BIOFACH INDIA now in its 14th edition will showcase the diversity of
India’s organic landscape
NATURAL EXPO INDIA now in its 4th edition will offer a dedicated
platform for manufacturers, distributors and suppliers of natural food
and beauty products
Premier Edition of MILLETS INDIA will highlight the “SuperFood” to a
global audience as also India’s rich ecological diversity
The 14th edition of BIOFACH INDIA co - located with NATURAL EXPO INDIA and
the premier edition of MILLETS INDIA will take place from 1 – 3 September
2022 at the India Expo Mart (IEML), Greater Noida, Delhi NCR. BIOFACH INDIA
and MILLETS INDIA will be organised by NuernbergMesse India in collaboration
with APEDA (Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development
Authority), NATURAL EXPO INDIA is supported by Integrated Nutrient
Management, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare. The events will also
promote the national schemes of the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers
Welfare namely Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana and Mission Organic Value
Chain Development for North Eastern Region.
The event trio will bring the leading companies as well as Start-ups from the
Organic, Millets and Natural industry together. Visitors can look forward to a
diverse range of products on display, an engaging knowledge programme,
along with relevant business and networking opportunities.
Organic Industry on a solid growth trajectory
India produced around 3496800.34 MT (2020-21) of certified organic products
which includes all varieties of food products namely Oil Seeds, fibre, Sugar
cane, Cereals & Millets, Cotton, Pulses, Aromatic & Medicinal Plants, Tea,
Coffee, Fruits, Spices, Dry Fruits, Vegetables, Processed foods etc. The
While the pandemic disrupted supply chains the world over and distressed the
farmers across the globe, it has also pushed people to move towards organic
choices. The Indian organic food market has also seen a surge with a market
size touching $820 million in 2020, which was just about $200 million in 2018,
as per the report, and is likely to grow at a CAGR of 24% during 2022-2026.
Sonia Prashar, Managing Director and Chairperson of the Board,
NuernbergMesse India, asserts that Organic lifestyle is the way forward, ‘World
is gradually shifting towards organic lifestyle. BIOFACH INDIA has established
itself as the most important platform in the sector. This year we are excited to
announce ‘MILLETS INDIA’- the premier edition of the event, which will help
organisations showcase this “SuperFood” to a global audience.” The platform
allows the entire industry to network, exchange information and ideas, fosters
dialogue and business. Whether you are an established business or an
individual planning to explore the sector, this is the platform for you.”
MILLETS INDIA – the future is bright!
India with its 41.04% global market share is the largest global producer and
fifth largest exporter of Millets with a production of approx. 12 million MT
annually. Recognizing the immense potential of this crop, the Government of
India is taking various measures to create further domestic and international
demand and to raise awareness of the nutritional values of this superfood to
public. To facilitate the movement, 2018 was celebrated as the year of Millets
in India and 2023 has now been declared the ‘International Year of Millets’ by
United Nations. To provide a relevant forum for Industry in India,
NuernbergMesse India will be presenting the premier edition of “MILLETS
INDIA”. The expo will have on display a wide range of Millet – based raw
materials, products and services both Indian and international. It is supported
by APEDA (Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development
Authority) and will be held parallel to BIOFACH INDIA.
Sivakumar Venugopal, Group Director, NuernbergMesse India emphasized on
the future dependency on Millets “We are very excited to announce the launch
of MILLETS INDIA. Millets have always been an integral part of Indian
nutritional diet. The crops capability to withstand harsh climate and its nutrient
packed properties makes it a super food. The premier show of MILLETS INDIA
will be followed by International Year of Millets next year. This augurs well for
the growth of this sector and the event”.
Connect to Re-Experience
Visitors can look forward to an impressive display of products and solutions
from various segments including organic food and drinks, natural cosmetics,
wellness, Millet based products, ecological textiles and certification.
The event will also offer a knowledge platform for dialogue and networking.
Industry speakers will highlight the latest trend forecasts, developments and
challenges in the respective sectors through presentations, case studies and
best practice examples.
“BIOFACH INDIA co- located with NATURAL EXPO INDIA is an important
platform where the industry meets face to face, exchanges knowledge,
dialogues and network. This year we will also be welcoming the MILLETS
industry. We are positive that this year will set new benchmarks and we look
forward to meeting the industry in person at the exhibition” says, Markus
Reetz, Executive Director International Exhibitions at NürnbergMesse.
Further information can be found on BIOFACH India website – www.biofachindia.com
The leading exhibitions in the BIOFACH World connect organic marketplaces
with international demand in 8 key economic regions of the world – and
promote the development of regional markets at the same time. They are the
meeting places for supply and demand, raw materials and convenience
products, manufacturers and buyers, as well as politics and media.
About NuernbergMesse India
NuernbergMesse is one of the 15 largest trade fair companies in the world. Its
portfolio covers around 120 national and international trade fairs and
congresses at the Nuernberg location and worldwide. It is the people, their
ideas and products, which have made NürnbergMesse a globally successful
trade fair company. Every year, about 35,000 exhibitors (international share:
44%) and up to 1.5 million visitors (international share of trade visitors: 26%)
participate in the own, partner and guest events of the NürnbergMesse Group,
which is present with subsidiaries in China, North America, Brazil, Italy, India,
Austria and Greece (Forum S.A). Worldwide, the NürnbergMesse Group has a
network of about 51 representative agencies which are active in over 116
countries. As the Indian representative for the NürnbergMesse Group we assist
and support Indian companies in expanding their business into global markets
and international companies into the Indian market.
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