Ludhiana, December 15, 2017: The Machma Expo & IETSS – 2017 “International Exhibition on Machinery & Technology” was today inaugurated by Sh.Surinder Dawar, MLA, Sh.Sanjay Talwar, MLA and Sh.Bharat Bhushan Ashu, MLA at GLADA Ground, Opposite Vardhaman Mills, Chandigarh Ludhiana, which is being held from 15th to 18th December 2017. They also grace the Lamp Lighting Ceremony and inauguration of National Vendor Development Programme. He appreciated the initiative and all out efforts of CICU for organising International Engineering Technology & Sourcing Show continuously for the last 5 years. He also visited the various stalls exhibited in the Expo.
Sh. Upkar Singh Ahuja, President, CICU welcomed all the Dignitaries and mentioned that industry is in panic due to Hike of Power rates, Pending refund of VAT, Non Operational of Airport, Poor Road Condition of Focal Point etc.
He also said that this exhibition is being participated by over 250 exhibitors from Indian & Foreign Companies. This Expo will attract more than 50000 visitors from varies industries across the Indian and Foreign countries. Objective of CICU is to build and shine Made-in-Punjab brands .Trade in Punjab Region is all set to get tremendous boost due to excellent opportunity to be highlighted in this Show which will usher a golden era for the growth and development of MSME Sector and accelerate bi-lateral trade for mutual benefits.
Sh. Surinder Dawar, MLA Inaugurated the Exhibition by cutting the Ribbon. In his speech he mentioned that Electricity Rate @5Rs per unit will implement and all support will be given to industry so that Business can furnish in Punjab.
Sh. Sanjay Talwar, MLA and Sh. Bharat Bhushan Ashu, MLA performed Lamp Lighting Ceremony and Informed that 6 Acres Land has been earmarked for Exhibition Centre at GLADA Ground, which was a long stay demand of Industry from Ludhiana.
Sh. Major Singh, Director MSME-DI, Ludhiana highlighted the importance of National Level Vendor Development Program organized in association with NFL, Nangal, OCF, Chandigarh in the Conference Hall of Exhibition. In this context, conferences & seminars will be held during the Exhibition days emphasising the significance and importance for use of Modern Technology to become globally competitive by MSMEs.
Sh. Upkar Singh Ahuja thanked all the Dignitaries and said that MOU will be Sign between Turkish Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Turkey and Chamber of Industrial & Commercial Undertakings (CICU) on tomorrow 16th Dec, 2017.
The Exhibition inaugurated ceremony was attended by S/Sh. Kamal Singh, R.K Verma, Kundan Lal, Ankur Pathal, Daljit Singh Dico, Joga Singh, Pankaj Sharma, Honey Sethi, S.B Singh, Vinod Thapar, N.K Gupta, Manmohan Singh Ubhi, Ravinder Saini and Surinder Singh panesar, Sanjay Bhatia and other prominent members.