Business Meeting in honor of
H.E. Mrs. Doris Leuthard,
President of the Swiss Confederation (Switzerland)
And the accompanying delegation
1st September, 2017, Hotel Taj Mahal (Diwan-I-Am), Man Singh Road, New Delhi
We have great pleasure in informing you that ASSOCHAM is co-organizing a Business Meeting in honor of H.E. Mrs. Doris Leuthard, President of the Swiss Confederation (Switzerland) and accompanying 40 member business and official delegation. Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon’ble Minister of Commerce and Industry will also be present during the event to represent the Indian Government.
Switzerland is the 5th largest trading partner for India with the total bilateral trade including merchandise exports, bullion and IT services and software exports, amounting to US$ 23.2 billion in 2014 – 15 and US$ 19.32billion (April-Feb., 2015-16). Bilateral trade has shown generally a positive trend despite the global economic slowdown.
The major items of Indian exports to Switzerland are textiles and garments, organic chemicals, pearls, precious stones and jewellery, dyestuffs, non-electrical machinery and parts, leather products, shoes and shoe uppers, cotton, plastics, coffee, tea and hand-knotted carpets. Besides bullion, Swiss exports to India consist of chemicals & pharmaceuticals, machinery, transport equipments, precision engineering products and watches.
The event will be held as per the following schedule:
Day / Date : Friday, 1st September, 2017
Time : 10 AM onwards (followed by Lunch)
Venue : Hotel Taj Mahal (Diwan-I-Am), Man Singh Road, New Delhi.
Towards this we request you to kindly participate in the said event.
Participation shall be on first come first serve basis. Your confirmation for sponsorship may please be sent to Mr. Siddharth Sawhney, International Affairs, Tel (D): 011-46550588, Mob: +91-9899068044, E: firstname.lastname@example.org).
Looking forward to your favorable response.
With kind regards,