As many as 110 companies are taking part in the technological and engineering trade fair, including the Department of Heavy Industries, Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Bharat Forge, Sun Group, NTPC, NHPC and Ace Designers to name a few.
By Belal Khan
India has put up an impressive show at INNOPROM 2016, the largest annual international industrial trade fair of Russia.
India showcased its strengths in the area of manufacturing and engineering at the Opening Ceremony of INNOPROM 2016 on Sunday (July 10).
Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Commerce and Industry, Nirmala Sitharaman, delivered a welcome address, speaking on the occasion, Nirmala Sitharaman, said, “The Indian companies participating at INNOPROM 2016 will highlight the strengths in the area of engineering and innovation under the ‘Brand India Engineering’ campaign. There is a strong potential for growth in India-Russia bilateral trade. Be it high-end engineering, or manufacturing, India is moving towards being synonymous to quality, reliability & durability.”
The minister also held a bilateral meeting with Minister of Trade and Industry, Russia, Denis Manturov and discussed various specifics to further strengthen India-Russia industrial & trading ties.
She also participated in the India- Russia business forum where she stressed on strong business to business ties between India & Russia. The India- Russia business forum is expected to form business associations between various Indian & global firms.