotion Council of India, organized a webinar on the Broadening horizon with the National Medical Device Policy, 2023. The panel discussed the industry landscape, India’s import dependency and potential impact of the National Medical Device Policy 2023.
India Business & Trade, the thought leadership platform of the Trade Promotion Council of India organized a webinar on the potential opportunities for India’s beauty product exports to Russia, as well as proposed a sustainable roadmap for both countries to deepen the bilateral integration.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI), with the support of NITI Aayog, Ministry of Commerce & Industry & Ministry of External Affairs, successfully organized the first edition of the India Business & Trade Annual Conclave 2023 at the ITC Maurya, New Delhi on May 23 The Conclave brought together key trade stakeholders from the government, industry, and academia to decode the Foreign Trade Policy 2023 released by DGFT earlier this year. The event explored critical issues and strategies to achieve India's ambitious goal of becoming a US$ 2 trillion export economy.
Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon'ble Minister for Commerce & Industry, Govt. Of India inaugurated the India Pavilion at SIAL Canada 2023 in Toronto today. Over 100 Indian Food & Beverages Exporters participated in the India Pavilion organized by Trade Promotion Council of India, Indian Trade Promotion Organization The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) and ASSOCHAM (The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India) with support of Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India.
India Business & Trade, the thought leadership platform of the Trade Promotion Council of India organized a webinar on business potential of lab-grown diamonds (LGDs), its applications across end-use sectors and how to expand the scope of the sector in India.
TPCI, with the support of the Department of Commerce, GoI organised the India Pavillion at the 32nd edition of Japan IT Week at Tokyo Big Sight Expo Centre between 5th- 7th April 2023.
TPCI with support of Ministry of MSME organized Indian pavillion in Mosbuild Expo, Moscow with participation from 20 + Indian Ceramic and Vitrified Tiles exporters.
India Business & Trade, the thought leadership platform of the Trade Promotion Council of India organized a webinar on India's prospects in Mode 1 Services Exports. The panelists discussed the opportunities that digitisation has brought in for India's services exports via Mode 1 and a roadmap for how this mode can be leveraged to achieve the US$ 1 trillion services export target.
TPCI with the support of Department of Commerce, GoI organised its flagship export promotion event – Source India Bangladesh 2023.
Trade Promotion Council of India organized a webinar on Winning Brand Strategies for Global Markets on March 1, 2023. The discussion focussed on the role of branding in international expansion and provide practical strategies for exporters to leverage branding for their international success.
Jammu & Kashmir Trade Promotion Organization and Trade Promotion Council of India, with the support of Department of Industries & Commerce, Jammu & Kashmir organised the J&K B2B Buyer Seller Meet for Agro & Food Processing Products on March 1, 2023 in SKICC, Srinagar with 60+ buyers from over 15 countries and 100+ suppliers from Jammu & Kashmir.
Indusfood 2023 was hosted by TPCI in Hyderabad from January 8 to 10. The show brought over 1,200 world class buyers from around 85 countries interfacing with over 550 Indian exhibitors.
Trade Promotion Council of India and IBPC Dubai, with the support of the Consulate General of India in Dubai, organised a hybrid discussion on Healthcare & Wellness: Opportunities for India & UAE under CEPA.
On 15th November, 2022, the Trade Promotion Council of India organised a today’s panel discussion on ‘Strategic Capability Building for Business Success’. This webinar looked at various growth strategies that Indian companies can deploy in order to succeed in global markets by enhancing their operational and strategic capabilities.
TPCI organised an “India Pavillion” in the “Lagos International Trade Fair” at Lagos, Nigeria from November 4-13, 2022.
The Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) between India and Japan came into force in August 2011. TPCI analyses how the trade flows in the food and beverages (F&B) sector were impacted with the implementation of the India-Japan CEPA.
The Trade Promotion Council of India organized a BSM on F&B at Kashmir Palace, Paris, France on 16th October, 2022. It was inaugurated by Mr Deepanshu Khurana, Second Secretary, Embassy of India, Paris.
Trade Promotion Council of India and Indian Business & Professional Council UAE, with the support of the Consulate General of India, UAE organised a hybrid panel discussion on Pharma Sector: Opportunities and Challenges for UAE & India under CEPA.
NITI Aayog and Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Digitisation and its impact on Trade on September 25. The webinar focused on how digitisation was sweeping the world of trade, and strategies for India to compete from a position of strength in this digital age.
The India-UAE Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) was signed on 18 February 2022 and took effect on 1 May 2022. TPCI has released a report on India-UAE CEPA to highlight the Agreement's broad provisions to the industry to help them make the most of the concessions and increase trade volumes.
Trade Promotion Council of India commenced an International Marketing Series for the benefit of exporters. The first webinar in this series was held on 16th September, 2022 on Market Entry Strategies for Exports.
The Trade Promotion Council of India organised a 30-member Food & Beverage business delegation from September 11 to September 17, 2022. The visit aimed to bring together top food and beverage importers, renowned distributors, and iconic modern trade outlets across Bahrain, Riyadh and Jeddah to explore India's new and innovative products.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on the topic 'Will DESH Scheme catalyse India's integration into GVCs?' on August 10. The panel discussed the provisions in the DESH Scheme draft released by the government, what the industry can expect, and its potential in driving greater investments and generating employment, particularly in the manufacturing sector.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on the topic of Healthcare Services: A holistic post-COVID roadmap on August 8. The webinar featured an expert panel that discussed the experiences and learnings from the pandemic and the strategic roadmap to make India a global healthcare hub.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a B2B delegation of Food and Beverage sector to Sydney & Melbourne, Australia on July 26 and 28. The delegation comprised leading F&B players from ethnic foods, spices, ready-to-eat products, bakery products, fresh and frozen products, breakfast cereals, etc.
TPCI led a business delegation comprising of prominent Indian pharmaceuticals companies to Russia from July 18-24, 2022 to explore opportunities for business collaboration with Russian firms.
Trade Promotion Council of India organized a B2B delegation of Food and Beverage sector to Dubai, UAE on 18th -19th July, 2022. It provided an opportunity to Indian exporters to collaborate with the prominent & new importers, retailers, distributor, wholesalers & partners from the GCC.
Trade Promotion Council of India held a meeting with the representatives of ApexBrasil based in Dubai. Both sides recognised the need to accelerate efforts for economic integration between the two countries, which were impacted due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Trade Promotion Council of India has set up a Committee of Advanced Trade Research, which comprises eminent experts and thought leaders across key expertise areas of business and trade. The first meeting of the Committee was held on Saturday, July 2, 2022.
On 17th June’22, Trade Promotion Council of India organised a panel discussion on Carbon trade: The 'climate-proof' export opportunity. This webinar explained the role of carbon trading in combating climate change, what makes India one of the hottest markets for carbon trade, why it needs a legislation for this and what kind of legislation should the country draft.
Trade Promotion Council of India, with support of Department of Commerce, Government of India, organized the India Pavilion at Sydney Build Expo 2022 between 1st-2nd June 2022 for the ceramics industry.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised an F&B business delegation to Thailand to explore B2B and B2G opportunities in the ASEAN region.
Trade Promotion Council of India, in collaboration with the Embassy of India in Moscow, organized a multi-sector India-Russia Buyer-Seller meet on May 11-14, 2022. The meeting was organised to understand the current demand scenario in Russia for focus sectors and explore opportunities to serve this demand.
