HGH India — the annual trade show for home textiles, home décor, houseware and gifts – will be held in Mumbai from July 3 to 5.
The event, which is designed to connect Indian market for home products and gifts, has emerged as an important trade show in the B2B segment over the past six years, Arun Roongta, Managing Director of HGH India said.
This year, more exporters have evinced interest in participating so as to realise the potential of the Indian market. This is evident from the participation of 70 exporters of 100 per cent EOU’s with their products, he said.
Roongta who was in Kochi told reporters that they are expecting 35 per cent increase in the number of exhibitors to 600. Of this 100 are from abroad, representing 30 countries. The Indian participation is from 470 towns and cities with maximum participation from Maharashtra.
The footfalls is also likely to go up this year, a growth of nearly 17 per cent and the visitors included distributors, importers and retailers of home products, he said.
HGH India is organised by Texazone information Services Pvt Ltd which currently has offices in Mumbai and New Delhi.
The company has also plans to open an office in the South considering the increased participation from this region. Coir Board head quartered in Kochi is also organising a group participation of coir finished products manufacturers in HGH India to enable them to access the national market, he added.