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Upcoming Events India

Mar
1
Fri
10:00 am Agri-Horticulture Machinery 2019
Agri-Horticulture Machinery 2019
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm
Italian Trade Agency and FederUnacoma (Italian Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Federation) are organising an event from 1st-3rd March 2019 in Bangalore with an aim to showcase the best and latest in agri-machineries, besides providing an excellent opportunity to Indian players catering[...]

Upcoming Events Italy

Mar
14
Thu
12:00 am Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna
Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna
Mar 14 @ 12:00 am – Mar 18 @ 12:00 am
Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna is the leading trade show dedicated to all areas of the cosmetics and professional beauty industry: Perfumery and Cosmetics, Natural/Organic Products, Packaging, Machinery, Contract and Private Label Manufacturing, Raw Materials, Beauty and[...]
Apr
1
Mon
11:00 am Bologna Children’s Book Fair
Bologna Children’s Book Fair
Apr 1 @ 11:00 am – Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm
ITA is organizing a delegation for Bologna Children’s Book Fair, the most important international event in publishing for young audiences, especially dedicated to the exchange of editorial rights and complete with a prestigious awards ceremony. [...]
Apr
10
Wed
5:35 am Pharmintech
Pharmintech
Apr 10 @ 5:35 am – Apr 12 @ 6:35 am
The Italian Trade Agency, in collaboration with Pharmintech Srl (a Company of the Bologna Fiere Group) are organizing a sponsored delegation for selected Indian buyers to Pharmintech, Italy from the 10th to the 12th of April 2019. The nutritional and biotech sectors, medical[...]
May
6
Mon
5:48 am TUTTOFOOD
TUTTOFOOD
May 6 @ 5:48 am – May 9 @ 6:48 am
TUTTOFOOD is one of the biggest international B2B show’s dedicated to food & beverage which is organised by Fiera Milano to be held from the 6th to 9th May 2019 in Milan. The Italian Trade Agency, in collaboration with Fiera[...]
May
16
Thu
5:43 am Expodental Meeting
Expodental Meeting
May 16 @ 5:43 am – May 18 @ 6:43 am
The Italian Trade Agency, in collaboration with UNIDI – Italian Dental Industries Association and The Italian Exhibition Group, are organizing a sponsored delegation for selected Indian buyers to Expodental Meeting, in Rimini, Italy from the  16th to 18th of May 2019 ). Expodental Meeting is a showcase[...]

Agri-Horticulture Machinery 2019 

 

 

 

ITA in association with FederUnacoma (Italian Agricultural Machinery Manufacturers Federation) are organising an event from 1st-3rd March 2019 in Bangalore with an aim to showcase the best and latest in agri-machinery, besides providing an excellent opportunity to Indian players catering to the entire value chain through B2B Meetings and Field trials of agri-horticulture machinery.  We request dealers and distributors, suppliers, traders, importers and producers of agriculture machinery, cooperative societies, horticulture boards, agripreneurs, hortipreneurs, farm contractors, horticulture exporters and consultants to actively participate in this event. Email us at mumbai@ice.it with your interest to participate.

Pharmintech 2019

 

 

 

The Italian Trade Agency, in collaboration with Pharmintech Srl (a Company of the Bologna Fiere Group) are organizing a sponsored delegation for selected Indian buyers to Pharmintech, Italy from the 10th to the 12th of April 2019. The nutritional and biotech sectors, medical devices, personal care products and, more broadly, the entire pharmaceutical industry is the focus of this upcoming edition in April.  In addition to this, the most advanced ‘MADE IN ITALY’ technologies as well as innovative solutions offered by worldwide manufacturers will be showcased at Pharmintech which will attract industry professionals from all over the world. For further information kindly refer to the website (https://www.pharmintech.it/en) or email us at mumbai@ice.it

TUTTOFOOD 2019

 

TUTTOFOOD is one of the biggest international B2B show’s dedicated to food & beverage which is organised by Fiera Milano to be held from the 6th to 9th May 2019 in Milan. The Italian Trade Agency, in collaboration with Fiera Milano Spa, are organizing a sponsored delegation for selected Indian buyers to Tutto Food 2019. Over 250 qualified foreign delegates (sponsored) from all over the world are being invited to Tutto Food 2019. For further information, kindly refer to the website (http://www.tuttofood.it/en) or email us at mumbai@ice.it

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2019

 

 

 

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna is the leading trade show dedicated to all areas of the cosmetics and professional beauty industry: Perfumery and Cosmetics, Natural/Organic Products, Packaging, Machinery, Contract and Private Label Manufacturing, Raw Materials, Beauty and Spas, Hair and Nails. We, at the Italian Trade Agency, in collaboration with BolognaFiere Cosmoprof S.p.a. (Cosmoprof Bologna) are organizing a Sponsored Buyers Delegation to Cosmoprof Worldwide to be held from the 14th to the 17th of March 2019 in Bologna, Italy. For further information kindly refer to the website https://www.cosmoprof.com/en/ or email us at mumbai@ice.it

Expodental Meeting 2019

 

