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The 3rd  "INDIA INTERNATIONAL MSME EXPO AND SUMMIT - 2016" is scheduled to be held from 10-14 August 2016 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, with India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO), A Ministry of Commerce Undertaking) as co-organizer, FICCI-CMSME as event partner and KPMG as the knowledge partner. Apart from this, like last year, several Union & State Ministries, Government Departments, PSUs, Banks, Foreign Embassies, Corporates, Investors, Innovators, MSMEs, Domestic &  International Exhibitors/buyers/sellers, Trade & Industry delegations, JV seekers, service support providers, Policy makers, experts, consultants, Chamber of Commerce, Business Associations, Media etc. are likely to participate.

Indian is one of the fastest growing economies in the world and is being regarded as a bright spot in the global ecosystem. The Indian Government has taken up series of measures to improve ‘Ease of Doing Business in India’ and has generated plenty of new business opportunities by initiating ‘Make in India’, ‘Start up India’, ‘Digital India’, ‘100 Smart Cities’, ‘Clean India’, ‘Road & River Projects’ etc.  International business community and investors are getting attracted towards India because of its huge untapped market potential, abundant natural resources and cost competitiveness in various sectors including human resource. Despite Economic slowdown experienced by major developed and developing world, India has been growing at a consistent pace.

In the liberalized Global economies, MSMEs are the driving force behind a large number of Innovations, investments, private ownership, diverse economic activities, Industrial development, foreign exchange earnings and employment generation. 90% of the enterprises and 1/3rd of the total working population in the emerging economies comprise of the MSME Sector. It has been staunchly contributing 8% to GDP, 45% to manufacturing and 40% global to exports to Indian economy with a range of over eight thousand products, ranging from handicrafts to high-tech electronics & air space products, from 57.7 million enterprises. It is all set to become “Worlds Manufacturing hub” and take on China.

MSME DEVELOPMENT FORUM, a professionally managed non-profit organization registered u/s 8 of Companies act, with eminent Corporates, former bureaucrats, Bankers, professionals and experts on its Board. The Forum has been formed with an objective to promote, develop, propel & accelerate the rapid growth of MSME Sector, which is the back bone of the Indian Economy and to provide a strong one stop platform to Indian and Global MSME sector to connect, net work and share information to find new business opportunities in either country.

The 3 rd  “MSME EXPO AND SUMMIT-2016” will provide a unified Global platform to the MSME stake holders to meet and find mutual business opportunities and new markets. The organizers will facilitate B2B, B2G and B2C opportunities to Global MSMEs.

Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modiji, has been invited to inaugurate this event along with several Union Ministers and Secretaries of the Government of India.

The 2nd Expo & Summit-2015, was successfully organized last year with support of twelve Union Ministries of Government of India, various Government departments, PSUs, Banks, Corporate groups and thousands of business exhibitors, visitors, delegates, Chambers, associations and overseas community.

The Exhibition and Summit will contribute significantly to:

  • Bringing various resources & information on single platform that facilitate ease of doing business,
  • Providing unified platform to all MSME stakeholders to introduce, exhibit &  propagate their products & services,
  • Education & knowledge sharing about government’s new initiatives and policies regarding new business opportunities and liberalized legal procedures for overseas companies.
  • Connecting MSMEs across states with their Industry Leaders, Professionals, Industry Clusters, Associations and Influential people.
  • Creating networking opportunities and organized B2B meetings with business delegation both at national and international level.  
  • On spot meetings with JV &  FDI seekers, investors, Exporters, Importers, Manufacturers, traders, Government officials, Banks, MSMEs, Corporates etc. Specific meetings can also be organized.
  •  PSUs -Vendor Registration Initiatives.

In the 3 rd edition, several Ministries of the Govt. of India, such as, MSME, Finance, Defense, Railways, Commerce & Industry, IT & Telecommunication, Heavy Industries, Science & Technology, Tourism & Civil Aviation, Textile, Road & Highways, Health, Skill Development, Agriculture & Food Processing are likely to support this Mega Event, apart from presence of thousands of business visitors, Exhibitors, SMEs, Start ups, JV seekers, innovators, investors, Corporate Groups, MNCs, Overseas Companies, Importers/Exporters, Government departments/ officials, PSUs, India Investment boards, Export Promotion Councils, service support providers, Banks,  Chambers of Commerce & Industry, Trade & Industry Associations and Media.


  • Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals & Ayush.
  • IT, Telecommunication & Electronics
  • Agro, Dairy & Food Processing
  • Auto, Engineering & Electricals
  • Education & Skill Development
  • Plastics, Packaging & Printing
  • Handicrafts, Handlooms and Traditional Art


  • Built up Booth for exhibitors: $150 per sq. mtrs.
  • Delegate Fee: $ 50per day or $ 100 for three days          
  • For Brochure, Sponsorship Matrix & other details

In light of the above facts, all interested organizations are invited to participate in the 3rd International Expo & Summit-2016.

For more information, kindly visit the website: www.indiamsme.org.


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