2nd Edition of 3-day Vasai Industrial Expo between 15th – 17th April 2017 aids MSME Growth of Maharashtra
– 15,000 Manufacturing units in the industrial zone
– Supported by NSIC, a government of India undertaking which has offered subsidies upto 100%
– Live Demonstration of Industrial Products, Workshops for SME & MSME
Mumbai 15th April 2017: Vasai, one of the fastest developing city of Maharashtra and one of the biggest Industrial zones in India with more than 15,000 Manufacturing units hosted the second edition of the Vasai Industrial Expo today. Organised by EXHICON, the event has grown to become another pioneering initiatives of EXHICON in the category of geographical shows highlighting the USP’s of the said region.
This year the event looked impressive with 50 % growth in the exhibit area. The 3-day combined Industrial Show is held between 15-17 April 2017 and is spread over 20,000 sq.mt outdoor location in Vasai Industrial Zone. The event was graced by MLA Mr. Kshitij Thakur, Mr. Sagir Dange, First Dy. Mayor of Vasai, Mr. Shailendra Singh, Asst. Director MSME, Mr. Ashok Grover, Chairman Gowalis Industrial Estate, Mr. Jayesh Khade, VP, Buddhist Chamber Of Commerce, Mr. Sameer Patel, Project Head, Vasai Industrial Expo 2017 and Mr. M Q Syed, Managing Director, Exhicon, the organizer of the Vasai Industrial Expo 2017. MLA Mr. Kshitij Thakur, shared, “Congrats to the second edition of Vasai Industrial Expo. Unfortunately Vasai was not highlighted in the past. This is a value addition to the industry. More and more companies outside Vasai should also join. I am happy to see some here already. The expo is boosting the Vasai Industrial Federation and also generating employment”. The event also saw the launch of the Industrial Directory of Vasai 2017 by Gowali’s Industries Association.
Mr. M Q Syed, Founder of EXHICON explained, “As promised last year, the second edition of Vasai Industrial Expo 2017 has achieved 50% percent growth and 2018 will be much more bigger and better”.
Exhicon in 2014 has conceptualized the geographic shows at different industrial belts of Maharshtra. Since then, The Tarapur Industrial Expo ( 2015), Vasai Industrial Expo ( 2016) were successfully organized in respective belts, the 3rd edition of such Industrial expo is a step forward to this initiative”.
The event is supported by NSIC, a government of India undertaking which has offered subsidies upto 100% for exhibitors.
Over the years, Vasai has witnessed the growth of major industries like Chemicals, Paper, Packaging, Pharmaceuticals, Plastics, Rubber, Engineering, Textiles, Wood, Glass & Food products. “Statistics say, the various Industrial Units in Dahanu, Palghar and Tarapur region having a collective strength of around 4000 industrial units in this industrial belt”, adds Syed who has been instrumental in creating numerous thought-provoking trade fair properties and initiatives in India.
While speaking at the ocassion, Mr. Sagir Dange, First Dy. Mayor of Vasai opined, “Vasai industry is a big industry today. Lot of Employment opportunities are created”. Mr. Shailendra Singh, Asst Director, MSME added, “Trade fairs are a platform for more interaction on future prospects through more Knwledge for the MSME sector”
The 3-day event will prove as a platform for Introduction to new and Existing Industrial products in Market, will give Live Demonstration of Industrial Products to be launched, Workshops for SME & MSME sector and more. The event will host seminars on Day 2 with various key speakers /companies). NSIC will also make announcements of 100 % Subsidy and several other facilities & schemes. The Day 3 will be closing ceremony evening 5 pm followed by felicitation and consensus report.
The event is supported Gowali’s Industries Association, MACCIA, SME Chamber of India, & Palghar Manufacturers Association Several notable companies participating in the show include Mahindra & Mahindra, Maxworth, VDA Technology, Atharva Group, Ruchi Plast, Epson India, Grizonte Business Solutions Ltd, Roof Glaze, Binary Engineering, United Tools Corporation of India to name a few.