India International Trade Fair Delhi 2014
The India International Trade Fair (IITF) began in 1980 and since then has evolved as a major event for the business community. It is a leading event organized by the India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO).
The IITF theme this year will be "Women Entrepreneurs", which is most relevant and extremely important aim for India today. This year will mark the 34th edition of the IITF and as always will have B2B (Business to business) and B2C (Business to consumer) components. The fair presents an interesting range; right from local artisans to MNCs, covering diverse sectors, primarily in the consumer goods category. The IITF is one of the largest trade fairs in the world, in terms of exhibitors and visitor participation and has evolved as an iconic national event.
The unique aspect of the IITF is the participation of almost all states and union territories of India, apart from domestic and foreign companies. The IITF, offers participants from different segments of the industry adequate visibility for their products and services among fair visitors with demarked halls representing different sectors. Through its special display section of techmart, representing products and technologies of small and medium enterprises, Saras, highlighting tribal and rural handicrafts, good living, focus on products and goods relevant to daily living, it ensures a distinct visibility for generic product categories.
The entry tickets for the trade fair can be purchased from the ticket booths at Pragati Maidan from 9.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m. on weekdays and from 9.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. on holidays. No advance sale of tickets will take place.
During the general public days, it can also be availed from customer care centres of all the metro stations except Airport Express Line (tickets will be available only on Dhaula Kuan station on this line) between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. on any day.
Entry fee for India International Trade Fair 2014
- Rs 400 per person (14-18 November)
- Rs 1500 for multiple entries (14-27 November)
- On weekdays: Rs. 50 for adults; Rs. 30 for children aged between five to twelve years.
- On weekends and holidays: Rs. 80 for adults; Rs. 50 for children aged five to twelve years.
Dates and Timing
- Business Days: 14-18 November, 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- General Public: 19-27 November, 9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
- Entry to Fair Ground: 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
How to reach
- DTC bus service is available from Rajghat to Pragati Maidan or from Dayal Singh College to Pragati Maidan.
- Delhi Metro can be taken to reach Pragati Maidan Metro Station (on blue line). The nearest interchangeable stations are Rajiv Chowk and Mandi House. For the metro line route map Click Here...
Parking for the vehicles of the visitors is available at Bhairaon Road, Pragati Maidan.
Parking charges (Bhairaon Road, Pragati Maidan):
- Heavy Motor Vehicle (HMVs): Rs 400 per entry
- Light Motor Vehicle (LMVs): Rs 150 per entry
- Scooter or motorcycle: Rs 75 per entry
- Bicycle: Rs 5 per entry
- Announcement Tickets: Rs 20 per announcement
Location of Stalls at the IITF
Hall-wise products profile for IITF 2014
|1 - Foyer Area||Govt. Departments and Private Companies (Misc. Products).|
|1 - Front Area||Textiles, Jute, Leather Goods, Footwear, Travel Goods, Artificial and Precious/Semi Precious Jewellery.|
|1 - Rear side||Home and kitchen Appliances, Kitchen Hobs and Home Decor, Decorative items, Stationery, Kids items and Toys, DIY tools.|
|2||Chhattisgarh State Pavilion.|
|3 & 4||Government Departments (HUDCO, NBCC and Ministry of Earth Science).|
|5||Jharkhand State Pavilion.|
|6||State Pavilions, Government Departments, Foreign and private participants.|
|6 Mezzanine||Uttarakhand State Pavilion.|
|7 - ABC||SARAS - display by CAPART.|
|7 - D||Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment.|
|7 - E||Ministry of Water Resources.|
|7 - FGH||Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises.|
|8||Government Departments or Private participants.|
|9||Coir, Handicrafts, Paintings, Crystal Glassware & Bone China ware Corporate Gifts.|
|10||Foods, Processed Foods and Agro Products|
|11 - A||Foods, Processed Foods and Agro Products|
|11 - B||Ministry of Power|
|12||Government Departments & Service Sectors.|
|12 - A||Consumer Electronics and White Goods like Refrigerators, Washing Machines, Electronic Safes etc., Clocks, Laptops, Desktops and Computer Hardware, Software, Mobile Phones, Electronic Storage Devices, Video Games, Electronics related chain Stores.|
|14||Techmart - National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC).|
|15||KVIC - Display by Khadi & Village Industries Commission.|
|18 (Ground Floor / Upper Floor)||Government Departments, State Pavilions and Foreign participants, Cosmetics & Healthcare Products.|
|20||Government Departments/ Pakistan / NDMA.|
|21 - Hanger (A/C) (Opp. Himachal Pradesh Pavilion)||State Pavilions and private participants|
|22 - Hanger (A/C) (Opp. Hall No. 19 - Banks)||State Pavilion of Arunachal Pradesh|
|Outside paved open space of Hall No. 7 - H||"Women Entrepreneurs"|
|Outside paved open space of Hall No. 14||Innovation Pavilion.|
|Open paved space near Kiosk No. 11, (Near Defence Pavilion)||North East Centre for Technology and Application & Research (NECTAR).|
|Phoolwari Convention Centre||Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).|
*Hangers shall be AC but the charges will be as per Non-AC Hall for bare space/ shell scheme.
Ref: Official website of IITF
Last Updated on : November 18, 2014