A delegation led by Trade Promotion Council of India's Founding Chairman, Mohit Singla, met with Oman's Minister of Commerce, Industry and Investment Promotion, Qais bin Mohammed al Yousef, at The Leela Palace, New Delhi on 12th May, 2022.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) organized a webinar on ‘Steering the EV Revolution in India’ on 26th April, 2022 (Tuesday), 3:00 pm. This webinar deliberated on the current EV environment in the country, its growth prospects and how India can emerge as an EV manufacturing and export hub.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on AI in India: Post-COVID Trends and Future Prospects on March 30, 2022. The webinar aimed to deliberate on the evolution of AI across the world in the pandemic period, its progress and potential impact on India’s business competitiveness, and how the country can leverage its lucrative ecosystem and strong policy support to emerge a frontrunner in this technology area of the future.
Trade Promotion Council of India and Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce hosted an India-Canada Business Round Table with delegates representing the business community in Canada on March 29, 2022.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) with support of Department of Commerce, Government of India organized Source India Bangladesh from 26th-28th March, 2022. The event provided a platform for exporters of chemical and allied products and ceramics to engage with prominent importers in Bangladesh.
Trade Promotion Council of India and India Brazil Chamber of Commerce hosted an exclusive India-Brazil Round Table on March 14, 2022 at Le Meridien New Delhi. The event was organised to welcome a special delegation that is visiting India from the state of Minas Gerais in Brazil. TPCI signed an MoU with the state of Minas Gerais with the aim to promote bilateral trade and investment and leverage the untapped potential.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI), organised a webinar on The Future of Cryptocurrency in India 9th March 2022 (Wednesday). The panelists deliberated upon the growth of cryptocurrency in India and the implications of policy mechanisms being devised to regulate this sector.
Trade Promotion Council of India partnered with Consulate General of India, NY, US Customs and Border Protection, US Food & Drug Administration, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and Entry India to host an exclusive Briefing for Indian F&B exporters to the United States on March 4, 2022.
TPCI successfully organised Workshop and training on design and brand building for the ceramic Industry on 25th February 2022. The panel of experts hailing from reputed bodies deliberated upon various topics to leverage strength of brand India in the global market. From strategy to tactics: Building, implementing, and managing brand equity wias part of sessions deliberation.
Trade Promotion Council of India, in collaboration with the Consulate General of India, Vancouver, organised an interactive panel discussion on F&B Trade & Investment Opportunities between India & West Canada on February 22. The session gave detailed insights relevant for Indian companies seeking to explore this lucrative market.
TPCI organised a virtual Workshop & training programme on Export Finance & Forex Solution for Indian Exporters (Chemical & Allied Products) with the support of Department of Commerce, Government of India on February 8 & 9, 2022.
Trade Promotion Council of India, in collaboration with ICRIER, organised a Stakeholder Consultation with the Meat industry to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on January 31, 2022. The discussion aimed to understand the perspectives of stakeholders on the meat sector's potential, barriers to trade with the UK, and possible implications of liberalising the sector to imports from UK under the agreement.
Trade Promotion Council of India, in collaboration with ICRIER, organised a Stakeholder Consultation with the Organic Food industry to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on January 28, 2022. The discussion aimed to understand the perspectives of stakeholders on organic food’s export potential, growth challenges and the prospects of liberalisation of this sector under the FTA.
Trade Promotion Council of India in partnership with ICRIER organised a Stakeholder Consultation with Importers and Retailers in the F&B space to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on January 24, 2022. The discussion aimed to understand the perspectives of stakeholders on the prospects of F&B imports in India's retail sector as well as major regulatory and procedural challenges that need to be addressed to simplify imports into India.
Trade Promotion Council of India in partnership with ICRIER organized a Stakeholder Consultation with the Fisheries industry to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on January 27, 2022. The discussion aimed to understand the perspectives of stakeholders on the fisheries sector’s potential, growth challenges, and the prospects of liberalization of the fisheries sector under the FTA.
Trade Promotion Council of India in partnership with ICRIER organised a Stakeholder Consultation with the Processed Food industry to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on January 24, 2022. The discussion aimed to understand the perspectives of stakeholders on the processed food sector's potential, growth challenges and the prospects of liberalisation under the FTA.
Trade Promotion Council of India in partnership with ICRIER organised a Stakeholder Consultation with the Fresh Fruit industry to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on January 24, 2022. The session revolved around the issues and views of the industry with respect to the fresh-fruits sector, its export potential and the policy interventions needed to improve the industry's growth to achieve self-reliance.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised the 5th edition of IndusFood, South Asia’s largest integrated trade show for the F&B and food tech industries, on January 8-10, 2022 at India Expo Mart, Greater Noida.
Trade Promotion Council of India organized the Indusfood Pac-Tech Roadshow for Smart Packaging Systems in association with IPMMI on December 22, 2021 at New Delhi. The platform was set up to assist food packaging technology companies and potential buyers of packaging technology to discuss and understand about Indusfood Tech/Indusfood Pac-Tech 2022 for their participation and also to showcase latest smart packaging systems that will make India as a smart packaging destination in the future.
Trade Promotion Council of India in partnership with ICRIER organised a Stakeholder Consultation with the Dairy industry to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on December 16, 2021. The discussion aimed to understand the perspectives of stakeholders on the dairy sector's potential, growth challenges and the prospects of liberalisation of the dairy sector under the FTA.
Trade Promotion Council of India in partnership with ICRIER organised a Stakeholder Consultation with the Alcobev industry to discuss the India-UK Trade Agreement on December 16, 2021. The discussion aimed to understand the perspectives of Indian and multinational companies to the trade agreement, as well as the business environment in both markets for the industry.
Trade Promotion Council of India with the support of Department of Commerce, Government of India organized the latest edition of its flagship export promotion event Source India at Istanbul, Turkey from December 14-17, 2021. The show covered players from multiple sectors such as Information Technology, Food Processing Technologies, Food Packaging Technologies, Food & Beverages and Ceramic Tiles.
The Trade Promotion Council of India organized an interactive webinar on “Cross Border e-commerce: A catalyst to US$ 1 trillion exports” on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at 3:00 pm IST. The session discussed the true potential of cross border e-commerce, how the leading nations are adapting and how Indian policy and industry need to evolve.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised an India-Bangladesh Buyer Seller Meeting in association with Bangladesh Agro Processors Association (BAPA) on 24th November, 2021 at Dhaka. The Buyer Seller Meeting was attended by 75 leading food processors of Bangladesh seeking to procure plant and Machineries from Indian suppliers.
Trade Promotion Council of India successfully organised India-UAE Food & Beverage Buyer Seller Meet at Dubai on 22nd October 2021. The event was inaugurated by Shri Ram Kumar Thangraj, Honourable Consul (Education, Passport & Attestation), Consulate General of India, Dubai.
The Trade Promotion Council of India organized an interactive webinar on “Hydrogen: The key to a carbon free future?” on Thursday, October 28th, 2021 at 3:00 pm IST.
Trade Promotion Council of India successfully organised India-Europe Food & Beverage Buyer Seller Meet at Koln on 10th October 2021. The event was inaugurated by Shri Ram Kumar, Consul (Coordination), Consulate General of India, Frankfurt.
