In the Industry - July 2014

IHGF Delhi Fair Scheduled For October 2014

IHGF Delhi Fair sourcing opportunity takes place Oct. 14 to 18 at New Delhi’s India Expo Centre & Mart

Experience magic in warp and weft via the plethora of options in Indian textile resources at the IHGF Delhi Fair - Autumn 2014, which takes place Tuesday, Oct. 14 to Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 at the India Expo Centre & Mart in New Delhi.

From living rooms to bedrooms, from kitchens to dining tables, to a favorite corner of the house, Indian textiles offer virtually everything to complement home and life. The demand for the handcrafted and hand embellished is growing with an increasing focus on home decoration. Those looking for affordable luxury, the functional and the utilitarian list India among their top suppliers.

IHGF Delhi Fair - Autumn 2014 draws in manufacturers from various parts of India, specializing in the best of Indian textiles. IHGF is the most significant and distinct sourcing platform in Asia, and now is bigger and bolder with more of everything – more space, exhibitors, sectors, products, enhanced facilities and days. Over five days, more than 2,750 exhibitors will show products in lifestyle, home décor, furniture, furnishings and accessories categories in more than 190,000 sq. meters.

Products featured include: housewares, tableware, kitchenware, home furnishings, carpets, rugs, natural fiber and eco-friendly products, Christmas decorations, decorative accessories, bath accessories and pet accessories. Expect options in hand looming, power looming, manmade fibers, natural organics, dyeing, printing and many design crafts, assimilated with mechanized quality control and technical advancements. Also see the exclusive Indian identity and intricate value additions like fusions, appliqué, tie and dye, hand-block printing, embroidery, zari craft, mirror and bead work, quilting and flocking.

In addition to the show exhibitors, the India Expo Centre and Mart also houses 900 permanent showrooms open year round that house handicraft manufacturers from across India.

Visitors expected at the Fair include importers, wholesalers, distributors, chain store and department store buyers, brand owners, buying agents, mail order companies, potential franchisers, designers and trend forecasters.

The organizer of IHGF Delhi Fair, Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH), represents Indian handicraft manufacturers and exporters, and works to promote, support, protect, maintain and increase exports of handicrafts from India. For more information, visit, phone +91-11-26130692, 26135256 or e-mail: (Shown above is an example of textile exhibits you’re likely to find at the event.)

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