New Delhi, Aug 3: Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the support of Embassy of India, Jakarta, and the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, is organizing the 'Made in India' (MII) exhibition that will commence on Friday, Aug 7.
The exhibition will be inaugurated by by Mr Fahmi Idris, Minister of Industry, Indonesia and Mr Jyotiraditya Scindia, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry, India. The event will be happening at Balai Kartini Exhibition Centre, Jakarta, Indonesia till Aug 10.
In the first ever major event by an Indian organisation will see participation of over fifty companies from across sectors such as automobiles, garage equipment, auto components, earthmoving and construction equipment, IT and communication, mining and railway equipment, food processing, packaging and pharma.
The 'soft' services like travel and tourism, fashion, gems and jewellery, and handicrafts will also be on display.
There is a 15-member high-level CII business delegation led by Mr Rajive Kaul, Past President CII and Chairman, NICCO Corporation scheduled to happen during the same time as the 'Made in India Show'.
CII is also organising a seminar on 'India-Indonesia the Road Ahead : Opportunities in India' and an 'India Evening' with Indian cultural performances as well as a food festival.
The events and programmes that are all set to take place in Indonesia comes as it is the third largest trade partner for India in the ASEAN countries.
Speaking on the MII events which is aimed at promoting 'Brand India', CII Director General, Mr Chandrajit Banerjee said, "CII would like to see more Indonesian business come to India for investments in areas such as infrastructure, oil and gas, tourism etc. CII will be placing special focus on Indonesia in the coming months and years and this Show is just the starting point for the many events that we are planning."