Trade Promotion Council of India participated in the International Conference on Moringa, The Super Food – Research Status, Scope & Way Forward in Periyakulam, Tamil Nadu. The three day conference hosted eminent luminaries, who shared their thoughts on how stakeholders can improve market penetration for moringa in the domestic and international market.
Trade Promotion Council of India held a meeting with India-Brazil Chamber of Commerce to discuss potential areas of partnership to improve India-Brazil relations and provide more opportunities to companies from both countries to explore each other's markets.
Trade Promotion Council of India successfully organised the India-Russia Ceramic Buyers Sellers Meet on October 5, 2021 in Moscow in collaboration with the Embassy of India in Moscow. This was the first visit of ceramic and tiles exporters to Russia post the pandemic.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Trade & Investment Opportunities between India & Bahrain in collaboration with the Embassy of India in Bahrain on September 29. The webinar focused primarily on bilateral trade and investment potential for Indian and Bahraini companies in engineering goods and F&B technology.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar ‘Australia-India Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement on 28th September 2021.
India enjoyed excellent political, economic and military ties with Eastern and Central Europe (CEE) during the Cold War. A point to note is that in 2020, the total imports of CEE region from world declined by 3.2% but its imports from India surged by 1% (even after pandemic year).
Trade Promotion Council of India organised the “India-Egypt Food Processing & Packaging Technology Buyer Seller Meet” on 19th & 20th September, 2021, in Cairo, Egypt. This is the first such delegation visit & Buyer-Seller meeting after the pandemic.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on How Indian and Israeli agritech startups are transforming agriculture, in association with the Embassy of Israel in India on September 13, 2021. The discussion focused on key challenges faced by present-day agriculture, policy perspective on agricultural sustainability, solutions emanating from Indian and Israeli agritech companies and the potential of agritech startups to play a transformative role in agriculture.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on India-UAE: Trade & investment opportunities in agri and food processing in association with the Consulate General of India (CGI) Dubai on August 29, 2021. The webinar aimed to enlighten stakeholders on the trade, investment and collaboration opportunities specifically in Food & Beverage (highlighting how India can also contribute to food security), Food Processing technology & Packaging Technology.
The Trade Promotion Council of India organized a webinar on Climate change vs trade: Securing common ground’ on Friday, 27th August 2021 at 3:00 pm.
Trade Promotion Council of India, organised a webinar on Marine exports: Rejuvenating India’s blue economy on 11th August, 2021. The discussion focused on an understanding of India’s current marine exports & the role of a sustainable ocean economy in India’s post pandemic economic recovery.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on ‘India-UK Free Trade Agreement- Linking markets with the deepening of ties’ on 30th July 2021. The discussion involved the implications of the trade agreement for economic and trade growth of both the economies.
Trade Promotion Council of India, in collaboration with the Embassy of India in Kuwait organised a webinar on Trade and Investment Opportunities between India and Kuwait on July 29, 2021. The discussion focused on the current and emerging business opportunities that India and Kuwait can explore to boost their bilateral trade and investment.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Trade and Investment opportunities with ASEAN countries in association with the Embassies of Vietnam, Myanmar and Indonesia. The panelists discussed bilateral growth in India-ASEAN trade and investment, review of the FTA and post-COVID potential for business collaboration.
Trade Promotion Council of India organized a webinar on India’s Horticulture Exports: Time to level up on July 27, 2021. The webinar focused on the key issues and challenges facing India’s horticulture exports, approach of stakeholders and proposed solutions.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) signed a MoU with the Institute of Packaging Machinery Manufacturers of India (IPMMI) on 26th July 2021 in New Delhi. The IPMMI and TPCI have joined hands to promote food packaging technology globally.
Trade Promotion Council of India, in association with ICICI Bank hosted a webinar on Global Economic Outlook & Hedging solutions for managing Fx risk on July 26, 2021. The webinar focused on the current global economic situation, the predicted trajectory of recovery and how exporters can be better prepared for continued volatility in the currency market.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Tourism Collaboration between India and Saudi Arabia jointly with the support of the Embassy of India in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on July 11, 2021. The webinar focused on the opportunities and potential for collaboration for promotion of tourism between the two countries, and how this can catalyse their revival from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Trade and investment opportunities between India and Africa on July 7, 2021. The webinar talked about trade and investment opportunities under the AfFCTA and also India's role in Africa's development in the post-pandemic context.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Trade & Investment Opportunities between India and Brazil on July 6, 2021 in collaboration with the India-Brazil Chamber of Commercel; and with the proactive support of the Embassy of India in Brazil and the Embassy of Brazil in New Delhi. The webinar discussed the opportunities, challenges and collaboration avenues that the two countries can explore to expand their trade and investment partnership.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar ‘India-Mauritius Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement’ on 1st July’ 2021. The discussion focused on the growth in the India-Mauritius economic relations to unfold over the years and implications of agreement for both countries.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Shipping crisis: A threat to trade recovery on June 25, 2020. The webinar was conducted in light of the recent disruptions in shipping routes, alarming rise in freight costs and shortages of containers that were impacting exporters, particularly SMEs.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised an online panel discussion on “Leveraging PLI scheme to push large scale manufacturing in India” on June 17’ 2021 with the discussion including wide ranging issues entailing PLI scheme.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on Trade and Investment Opportunities in the Latin American Region. The panel constituted Hon'ble Ambassadors of Argentina, Chile and Mexico to India, who deliberated on the positive momentum and potential of India-Latin America relations.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on SEZs - the key to boost India's exports, which deliberated on the performance of SEZs and the role they can play in making India the manufacturing hub of Asia post-COVID.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on the topic Bilateral Trade & Investment Opportunities between India & Lebanon on 4th June, 2021 with the support and facilitation of the Embassy of India in Lebanon and the Embassy of Lebanon in India.
Under TPCI's #Oxygenpositive initiative, a second shipment of 100 oxygen concentrators arrived from Jeddah to New Delhi on June 1.
TPCI successfully organized a panel talk on the “Has import substitution strategy worked for India?” on June 1, 2021.
Under TPCI's #Oxygenpositive initiative, a shipment of 200 oxygen concentrators arrived from Jeddah to New Delhi on May 30. This was made possible due to timely and effective facilitation of the Consulate General of India in Jeddah.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised a webinar on the topic India-EU Trade Negotiations – A new era of collaboration on May 28. The panel provided practical insights on how industry should view the ongoing talks as well as how policymakers may approach the trade negotiations, considering the variance in aspirations between India and the EU from the deal.
Under its #Oxygenpositive initiative, TPCI in association with the Embassy of India in Mexico has secured the supply of 102 oxygen concentrators for a hospital in New Delhi. The concentrators left Mexico for Delhi on the morning of May 10.
The 4th edition of Indusfood was successfully organised on March 20-21, 2021, at the India Expo Centre and Mart, Greater Noida, with due regard to safety protocols prescribed in the wake of the pandemic. Earning the distinction of the first post-pandemic F&B trade fair in India, Indusfood 2021 witnessed participation of 330+ exhibitors and 800+ buyers from 52 countries.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) has entered into an MoU with the Association of Bekaa Industrialists (ABI), Lebanon for promotion of bilateral cooperation and enhancing trade & business relations between the two countries.