The Italian Trade Agency, in collaboration with UNIDI – Italian Dental Industries Association and The Italian Exhibition Group, are organizing a sponsored delegation for selected Indian buyers to Expodental Meeting, in Rimini, Italy from the  16th to 18th of May 2019 ). Expodental Meeting is a showcase of the Italian Dental Industry, which has confirmed its position in the forefront of international markets on the strength of products that are appreciated throughout the world for their reliability of components, their avant-garde technological solutions and pleasing designs. The 2018 edition boasted of 350 exhibiting Companies and more than 20,000 visitors with an overall 11% increase compared to the 2017 statistics. Over 100 qualified foreign delegates (sponsored) from all over the world are being invited to Expodental Meeting 2019. For further information kindly refer to the website (http://www.expodental.it/en) or emai us at mumbai@ice.it

MONTHLY ECONOMIC REPORT

The growth of GDP at constant prices for the fourth quarter of FY2017-18 was 7.7 per cent, which is higher as
compared to the growth registered in previous six quarters.  The growth of GDP at constant prices for the year 2017-18 is estimated to be 6.7 per cent, as compared to 7.1 per cent in 2016-17.  The production of food-grains during 2017-18 is estimated at 279.5 million tonnes (third advance estimate), as compared to 275.1 million tonnes in 2016-17 (final estimate).

Rules & Regulations

FSSAI ISSUES NEW RULES FOR ENSURING QUALITY IMPORTS

India’s food regulator issued new rules for importing products, seeking to address concerns over the entry of sub-standard items and simplify the process by setting shelf-life norms and relaxing labelling guidelines. No food article will be allowed unless it has 60% of its shelf life remaining when it is cleared from customs, according to the new rules. Companies must register with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade and possess a valid import-export code, apart from an FBO licence to import food. The Food Safety and Standards (Import) Regulations, 2016, will come into force when they are notified by publication in the Official Gazette.

REVIEW OF FDI POLICY ON CONSTRUCTION DEVELOPMENT SECTOR

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, approvesl for amending the existing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy on the ‘Construction Development Sector’ in line with the Budget announcement of the Government. The amendments in the relevant paragraphs of the extant FDI policy as contained in the Consolidated FDI Policy Circular 2014 are as follows

News

INVEST IN ITALY: REAL ESTATE NEWSLETTER

OCT 2018 – This edition of the “Made in Italy” newsletter elaborates on  the short term rental business exploring the effects that employment rate and occupancy have had on the same. As well as key housing price trends in the Italian market, details on the Palazzo Sturzo sale, Ferrari’s new Centro Stile, Florim’s new industry 4.0 enabled factory and other key market trends in the real estate sector.

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OLON ACQUIRES MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN INDIA

SEP 2018 – Olon S.p.A., a world leading Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO) and generics supplier, announced today the acquisition of a local generics chemical operations API manufacturing facility in Mahad, India, as part of a continuing expansion of its global footprint.

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UFLEX INDIA’s PACKAGING GIANT SIGNS TECH TRANSFER AGREEMENT WITH COMIFLEX ITALY

JULY 2018 –Comiflex SRL, the popular Italian company has closed a deal with India’s largest global flexi packaging solution firm – Uflex. The collaboration confirms Comiflex’s intent of manufacturing its Gearless C.I. Flexo Printing Machines Uflex under the Technology Transfer Agreement. Ashok Chaturvedi, the Uflex MD has stated that his company will be marketing these gearless flex package printing machines all over the world.

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ENEL ITALY WINS THE FIRST GREEN ENERGY TENDER

MAY 2018- Enel, one of Europe’s biggest renewable energy players, said it has won the right to sign a 25 year energy supply contract with for a 285 megawatt wind power farm in the state of Gujarat. The state controlled entity said that it will be investing more than $290 million to build the project.

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Publications

THE BUSINESS GUIDES ARTICLE SERIES

Click through below to see articles designed to help Italian Companies better understand the aspects of doing Business in India. These articles have been prepared by domain experts, this section will be continuously updated and expanded. It aims to be a resource which can clarify common issues which all international companies face, as well as provide you with trusted advice for a range of situations.

 

REPORT: THE CHEMICAL INDUSTRY IN INDIA

 The Indian Chemical Industry is an integral part of Indian economy . The industry has key linkages with several other downstream industries such as agriculture, infrastructure, textiles, food processing etc. This report on Indian Chemical and Petrochemical Industry is a part of FICCI and TATA Strategic Management Group (TSMG) Chemical Practice’s endeavor to highlight the utility of Chemicals in day-to-day life.

Business Opportunities

MOBILITY INDUSTRY INDIA’S NEXT BIG OPPURTUNITY

India’s share of world income in the 1700 was around 35 per cent. In 1750s, India’s share of world income stood at 22.6 per cent, almost equal to 23.3 per cent of Europe’s share post the Mughal era. With the British rule, India’s share of world Income dropped to as low as 3.8 per cent. And today it stands at around 4.5 per cent.

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Made In Italy Resource Center

The Import Of Food Products Into India Is Controlled By The Food Safety And Standards Authority Of India (FSSAI).

The import of food products into India is controlled by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI). The FSSAI has published various regulations and notification, which have to be followed while importing food products.