Messe Düsseldorf India and the Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP) is jointly organizing 'indiapack pacprocess' where both organisers will join their expertise in the packaging, packaging materials and production sector and the related processing industry with a focus on the Indian market. The trade fair will take place from October 26-28, 2017 in Halls 8,9,10 & 11 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. pacprocess is a further development of International PackTech India, previously organized with Messe Düsseldorf until 2016.
The event, which was formally announced on 21 March 2017 in Delhi, was attended by Inderjit Singh, additional secretary, Ministry of Commerce, Government of india, who was also the chief guest at the show. The other delegates included RVS Ramakrishna, chairman of IIP, Thomas Schlitt, managing director, Messe Dusseldorf India, NC Saha, vice chairman, IIP, Subodh Gupta, vice chairman, IIP and Amitava Ray, director, Uflex. The delegates from IIP and Messe Dusseldorf spoke briefy about their partnership, which both the organizations are looking forward to. They also applauded the role of Singh in bringing their organizations closer by means of this partnership.
A mutually beneficial partnership
Messe Dusseldorf, with its line of events, is creating the basis for connecting Indian companies to the global marketplace and for internationally operating businesses to explore the Indian domestic market. It decided to partner with IIP to consolidate its capabilities and extend its reach within the country to organize industry-leading events. IIP is an autonomous body in the field of packaging and works under the administrative control of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. The institute is involved in various activities like testing and evaluation of packaging materials and packages, consultancy services, and R&D related to packaging.