TPCI organised India’s virtual participation at Paper Middle East Hybrid Expo 2020, which was held during December 17-19, 2020. The event involved 50 Indian exporters from Paper, Paper pulp, paper products, Paper Technology, Paper Chemical and other ingredient sectors.
TPCI organised the India-Mexico Buyers Sellers Meet on Ceramic & Vitrified Tiles on December 14, 2020. The BSM facilitated direct B2B engagement between 8 manufacturers and exporters from India and 12 buyers from Mexico.
TPCI has signed an MoU with Proxtera, an initiative of Monetary Authority of Singapore, to build a white label B2B e-commerce platform to help Indian SMEs seamlessly connect with buyers and suppliers across global markets.
The TPCI team met HE Mr. Federico Salas Lotfe, Hon’ble Ambassador of Mexico to India at the Embassy of Mexico, New Delhi today to discuss possible collaboration opportunities for promotion of trade and investment between the two countries.
TPCI organised a virtual buyers-sellers meet on Food and Beverages between Indian exporters and buyers from Trinidad & Tobago, Granada and Dominica on November 24, 2020. The BSM was held with the support of the High Commission of India, Port of Spain.
Laxman Singh Rathore, Chairman of TPCI’s Sectoral Committee on Food & Beverages, and President - International Business, Ramdev Food Products Pvt. Ltd. delivered a presentation on export potential of Moringa at International Webinar on Moringa – A Superfood - Boon To Mankind, organized by Tamil Nadu Agriculture University.
TPCI organized India-Nigeria Virtual Buyers-Sellers Meet on F&B Products on 24th September, with the support of HCI Nigeria and Lagos Chamber of Commerce. During the BSM, ten Indian suppliers dealing in F&B products such as organic food, confectionary, basmati and non-basmati rice, spices, tea, Indian ethnic food, ghee etc. interacted with 50 companies from Nigeria.
The Mega Virtual Buyer-Seller Meet powered by Indusfood-F&B got off to an invigorating start on September 15. The first day witnessed five engaging and fruitful sessions between Indian F&B exporters and buyers from Southeast Asia, Europe, UK, Australia, New Zealand, US and Canada.
With the objective of tapping new markets and identifying new opportunities for trade and investment, Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI), has constituted three Committees focusing on Food & Beverages, Food Processing Technology and Chemical and Allied Products.
On Monday, July 13, 2020, Trade Promotion Council of India organised the Virtual India-Lebanon Buyer-Seller Meet In The Food & Beverage Segment. The event saw participation from quite a few notable personalities such as HE Dr. Suhel Ajaz Khan, Hon’ble Ambassador of India to Lebanon; Ms. Rana Zeitouni, Commercial Section, Embassy of India – Beirut; HE Anwar El Khalil, Member of Parliament, represented by Mr. Zaher Ghosn and Mr. Charles Zarzour, Ministry of Agriculture. Mr. Nicola Abou Faysal, President, Association of Bekaa Industrialists – Gardenia & Mr. Tony Tohmeh, Board Member, Chamber of Commerce, Industry & Agriculture Zahleh & Bekaa were also present in the meeting.
On Wednesday, July 15, 2020, Trade Promotion Council of India, in association with the High Commission of India in Ottawa, orchestrated an online Indo–Canada Buyer Seller Meet, which saw participation from prominent names in the food & beverage industries of the countries.
On Friday, 6th March, TPCI held a successful meeting with Business France Inde & Normandie Agence De Developpment at the Embassy of France, New Delhi. The meeting encompassed an informative discussion between the participants who discussed the business environment in the two countries.
TPCI participates with delegates from Film and Food Sectors at Mumbai for the road show which was a pre- cursor to the J&K Global Investors’ Summit 2020. The delegation also had B2G meeting with the J&K officials and explored the potential investment opportunities.
Mohit Singla, Chairman Trade Promotion Council of India, met Mr. Cao Quoc Hung, Vice Minister of Ministry of Industry and Trade, Government of Vietnam.
TPCI with the support of Ministry of Commerce and Industry is organizing the India Pavilion in “CEVISAMA-2020”, Spain. The 37th International Ceramics Exhibition for Architecture, Bathroom and Kitchen Equipment, Natural Stone, Raw Materials, Glazes, Frits and Machinery. India Pavilion was inaugurated by H.E. Mr. Madan Singh Bhandari, Deputy Chief of Mission in presence of Ms. Juhi Jalota, Third Secretary, Embassy of India in Madrid at CEVISAMA, Valencia, Spain.
Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman, TPCI along with the senior officials of the council had bilateral discussions for promoting F&B exports to Russia. Ms. Olga Kulikova, Business Ambassador to India and member of General Council of All-Russia Public Organisation "Business Russia" discussed how to intensify engagement for the next edition of IndusFood and promoting investment from Russia in India.
World’s largest Indian food & beverage sourcing show- IndusFood 2020, was inaugurated by the Commerce Secretary, GOI, Dr. Anup Wadhawan, IAS, on 8th January 2020 at India Exposition Mart Ltd, Greater Noida. The show hosted world class buyers from 80 plus countries. The three day event (8th - 10th January 2020) with two concomitant shows- IndusFood Chem and IndusFood Tech 2020 was bigger and grander this year.
TPCI with the support of Ministry of Commerce and Industry is organizing an India Pavilion at SIAL Middle East (SIAL ME), UAE during December 9-11, 2019. It is an international trade fair for the food and beverage industry, which takes place annually in Abu Dhabi.
TPCI organised an India Pavilion at FI Europe, Paris, France from 3rd -5th December, 2019. FI Europe takes place biennially in a major European city, uniting the world's leading food and beverage suppliers, research & development, production and marketing specialists to showcase the most diverse range of new and innovative ingredients and services.
Trade Promotion Council of India and Indian Embassy in Afghanistan organised Buyer-Seller Meet (BSM) in Kabul on 1st December 2019. Local Afghan Businessmen including women entrepreneurs in the field of agriculture participated in the event. Afghan Minister of Industry & Commerce H.E. Mr. Ajmal Ahmady graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
TPCI with the support of Department of Commerce, Government of India, organised an India Pavilion at the 14th Vietnam International Chemical Industry Exhibition, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam from 27th -30th November, 2019. This gala show will be a fair for dyes, chemicals and pigments industry based in Vietnam.
TPCI organised a buyer-seller meet (BSM) for Indian food and beverage exporters with Arabian Development Company for Trading in Riyadh. The Arabian Development Company for Trading was led by its MD, Mr Fares Farouk Beshiti.
Chairman TPCI, Mr Mohit Singla met Mr Xiangnam President and Ms Tu Qi Vice- President of China National Furniture Association (CNFA) in Beijing, China on 19th November 2019. Both side explored the future possibility of collaboration looking at the great potential that India holds in the furniture sector.
Buyer-Seller Meet at Lulu Hyper Market Regional Office, Riyadh on 16th November 2019. Mr. Shehim Mohammed, Director presented Lulu Hypermarket to the Delegates with a short but descriptive presentation. Followed by B2B meetings of the Exporters and Category Buyers of Lulu.
