Come February 19. The state will host the trade and industry fair. The venue is Jorhat. Jointly organized by the Assam government and the Federation of Industry and Commerce of North Eastern Region, the event—first of its kind in the entire north east aims at boosting the investment on this vital front.
Talking to reporters in Guwahati on Wednesday, industry minister Pradyut Bordoloi said that fair is expected to provide a platform for business opportunities and enterprise building with national and international markets.
FINER chairman RS Joshi said Pakistan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Bangladesh and Italy have already confirmed their participation in the event. He said the trade and industry fair will be the largest international industrial fair in Asia with over 250 exhibitors and a huge conglomeration of business visitors from North-East.
The fair will also have concurrently a host of business summits and interactive session with Embassy participation from Asean, Saarc and BCIM countries.