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5th edition of the “INDIA INTERNATIONAL MSME & START-UP EXPO-2018” & “SMALL INDUSTRIES TRADE FAIR-2018” from 21st to 23rd June, 2018 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.

MSME Development Forum, a non-profit organization, is working since 2014 with the mission and inspiration of Hon’ble Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi to “Make Entrepreneurial India”,  “Making India World’s Manufacturing Hub, “Transforming Job Seekers to Job Creators” and spread awareness about Central & State Government’s various promotional schemes up to micro level to promote MSMEs, Start-Ups, Trade, Industry,  and budding youth entrepreneurs to generate entrepreneurial/self-employment opportunities for 65% young India and to boost business activities in the country & states.  The forum has an Advisory Board of prominent MPs, Ex. Bureaucrats/ Bankers, Corporate & Media House Heads, Experts and Social Workers.

MSME Development Forum works as a catalyst between Central/State Governments, Business Community and budding young entrepreneurs for policy making & successful implementation of Government’s initiatives like Skill India, Make in India, Digital India, Start-Up India and Stand-Up India, Smart Cities etc. by organizing Expos, Trade Fairs, Summits, Meets, Conferences, Seminars, Roadshows and Workshops. Presently, there are twelve Indian and nice International chapters in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, USA, Canada, Hong Kong, China, Sri Lanka, Australia and Switzerland & it is further expanding its presence in other countries.

In the line with its mission, the 
5th edition of the “INDIA INTERNATIONAL MSME & START-UP EXPO-2018” & “SMALL INDUSTRIES TRADE FAIR-2018” from 21st to 23rd June, 2018 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. The event is being powered by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) and InvestIndia from Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India with India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO), a Government of India undertaking as the Co-organiser, FICCI-CMSME as the Industry Partner and KPMG as the Knowledge Partner.  It is India’s only much needed unified global platform for Indian & overseas MSMEs, Start-ups, Budding Young Entrepreneurs, Trade, Industry & other stakeholders to Connect, Network, Exchange & Share Knowledge, Find New Markets for Export/Raw Material/Business Opportunities/ JV Partners and suitable schemes, investments, location in different states.

This is an International MSME & Start-Ups event held once in a year at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi to meet and find mutual business opportunities, new markets, investments, technologies, innovation and to understand Indian Government’s promotional schemes/policies in this stressed and highly competitive global economy. The world’s focus is shifting from large corporates to Start-Ups & small/medium enterprises particularly in India. Like earlier years, more than 15 Union & State Ministers and other stakeholders such as Prospective Entrepreneurs, Innovators, Corporate, PSUs, Banks, Industries, Businessman, Foreign Countries/ Embassies/ Delegates, Investors, Business Chambers & Associations, Service Support Providers, Buyers/Sellers/Franchisers, Universities & Media are likely to participate.

The focus sectors of the MSME Expo 2018 are Defence, Railway and Infrastructure; Tourism; Engineering, Auto & Electricals; Healthcare, Pharmaceuticals & AYUSH; Dairy, Agro & Food Processing; FMGC & Households; Gems & Jewellery; Textile, Handicrafts and Handloom; Real Estate and Construction; and Renewable Energy.

The MSME Development  Forum has invited Hon’ble Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi to inaugurate this mega event along with several Union Ministers and Secretaries of the Government of India.

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