Trade Promotion Council of India along with the embassy of Vietnam in India organized India- Vietnam Business Forum today in New Delhi. Ambassador of Vietnam to India, Mr Pham Sanh Chau, Deputy Director General Ministry of Industry & Trade of Vietnam Mr. Do Quoc Hung, business leaders of the companies from both sides were present in the meeting.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) has signed a MoU with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) for boosting the SME exports from India to key international markets though a landmark online trade platform called BSB. High Commission of India in Singapore has played a key role in supporting this future platform, this MOU will link TPCI server with a global trade platform and promote Indian business with technologies of future such as Artificial intelligence and block chain.
TPCI with the support of Ministry of Commerce and Industry organised an India Pavilion at Food and Hospitality Qatar during November 12-14, 2019 at Doha. This is one of the premier B2B trade fair for Food & Beverages sector, which is a vibrant and lucrative platform to tap into opportunities in Qatar’s Food & Beverages sector. The Indian pavilion was inaugurated by H.E Shri P. Kumaran Hon’ble Ambassador of India to Qatar, Mr. Surinder Bharat, First Secretary Commerce, Embassy of India, Qatar and Mr. Azimuth Abbas, President, Indian Business & Professional Council, Qatar.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised the “Source India” in Yangon, Myanmar concurrently with Myanfood Exhibition during 31st October-2nd November, 2019. The Source India Pavilion was inaugurated by HE Shri Saurabh Kumar, Hon’ble Ambassador of India, HE U Zaw Aye Maung, Minister, Ministry of Ethnic Affairs and HE Ms Alessandra Schiavo, Ambassador, India, Yagon. The TPCI delegation was led by Mr. Deepak Vohra, Sr. Deputy Director, TPCI.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) held a fruitful meeting with a distinguished delegation from prominent industry chambers from Nepal today. Delegates from Nepal included Rajesh Shreshtha, President, Nepal Chamber of Commerce; Urmila Shrestha, Chairperson, Nepal Women Chamber; Chandra Shreshta, President, Gorkha Chamber of Commerce; Ashok Shreshta, President, Arghhanchi Chamber of Commerce; Tank Prasad Pokheral, Executive Member, Arghhanchi Chamber of Commerce; Pankaj Joshi, Corporate Member, NCC and Shrishti Tripathi, Deputy Director, Nepal Chamber of Commerce.
Trade Promotion Council of India along with Department of Commerce, Government of India, organised the “Source India” in Mexico at Expo CIHAC during October 15-19, 2019. H.E Ambassador of India to Mexico Shri Manpreet Vohra inaugurated the India Pavilion in Expo CIHAC on 15th October 2019. The TPCI delegation was led by Mr. Sandip Das, Director, TPCI.
TPCI with support of the Embassy of India, Brussels took a delegation of exporters/manufacturers of specialty organic food to participate in the 18th edition of BioXpo, Brussels Expo, Belgium during 13th-14th October, 2019. This is the only B2B Expo on Bio, Organic and Natural products in Belgium covering major EU buyers.
TPCI organised an India Pavilion at the 3rd Selangor International Business Summit, Malaysia from 10th -13th October, 2019.
Mr. Jorge Lopez Morton Vice Chairman, COMCE (Mexican Business Council for Trade, Investment and Technology) visited TPCI today. In an excellent meeting with Mr. Suresh Kumar Makhijani, Joint Director General, TPCI and others, Mr. Morton exchanged optimistic notes and potential business possibilities of IndusFood 2020.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) with support of Department of Commerce, Government of India took an exporter delegation to the popular food and beverage trade fair ANUGA 2019 at Cologne, Germany from 05th-09th October, 2019. Anuga is the world's leading trade fair for the food and beverage industry with unique trade fair concept as 10 trade fairs under one roof offer the trade visitors a clear visitor guide with short paths through the 284,000 sq m exhibition centre.
Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, Piyush Goyal and Ministers of State of Commerce and Industry, Hardeep Singh Puri and SomParkash addressed the 2nd meeting of the Board of Trade held this year in New Delhi on 12th September 2019.
The two-day Business and Innovation Summit, “India-Singapore: The Next Phase”, were held on 9-10 September 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Singapore was inaugurated by Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, External Affairs Minister India in presence of Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan Minister for Foreign Affairs Singapore other dignitaries and participants from across the world.
TPCI organised Source India pavilion at the 88th Izmir International Fair in Turkey during September 6-10, 2019, with around 80 member exporters.
Suresh Kumar Makhijani, Joint Director General, TPCI and Sandip Das, Director, TPCI met Minister Armando Vivanco Castellanos, Deputy Head of Mission, Embassy of Mexico in India today. The meeting centred on preparations for the upcoming Source India Mexico event. The event is being organised by TPCI at Expo Cihac during October 15-19, 2019.
Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman TPCI met Secretary DPIIT, Dr. Guruprasad Mohapatra in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi, on 26th August 2019. Chairman greeted the new Secretary and wished him very best for his new role. Chairman also briefed him about the Council’s latest activities including the IndusFood, the Council’s flagship show.
The meeting was chaired by Member of Provincial Parliament, Hon. Deepak Anand and Co-Chaired by Hon. MPP, Nina Tangri. Mr. Deepak Vohra TPCI officers were welcomed by the team of trade department of Govt. of Ontario. The meeting was organized by the team of North American Brands Group Inc., Director – Mr. Sandeep Keshari. The purpose of the meeting was to strengthen bilateral trade promotion between both the countries especially in the State of Ontario of Canada and India.
After the success of the BSM in New York, TPCI took the business delegation from India to another Food & Beverages Buyers Sellers meet at Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC), Toronto, Canada on August 22-23, 2019. This BSM was organised by TPCI in collaboration with CGI, Toronto and ICCC. The programme was attended by 40 prominent Indian exporters of value-added and branded products representing processed food items, ready to cook, Indian ethnic products, Spices, Tea & grains segment.
TPCI organized a Food & Beverages buyers sellers meet at Consulate General of India, New York, USA on 20th August 2019. This programme was attended by 40 prominent Indian exporters of value-added and branded products representing processed food items, ready to cook, Indian ethnic products, Spices, Tea & grains segment. Agriculture & Processed Food Export Development Authority (APEDA) had also joined this programme with their member exporters.
Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman, TPCI, met a cross-section of stakeholders from across countries during his tour to Europe. The meetings were highly fruitful, involving detailed discussions on opportunities for collaboration and mutual synergy for the upcoming Indus Food-Tech 2020.
Chairman TPCI, Mohit Singla met Shri Ajit Gupte, Ambassador of India, Denmark at Copenhagen in July 2019. Chairman discussed with Ambassador ways to promote trade and investment between the two countries.
The Indian pavilion at Food and Drink Technology, Africa (fdt) was inaugurated by Dr. K J Srinivasa, Counsel General of India in Johannesburg, along with Shri Balbir Saini, Consul (Cultural) CGI, Johannesburg, Ms. Dain, Country Head - Messe Munchen South Africa. The TPCI delegation was led by Sandip Das, Director, TPCI.
TPCI got overwhelmed with the eminent visit of Mr. Hee-chul Jung, Chief Representative (Director), Korea International Trade Association (KITA), today. Mr. Jung met Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman, TPCI, and exchanged notes on mutual trade and cooperation. The Korea International Trade Association (KITA), established in 1946, is a private non-profit trade organization which is currently the largest business organization in Korea with over 70,000 member companies.
