MSME Intl trade fair-14 from Jan 1

Bhubaneswar: The seven-day-long second
edition of Odisha MSME International Trade Fair 2014 is all set to begin on January 1, 2014 at IDCO exhibition ground, here. Governor SC Jamir is
scheduled to inaugurate the fair while Union MSME Department joint secretary SN
Tripathy will be the guest of honour on the occasion.

Department Secretary Panchanan Dash told a Press meet here on Monday that the
fair this year would have a strong international flavour. Out of the 270
stalls, about 70 are for parties from outside Odisha including those from
abroad which include Egypt, Malawi and Burkina Fasso.

Steel Plant, Mahanadi Coalfield Ltd., Nalco, Hindusthan Aeronautics Ltd.,
Paradip Port Trust, Tata Steel, IOCL, Essel Mining etc are also participating
in this international trade fair. Also more than 40 renowned equipment
manufacturing companies are participating in this trade fair.
than 16 nationalized and other private banks will also be the part of this
trade fair, besides there will be seven information centres in the fair, where
entrepreneurs can gather information on various aspects like funding, setting
up industries, marketing etc.
fair will culminate on January 7. During these days 14 seminars on different
topics will be held.
said there are 1.5 million MSMEs in the State when it was last counted and that
the banks do not follow the recommendations of the Prime Minister’s Taskforce
constituted to boost the performance of the MSME sector in the country.

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