The IHGF Grand Mega Edition brings in wide-ranging selections with a choice of more than 2,000 products and over 300 trend specific design developments across 14 display segments.
An essential meeting point for the international gifting and lifestyle products industry, IHGF Delhi Fair, held twice a year for spring and autumn sourcing, has taken shape over 43 editions as the world's largest and most comprehensive sourcing event, encompassing the complete supply chain of home, fashion and utility, collectibles, gifting and fashion accessories. Having garnered rave reviews from buyers who turn out in large numbers from over 110 countries, this prime Asian show sees impressive patronage from USA, Canada, Europe, Australia, South America, Middle East and Asia. Visiting buyers agree with the fact that Indian manufacturers fulfill demand for the exclusive, the handcrafted and the hand-embellished.
Wide-ranging collections presented by leading export houses at the show enthuse buyers to replenish their merchandise and add new product lines for seasons ahead. With an assemblage spanning timeless classics to contemporary influences, the show brings in innovations and handcrafted fusions from a cross section of craft regions and production clusters spread across India. With expectations for excellent business tidings, while the top manufacturers, exporters and artisan groups queue up to be amongst exhibitors in the forthcoming autumn edition of this distinguished sourcing show, overseas buyers too are expected to turn out in large numbers. Heralding an enriching sourcing experience, IHGF Delhi Fair-Autumn 2017 sees significant expansion in all categories with a promising assortment of creations, varied in inspiration, processes and materials - art metal ware, EPNS ware, wood carvings, furniture & accessories, glassware, fashion jewellery & accessories, hand-printed textiles, shawls, stoles & scarves, embroidered goods, lace, toys, houseware, decorative, gifts & general handicrafts, home textiles and home accessories, candles & incense, pottery, terracotta & ceramics, nautical instruments, Christmas and floral decorations, dry flowers & potpourri, hand-made paper products, crafts made of leather, lacquer, marble, etc. offering unparalleled access to exhibitors drawn from all major manufacturing hubs, artisan clusters and craft pockets of India. Themed pavilions and regional representations bring in opportunities to source directly from artisans and new entrepreneurs besides established exporters from these provinces.
The show is scheduled from 12th to 16th October, 2017, at the state-of-the-art India Expo Centre & Mart - India's largest integrated exhibitions and conventions facility located in New Delhi NCR. Visitors to the fair also get access to the 900 permanent showrooms in the Mart, spaced out on four levels at the India Expo Centre.
IHGF Delhi Fair is organised by the Export Promotion Council for handicrafts (EPCH), a non-profit apex organization representing Indian handicraft manufacturers and exporters. It provides comprehensive information about the sector to international buyers and ensures optimal interface between the Indian handicrafts industry and international buyers, facilitating business. EPCH has facilitated over 10,000 member exporters to customise and offer original styles and quality products to the global sourcing community.