The Soybean Processors Association of India (SOPA), Chairman, Dr. Davish Jain, visited TPCI today. He is also the Vice Chairman, Prestige Education Society. During his meeting, Dr. Jain shared his valuable industry prospective on soybean exports and its contribution as India’s farm produce. Dr. Jain is also the active member of the PM’s committee for doubling the farmers’ income by 2022.
TPCI participated at the Select USA Investment Summit 2019. For this event, TPCI had partnered with Embassy of the United States to jointly promote ‘Select USA 2019 Investment Summit’. The Summit was held from June 10-12, 2019, in Washington DC.
TPCI as its buyer's mobilization and promotion has reached Kenya for inviting buyers for ensuing IndusFood 2020. Mr. Deepak Vohra, Senior Deputy Director has reached to multiple buyers and Indian commission to visit and promote the IndusFood 2020.
Trade Promotion Council of India with the support of the Department of Commerce, Government of India, organised an India pavilion at THAIFEX during 28 May- 01 June, 2019 at Impact exhibition & Convention Center, Bangkok, Thailand. The pavilion was inaugurated by the Smt. Suchitra Durai, IFS, Ambassador of India in Thailand on May 28 at Bangkok, Thailand in presence of TPCI team members and Indian exhibitors.
China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) met the TPCI Chairman Mr. Mohit Singla at TPCI office in New Delhi on 21st May 2019. The meeting was held to explore how colorations of both the councils can help leverage overall trade. TPCI requested CCPIT to participate in the Indus Food Tech which will be held in January 2020. Also, both sides explore the possibility of participation and sending the business delegation to each other countries.
Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman, Trade Promotion Council of India was invited by the Foreign Service Institute, New Delhi to deliver an address to Indian Foreign Service Officer Trainees (OTs) of the 2018 Batch and 2 Bhutanese diplomats on May 17, 2019, as part of their Induction Training Programme. During the address, Mr. Singla briefed the officers on TPCI’s initiatives and opportunities for collaboration with MEA & Indian Missions for exhibitions, buyer-seller meets, road shows and conferences for promoting ‘Brand India’, exports and inward investment.
TPCI officials engaged in an interaction with Mr Mohammad Mansoor Sahak, Commercial Counsellor, Embassy of Afghanistan in New Delhi. The two sides deliberated on upcoming TPCI initiatives – Indusfood, Indusfood Tech (8-10 Jan, 2020) and Indusfood Chem along with the proposed BSM in the F&B Sector in Kabul during 2019. Cooperation between TPCI and the Embassy for inbound delegations from Afghanistan was also a key agenda for discussion. The meeting also focused on enhancing opportunities for expanding the business relationship between the two countries through various modes including public-private partnership (P-P-P), projects, investment and export of Afghani products to India.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) engaged in an Interactive Session with Commercial Representatives (CRs) posted in the African and American regions, including Latin America on April 12, 2019. Mr Mohit Singla, Chairman, TPCI briefed the CRs on TPCI's strategic roadmap for 2019-20, and discussed opportunities for mutual collaboration to enhance prospects for India's external trade & investment. The interaction was organised by the Foreign Service Institute (FSI).
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) in association with the Ministry of Commerce & Industry organised an India pavilion with 45 companies at the Kuwait International Agro Food Expo during April 10-11, 2019. This is the only annual Agriculture, Food Products, Food Safety and Food Security Expo held in Kuwait, which is supported by the Public Authority for Agriculture Affairs and Fish Resources – Kuwait.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) in association with the Ministry of Commerce & Industry organised an India pavilion with 24 companies in Hannover Messe, Germany during April 1-5, 2019. Hannover Messe is the world’s largest industrial fair that showcases a complete range of technological innovations across the value chain – covering research and development, industrial automation, IT, industrial supply, production technologies and services to energy and mobility technologies.
Trade Promotion Council of India in association with the economic division of Ministry of External Affairs successfully organized a round table seminar on Export of Indian Cinema and Audio-visual Services to CIS and other countries on March 25, 2019 at Videsh Bhawan, Bandra-Kurla Complex, Mumbai.
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) organized a roundtable seminar for its members with a visiting Egyptian business delegation comprising the Suez Canal Economic Zone and East Port Said Development Company, in association with the Embassy of Egypt, New Delhi. The discussion focused on the business opportunities and incentives for Indian companies in Egypt, and more specifically in the Suez Canal Economic Zone.
The Commercial Counselor of the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt graced his presence at TPCI office to discuss formalities related to the oncoming business delegation from Egypt, scheduled to meet the TPCI delegation on 18th March, 2019.
A successful meeting with Chabahar Free Zone Organisation in Tehran, Iran. Seen in this picture (left to right): Dr. D. Mehan (Consultant), Dr. Abdolrahim Kordi (Chairman & MD Chabahar Free Zone Organisation), Mr. Mohit Singla (Chairman TPCI) and Mr. Ashok Sethi (Consultant TPCI).
Mr. Pramod Goyal, President, Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce face-to-face with Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman, Trade Promotion Council of India. The two apex chambers met to discuss avenues to further business interests between the two countries.
Several Canadian businessmen accompanied by key officials of Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce called on TPCI Chairman in the TPCI office in Delhi earlier today. Group photo at the conclusion of a highly successful business meeting.
During the India Argentina Business Forum meeting conducted in the Taj Mahal Hotel, New Delhi discussions were held on how to increase bilateral trade opportunities between India and Argentina. A high-level delegation from TPCI including Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman, TPCI, Mr. M.K Parimoo, SG, TPCI, Mr. Kapil Gupta, Jt. DG, TPCI, Mr. Suresh Kumar Makhijani, Jt. DG, TPCI seen interacting with the Argentinian business delegation.
A high profile TPCI delegation led by Chairman Mr. Mohit Singla during the India Argentina CEO Business Forum meeting that was conducted on the sidelines of the visit of HE President of Argentina to India. The meeting was held at the Taj Mahal Hotel, Delhi.
Mr. Saravanan Balasubramanian, Second Secretary (Political & Commerce), Embassy of India, Spain graced his presence during Cevisama (International Exhibition of Ceramics for Architecture, Bathroom and Kitchen Equipment, Natural Stone, Raw Materials, Enamels, Frits and Ceramic Colors, and Machinery) 2019, wherein TPCI took a big delegation. Seen here with Mr. Sandip Das, Director Events, TPCI.
Inaugural Session of Indusfood 2019 attended by Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal (Union Cabinet Minister of Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India), Shri Santosh K. Sarangi (Jt. Secy, Department of Commerce, Govt. of India), Mr. Mohit Singla (Chairman, TPCI), Mr. Manoj K. Bharti (Additional Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs) and Mr. L.N. Gupta (Additional Chief Secretary, Odisha Government).
HE Ahmad Javed Indian ambassador to Riyadh and HE Manoj K Bharti...
Leader of TPCI's Infra and Housing delegation to Saudi Arabia HE Manoj K Bharti ...
Saudi India Business Meeting with Council of Saudi Chambers on the occasion of the Indian Infrastructure & Housing Delegation visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Respective delegations were headed by Eng. Kamel S. Almunajjed, Chairman of Saudi Indian Business Council and Mr Manoj K Bharti, Addl Secy ED Div Ministry of External Affairs, Govt of India.
