Pakistani exhibitors made Rs400 million sale in Mumbai; 2nd edition of Made in Pakistan to be held in September: Arshad Aziz

Karachi, April 30, 2014 (PPI-OT): The 2nd Edition of “Made In Pakistan” exhibition is scheduled to be held in Mumbai from August 31 to September 5, 2014, this was announced by the Chairman Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) Arshad Aziz. Addressing a press conference at PRGMEA House on Thursday, Aziz said that following overwhelming response from the Pakistan exhibitors and Indian buyers at the 1st Edition of MIPEM 2014 held from April 3-7, 2014 at World Trade Centre, Mumbai, PRGMEA in collaboration with Evecon have scheduled the 2nd Edition of ‘Made in Pakistan Expo Mumbai’ from August 31- September 5, 2014 at the World Trade Centre Mumbai, India.

He said that Pakistani exhibitors made an estimated sale of Rs400 million in just five days. He said that as many as Rs200 million’s contract were also signed by the exhibitors while one of the brand “Khaadi” is negotiating to open up its outlet in Mumbai while some spice manufacturers has decided to appoint its dealer due to massive demand of Pakistani spices in India. He said that the no untoward incident was happened and everything sailed on smoothly.

He said the 2nd Edition of MIPEM 2014 (from 31st August to 5th September 2014) will help Pakistani products in fetching world’s largest consumer markets. It will introduce high quality Pakistani products infused with rich culture to Indian business community and people at large and at the same time provide top Pakistani enterprises with a platform to meet Indian authorities and discuss trade-related issues.

The main feature of the event and my thrust would be on arranging meetings of our exhibitors with their Indian counterparts so that they could procure long-term export orders especially for the readymade garments and other fabrics that’s why PRGMEA has initiated this venture and is trying to establish this event as a regular feature in India.

He said that India is a lucrative market for Pakistani garments and textile made-ups. Maximum B2C and B2B meetings between the Pakistani exhibitors and manufacturers with Indian buyers would be arranged, so that Pakistani exhibitors could avail maxim benefit of the event. He said that the event is being organized in collaboration with EVECON at Mumbai’s World Trade Centre.

He further added that in the past, Made in Pakistan shows have been quite successful amongst the residents of Mumbai and the visitors’ turnout has been enormous (approx 18000 to 20000 footsteps daily) and the exhibitors returned satisfied to breakeven the expenditure the exhibitors will be allowed to spot sale.

For more information, contact:
Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA)
18-A Shaheen View Building, Block-VI, P.E.C.H.S.,
Shahra-e-Faisal
Karachi-75400, Pakistan
Tel: +9221 3454 9073, +9221 3454 7912
Fax: +9221 3453 9669
Email: info@prgmea.org
Web: www.prgmea.org

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