Kochi: Nearly 200 Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) have registered for participation in the upcoming Kerala Business-to-Business Meet 2016, being organized by the Department of Industries & Commerce, Government of Kerala.
The three-day meet, which will be held at CIAL Trade Fair & Exhibition Centre at Nedumbassery from February 4 to 6, will serve as a platform for SMEs from Kerala to meet industry leaders from across the globe and find prospective clients. Registration for SMEs, conducted through District Industries Centres, has been completed.
The Kerala Bureau for Industrial Promotion (K-BIP) will be the nodal agency for the event, which is being organised by the Directorate of Industries & Commerce in association with the Directorate of Handlooms & Textiles, the Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) and the Kerala Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation.
Industry representatives from food processing, handloom, textiles, garments, rubber, timber, Ayurveda medicinal and cosmetic products, engineering (electrical, electronics) and handicraft sectors will participate in the event.
“Nearly 200 SMEs from various sectors have registered for the event. We have received particularly good response from the state’s food processing industry,” said P M Francis, Director, Industries and Commerce.
According to the press note from KSIDC, Registration for delegates from foreign countries and other Indian States is progressing.
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