TPCI delegation in Iraq for Food BSM called upon the Minister for Trade in Iraqi Govt for a round table meeting. The minister along with senior officials from food ministry assured the Indian delegation of their renewed focus towards Indian commodities, after the trade went downhill since 2003.
A 3-member TPCI delegation led by Suresh Kumar Makhijani, Jt. Director General at TPCI welcomed the Hon’ble Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau on his formal appointment to India after he presented his credentials to the Hon’ble President of India.
Ambassador Pham Sanh Chau, the newly appointed Ambassador of Vietnam to India organized a lavish reception at the Embassy of Vietnam in New Delhi after presenting his credentials to the Hon’ble President of India. Several Indian dignitaries and prominent businessmen were present...
TPCI's Ashok Sethi being presented with a bouquet at the inauguration of the Food and Agro Buyer-Seller Meet (BSM) organised by Consulate General of India in Jeddah in association with Jeddah Chamber and Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI)..
Saudi importers showing interest in Indian commodities at the Food and Agro Buyer-Seller Meet (BSM)...
Indian exporters met the major importers of Saudi Arabia during a Food and Agro Buyer-Seller Meet (BSM)...
Jawed Ashraf, High Commissioner of India to Singapore and Mohit Singla, Chairman TPCI had a good meeting when Mohit Singla called on him in the Indian High Commission at Singapore
Argentina celebrated its National Day on October 25th, 2018. On this occasion, TPCI Chairman Mr. Mohit Singla greeted H.E. Mr. Daniel Chuburu, the Ambassador of the Argentine Republic and offered his best wishes
A high profile Vietnam delegation met TPCI to discuss ways and means to reduce trade barriers between the India and Vietnam.
Pham Sanh Chau, the new ambassador of Vietnam to India presented TPCI Chairman Mohit Singla with a memento brought from Vietnam, during the meeting between high level delegation from India with TPCI delegation.
A high level delegation from Vietnam met a TPCI delegations to discuss business opportunities and future cooperation between India and Vietnam so as to achieve the target of bilateral trade of US$15 bn by 2020
A high level Vietnamese delegation from Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Vietnam met a Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) delegation at the Vietnamese embassy in Delhi to discuss avenues to enhance bilateral trade between the two countries.
Canada India Global Forum (CIGF-B.C.) organized a round table discussion recently for promotion of second edition of Indus Food being held on January 14, 2019 in Noida, India. Mr. Suresh Kumar Makhijani, Joint Director General of Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI), on behalf of Indusfood
TPCI’s Mr. Suresh Kr. Makhijani (Jt. DG) felicitated Mr. Muktesh K. Pardeshi (India’s ambassador to Mexico) with a bouquet when the later visited the Source India pavilion hoisted by TPCI at Expo Cihac exhibition
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) inaugurated the Source India pavilion at the 30th edition of the famous Expo Cihac exhibition in Mexico City
The high profile Secretary and CEO of Dhaka-based Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industry (IBCCI), Mr. Jahangir bin Alam visited TPCI office in New Delhi recently to discuss the forthcoming visit of IBCCI delegates from F&B industry
European dairy industry too is looking towards India. This has been result of several rounds of discussion and B2B meetings
Several top buying houses, manufacturers of processed food as well as supermarket chains from West European countries are gearing up to source their F&B requirements from India
TPCI signed a MoU for enhancing joint cooperation with Russia Export Center
Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Russia Export Centre for mutual cooperation in the field of trade and investment promotion between the two organizations
Mr. Tara Chand, Director, TPCI (standing 2nd from right) led a 4 member business delegation nominated by TPCI for the visit of H.E. Shri Ram Nath Kovind, Hon’ble President of India, to Bulgaria (Sofia) and Czech Republic (Prague) from 4th September, 2018 to 8th September, 2018.
India was the Partner Country in the 87th Izmir International tradeshow which was held in Turkey from 7th to 11th September 2018.
Mr Ashok Sethi, Director, Trade Production Council of India met the President of India-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry and former President of FBCCI, Abdul Matlub Ahmad at Mohakhali’s Nitol Bhaban.
Trade Promotion Council of India inaugurated the ‘India Pavilion’ at the prestigious ‘Food and Drink Technology Africa 2018’ trade show which was organized at Gallagher Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa from 4-6 September.
Mr. Mohit Singla, Chairman, Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) signed a MoU with Moscow Chamber of Commerce and Industry for joint cooperation in promotion of Indusfood, mega show in line with other global food events. Mr. Yuri N. Morozov, Head of International Cooperation MCCI signed the MoU with TPCI Chairman.
Mr Kapil Gupta, Joint Director General, TPCI addressed a big gathering of exporters of food processing industry, majorly seafood exporters, at a roadshow organized by the Utkal Chamber of Commerce & Industries, at Bhubaneshwar on 27th July 2018.
A roadshow was organized by TPCI in association with Sangli Chamber of Commerce and Sangli Turmeric Cluster Pvt Ltd on 13th of July 2018 at Sangli Chamber of Commerce, Maharashtra for the promotion of the upcoming second edition of TPCI’s flagship International Food Show cum Reverse Buyer Seller Meet (RBSM) – Indusfood II, which will be held in Greater Noida on January 14-15, 2019.
TPCI delegation comprising of prominent Indian Industry players dealing in sectors like Food, IT and Construction were a part of the Business Delegation led by the Hon’ble President of India H.E. Ram Nath Kovind during his official visit to Greece on 19th June 2018.
On 1st July 2018, Mr. Ashok Sethi, Director, TPCI, had a fruitful meeting with Mr. Amir Hossein Shahmir, Acting Deputy for Foreign Trade, Government Trading Corporation of Iran.
The 25th anniversary edition of Iran food+ hospitality 2018 kicked off on 29 June at the Tehran International Permanent Fair Grounds, Tehran, Iran. A total of 1,118 exhibitors from 29 countries welcomed more than 40,000+ visitors from all over Iran at the event.
TPCI organized the India Pavilion at Europe’s Biggest Festival for Innovation and Digitization- CEBIT at Deutsche Messe AG, Hannover, Germany. The show featured the most comprehensive array of ICT technologies & digitization, presented by over 4000 exhibitors from 90 countries.
Government of India gave mandate to TPCI to organize the India pavilion at the well-established trade fair “Thaifex- World of Food Asia 2018” from 29th May to 2nd June 2018 at Bangkok, Thailand. The Mega-Event was jointly organized, amongst others, by Thai Chamber of Commerce and was powered by ANUGA.
Trade Promotion Council of India conducted a fruitful meeting with the Ambassador of Republic of Iraq on strengthening the trade relations between the two countries, and extending a warm welcome to H.E. Dr Falah A. Abdulsada, Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to India, who has recently taken up his assignment in New Delhi.
On 17th May 2018, TPCI Chairman Mr. Mohit Singla accompanied by Mr. Suresh Kumar Makhijani, Joint Director General, TPCI and Mr. Ashok Sethi, Director, TPCI had a fruitful meeting with Mr. James C. F. Huang, Chairman, TAITRA (Taiwan External Trade Development Council), Mr. Michael Wang, Director of Board, New Frontier Foundation, Mr. Michael Lin, Director Taipei World Trade Centre Liaison Office in Mumbai and Mr. Kyle Chiu, special assistant to the Chairman TAITRA.
