Sri Lanka participates in food fair in India | Sunday Observer

Sri Lanka participates in food fair in India

26 January, 2020

The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce, the Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) and the Sri Lanka High Commission in India organised Sri Lanka’s participation, for the first time, at the ‘Indusfood - Tech 2020’ Trade Fair in India recently.

Indusfood - Tech 2020 is a global platform to showcase food and drink technology and equipment to the food processing companies in India and the world. Sectors covered at the trade fair included Food and Beverage Processing, Drink Technology, Food Packaging and Labelling, Automation and Controls and Supply Chain Solutions. Indusfood - Tech 2020 was organised by The Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) as one of its annual International Trade Fairs at the India Exposition Mart, Greater Noida, India.

Thirty-four representatives from SME companies joined the mission to explore opportunities to establish business links.

Delegates were facilitated to attend sectoral round table discussions and meet over 1,000 foreign delegates from Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, Netherlands, Russia, USA in addition to over 1,200 business partners from India during the B2B meeting sessions. Wide array of products and services related to food industry were showcased by 600 Indian exhibitors at the Trade Fair.

Minister (Commercial) of the Sri Lanka High Commission in New Delhi, Upekkha Samaratunga met the delegates and offered support to take follow up action to establish post event business links.