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Date Book September 2017

Have a product to showcase? Want to learn what your rivals are up to? Here is a list of trade fairs you shouldn’t miss in September and October 2017.




September 07-09 , Hyderabad

Into its 5th, Agritex is one of India’s leading trade fairs for the agri-sector. This dynamic event showcases a comprehensive range of new agricultural technologies and innovations in areas of crop diversification, seed production, crop financing and insurance, aquaponics, efficient crop management practices and much more. This year, the organisers anticipate the participation of over 150 major exhibitors, many start-ups and over 50,000 visitors. A host of distinguished individuals are also likely to address the conference sessions.



September 14 , New Delhi

Established in 1967, Electronic Industries Association of India (ELCINA) is an interactive forum for the promotion of electronic components, industrial and professional electronics, defence and strategic electronics, electronic manufacturing services and other areas in electronics such as medical, automobile, electronic design, etc. It further extends its support to the value chain for consumer electronics, telecom, computers among others. The much acclaimed ELCINA-EFY 2016-2017 Awards for Excellence in Electronics Hardware Manufacturing & Services will be held on September 14. Awards will be given in seven categories viz. R&D, exports, quality, environment management, business excellence, entrepreneurial excellence and a special award for SMEs for excellence in innovation.



September 14-16 , Mumbai

Big 5 Construct India is one of the country’s largest trade fairs catering to the construction industry. Over 180 companies from about 15 countries will display thousands of latest products and technologies in this year's edition. The event also includes conferences and workshops for enthusiasts to help them build a career in the industry. The fair offers participants an opportunity to network and conduct business.

WDS 2017

October 06-08 , Mumbai

World Dental Show (WDS), organised by the Indian Dental Association (IDA), is one of India’s largest trade fairs on dental care. WDS showcases all aspects of dentistry such as the latest technologies, cutting-edge research and new dental techniques. Every year, the event attracts more than 20,000 dental professionals, academicians, scientists, clinicians, research workers, policymakers, allied health professionals and enthusiasts from across the globe. Participation is expected from 303 dental institutions, 9 speciality dental associations, 200 material and equipment manufacturers, and 3,000 dental laboratories.



October 12-14 , Mumbai

Mumbai Wood is a premier trade show for the woodworking industry that helps connect buyers and sellers of supplies, equipment and services from all over the world. More than 250 exhibitors from 15 countries will showcase the latest furniture manufacturing and woodworking technologies, raw materials, fittings, accessories and products. Alongside, the event organises seminars, workshops and sourcing forums which offers business opportunities to both existing and new manufacturers.



September 21-24, Jaipur,

VASTRA is an international textile and apparel fair that is jointly organised by Rajasthan State Industrial Development & Investment Corporation Ltd. (RIICO) and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI). The trade fair presents a fusion of the finest and the latest textile products – from fibre to fashion, services to technology, and much more. Its 2016 edition featured 179 exhibitors, organised 1,356 structured B2B meetings and generated business worth $17 million.

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A file photo of Vastra 2015. The annual event is jointly organised by FICCI and RIICO. 





September 06-07 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Stepping into its 5th edition, IFSEC Southeast Asia is a leading trade fair for the security, fire and safety industry in Asia. The event will showcase more than 350 internationally-renowned brands and bring together buyers, sellers and industry professionals from over 50 countries. Expected to be attended by more than 10,000 visitors, it will exhibit the latest products and technologies available and offer in-depth knowledge of products and case studies to visitors. Some of the products to be showcased include physical security, intruder alarms, IT and cyber security, etc.



September 18-21, Paris, France

Held in Paris, the fashion capital of the world, Texworld is a trade fair hugely popular amongst professionals from fabrics, clothing, trims and accessories industries. Attended by over 600 international suppliers from around 30 countries, the event displays a large variety of fabrics such as cotton, denim, embroidery, lace, knitted fabrics, linen, hemp, prints, shirting, silk, wool, etc. Organised by Messe Frankfurt France, this is a platform that gives an opportunity to both experienced and budding buyers and sellers as well as fashion lovers from all continents to connect and conduct business under one roof!



September 19-21 , Bangkok, Thailand

Asia Power Week is one of the largest events in Asia dedicated to the traditional power generation as well as renewable and alternative energy industries. Commemorating the 25th year of POWER-GEN Asia, organisers are expecting around 9,000 visitors from 75 countries to attend and partake in over 50 conference sessions and panel discussions with more than 100 speakers. Concurrently, over 200 exhibitors will showcase state-of-the-art products from some popular sectors including oil & gas, nuclear, renewable energy, transmission & distribution equipment, thermal and biomass power plants.



September 20-22 , Shanghai, China

LED CHINA is perhaps one of the largest trade fairs related to the LED industry in the world. Known for hosting buyers and sellers from over 137 countries, the trade fair showcases the latest LED displays, illuminants, chips, packaging, digital signage, touch screens, video walls, and much more. In 2016, it saw the participation of 1,060 exhibitors and hosted visitors from countries including US, Australia, Malaysia, India, Iran, France, Italy, Germany, Canada, etc. SIGN China is a concurrently held trade fair that exhibits a wide range of indoor and outdoor signages, printers and supplies, engravers and cutting machines, lightboxes, etc.


October 08-11 , Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Agriculture is a trade fair dedicated to the food sector in the Middle-East. It is held concurrently with two other major trade fairs – Saudi Agrofood and Saudi Food Pack. Widely known as the gateway to the Middle-East and North African markets, the event is expected to receive participants from more than 30 countries who will display over 15,000 products. Into its 36th edition, the fair will showcase an alluring collection of food products and in gredients, innovative technologies for food processing & packaging, and various other aspects of the food & beverage sector.


October 11-12 , Melbourne, Australia

All-Energy Australia is perhaps the largest-of-its-kind trade fair in the Asia-Pacific region that caters to professionals from the clean energy sector. This is an event that offers business-to-business conferences and networking foras other than showcasing an impressive array of renewable energy, clean energy and sustainable transport technologies. This edition of the fair will focus on seven categories: wind energy, energy storage, utilities, bioenergy, energy management, smart grid and solar energy.


October 15-November 04, Guangzhou, China

The China Import and Export Fair, which is also called Canton Fair, was first held in 1957 and since then it is being held in Guangzhou twice a year. The Fair this year will be held in three phases – the first is from October 15 to 19, the second is from October 23 to 27 and the third from October 31 to November 4. Tasting success year after year, the fair has today become a comprehensive international trade event with the longest history, most prestigious reputation, variety in commodities range, most participants, and best deals in China.

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 A file photo of Saudi Agricultural Exhibition 2016.