In order to develop the relations of cooperation in the commercial and economic fields between the private sector companies, businessmen and investors in the republic of India, Trade Promotion Council of India signed a memorandum of understanding with Joint Iraqi Indian Chamber whereby this commercial and economic cooperation shall be framed.
Hon'ble Minister for Commerce and Industry, Shri Suresh Prabhu along with Shri Mohit Singla, Chairman TPCI inaugurates “Indus Food 2018” which was held from 18th -19th January’ 2018 at India Exposition Mart, Greater Noida. “Indus Food 2018”- a mega international food and beverage trade show-
Shri Mohit Singla, Chairman, TPCI met Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 12th December to discuss about the TPCI’s forthcoming flagship event- Indus Food.
A 10-member delegation from Ghana led by Mrs.Gufty Oehen Konandu, CEO "One District One Factory" project of Govt. of Ghana visited India from 6th to 13th November,2017.
A four member delegation from Australia comprising of The Honorable Robert Borbidge AO, Chair, Embracing 2018 Legal Advisory Committee, Queensland Government, Australia (former Premier of Queensland) , Ms. Yasmahne Hanel, Director, Industry Engagements, Games Benefits and Assurance, Office of the Commonwealth Games, Mr. Craig Roswell, Business and Investment Attraction Officer, Economic Development and Major Projects, City of Gold Cost, and Mr. Ashsih Sharma, Director, Northwest India, Australia Trade and Investment Commission visited the office of Trade Promotion Council of India as part of Trade 2018.
Shri Mohit Singla, Chairman, TPCI called on Honorable Minister of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India Shri Suresh Prabhu. Shri Mohit Singla was accompanied by Shri M K Parimoo, Secretary General, TPCI and Shri. Kapil Gupta Jt. DG, TPCI.
Trade Promotion Council of India co-organized a Food & Agriculture BSM with Embassy of Argentina on 11th September, 2017 at Hotel Lalit, New Delhi.
H.E. Muktesh K Pardeshi, Ambassador of India to Mexico inaugurated TPCI India Pavilion at the 29th edition of Expo Nacional Ferretera, Guadalajara, Mexico. The TPCI India Pavilion showcased 45 Indian companies, representing various sectors such as building materials, construction equipment, wood machinery, interior furnishings and products.
CPM Moscow is an initiative of Trade Promotion Council of India in collaboration with Ministry of Commerce and Industries. On 30th September, 2017 India, Mr Pankaj Saran, Ambassador of India to the Russian Federation inaugurated CPM, Moscow.
In a first-of-its-kind initiative by the Union Government, the Department of Commerce (DoC) along with Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) on 25th july’ 2017, Tuesday launched
Mr. Asghar Omidi- Economic Counsellor Embassy of Islamic Republic of Iran, on his visit to TPCI on 25.05.2017 called on the Chairman TPCI, Mr. Mohit Singla. A career diplomat, having spent most of his diplomatic stints in Europe, Mr. Omidi sought accelerated support of TPCI for connecting with the counterpart organisations in Iran..
TPCI Jt. Director General Mr. Kapil Gupta met Mr. Massoud Maleki, Director Asia and Oceania Tehran Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Mohammad Raza Bakhtiari, Ex. Ambassador Deputy for International Affairs, Tehran Chamber of Commerce and Ms. Maryam Khazaie, Deputy for Economic Research..
TPCI Jt. Director General Mr. Kapil Gupta meeting Mr. Abolfazl Rahnama H., Ambassador Director General for Bilateral Relations, Iran Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Ebrahim Jamili, President, Iran-India Business Council and Mr. Parham Rezaei, Inspector, Iran-India Business Council on 24th May 2017 at the office of Iran Chamber.
Trade Promotion Council of India organised India Pavilion in the Iran Agro Food show with the support of Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India and Embassy of India in Tehran, Iran mounting a delegation of around 50 member exporters from the food, agro and beverage sector exhibiting ..
Trade Promotion Council of India organised India Pavilion in the Hospitalar show with the support of Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India, Consulate General of India in Sao Paulo and AIMED, mounting a delegation of around 30 member exporters from the medical & laboratory equipment’s, surgical..
The largest medical instruments & laboratory equipment show in the Latin American region Hospitalar is all set to start from 16th May 2017 at Expo Centre Norte, Sao Paulo, Brazil. TPCI is organizing an India Pavilion in the said show mounting a delegation of around 30 Indian member companies from the above mentioned..
Trade Promotion Council of India organised the first and largest of its kind India show in Ghana called Source India Ghana 2017 at the Accra International Conference Center (AICC), Accra Ghana from 28th February to 2nd March 2017. TPCI mounted the participation of around 50 Indian companies..
Trade Promotion Council of India organised the first and largest of its kind India show in Ghana called Source India Ghana 2017 at the Accra International Conference Center (AICC), Accra Ghana from 28th February to 2nd March 2017.
Jharkhand investment summit was organised by the state Government of Jharkhand during Feb 16-17, 2017. TPCI Chairman Shri. Mohit Singla and Jt. Director General Shri. Kapil Gupta visited the summit held at Ranchi on 16th Feb, 2017 and met Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. Raghubbar Das.
The first and largest of its kind India show in Kenya “Source India Kenya 2017” was held at the Kenyatta International Convention Center (KICC), Nairobi from 11th to 13th January 2017. The show was the largest of its size with a participation of around 90 Indian companies from sectors like Education..
TPCI officials Shri. M K Parimoo, Secretary General and Shri. Kapil Gupta Jt. DG TPCI met Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Minsiter of State for Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India and Shri. Gupta presented memento to Smt. Sitharaman. TPCI officials paid their visit to the minister and conveyed about recent trade promotion..
The 12th Bangladesh Food & Bake Tech show was held at the International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB), Dhaka from 24th to 26th November 2016 with participation of over 300 exhibitors and 10,000 visitors
With the process of lifting of sanctions on Iran by the United States, Iran is going to be a preferred export destination for many countries, including India. As per information received India and Iran have commenced discussions for a Preferential Trade Agreement. TPCI received a communication..
In a key move to strengthen and expand Indian exports in the food & agri sector, TPCI developed and presented strategy presentation to the Secretaries of Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Food Processing Industries and Ministry of Agriculture and representatives from APEDA in Udyog Bhavan on 23 June 2016.
TPCI has flourished into the Indian Export Promotion Council of the new age, justifying the ‘Spaghetti-Bowl’ paradigm that typifies today’s global trade. TPCI is steadily eclipsing the competition through its perfect mix of research, advocacy and outreach — a fact demonstrated by the signing of the MOU..
23rd edition of the Iran Food + Bev Tec & Iran Food & Hospitality, Tehran was held at the Tehran International Fair Grounds from 30th May to 2nd June, 2016. The show was jointly organized by the German giant fairtrade and Palar Samaneh Co., with a participation of 633 exhibitors and 40,000+ visitors
TPCI in association with Oman Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OCCI) and Indian Embassy in Muscat organized a business delegation of Indian companies for the B2B meet held in Muscat. The meet held at Hotel Crown Plaza, Muscat on March 30, 2016 with the Omani enterprises invited by the OCCI.