1st India International Cooperatives Trade Fair held in New DelhiDate: 03 July 2019 Tags: Agriculture
The first ever India International Cooperatives Trade Fair (IICTF) will be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi from 11 July to 13 October 2019. It is aligned with Agriculture Export Policy 2018, which aims at doubling agriculture export and integrating Indian farmers and agriculture products with global value chains.
India International Cooperatives Trade Fair (IICTF)
- It aims at promoting cooperative to cooperative trade within India and abroad leading to enhanced rural and farm prosperity. It will see participation of Indian and International Cooperative Organisation.
- It will be organized by National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) with support of one international organization (NEDAC), three ministries, four state governments and several apex levels Indian cooperative organizations.
- The fair will provide immense opportunity for industry and business houses from India and abroad to build alliances, business networking, product sourcing and above all, interacting with the primary producers of a wide range of products and service providers.
- It will serve as major platform to promote exports by cooperatives so that direct benefits to farmers, artisans, women, and people coming from SC/ST communities can be ensured.