past events/Automechanika 2o15
“Automechanika Shanghai”, Asia's largest trading platform for automotive parts, equipment & service and the world's second largest Automechanika show opened today in the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai. Around 5000 domestic and international exhibitors from more than 100 countries are participating in the Expo which is expected to attract about 100, 000 professional buyers. All worldwide leading brands in automotive sector are showcasing their latest products in the Expo.
On recommendation of the Indian Consulate, the Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) has been participating in the Automechanika Shanghai on regular basis. This year, ACMA has organized participation of 12 Indian companies and an Indian Pavilion covering 144 sq. mt of space has been set up displaying the Indian products.
Automechanika Shanghai 2015 is the world's second largest automechanika trade fair, which is scheduled to be held on Dec 2-5, 2015 at National Exhibition & Convention Center, Shanghai, China. The event is one of the most dynamic and important events of the automotive industry in China that showcases all elements of the automotive industry including spare parts, repair, accessories, recycling, disposal and service.
Make in India is an initiative of the Government of India that has been taken to inspire companies, multinational and domestic, to manufacture their products in India. The program was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 25 September 2014 with a focus to create jobs and skill enhancement in twenty-five sectors of the economy like automobiles, chemicals, IT, pharmaceuticals, textiles, etc.
CII invites you for Make in India Pavilion & Investment Round Table at Automechanika Shanghai 2015 on 2nd Dec, 2015. Join us at National Exhibition & Convention Center, 168 Yinggang E Rd, Qingpu, Shanghai, China, 322000 for a discussion forum at 11:00 am followed by an exclusive Lunch at 12:20 pm onwards.
In addition to the ACMA Pavilion, the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) in association with CII also put on display a “Make in India” pavilion at the Auto Expo. The auto component sector has been identified as one of the key sectors to promote investment and the “Make in India pavilion” has been set up with the objective to project India as a design, innovation and manufacturing hub.
Consul General Shri Prakash Gupta while inaugurating the ACMA & the Make in India pavilions interacted with the exhibitors, encouraged them to participate in this event on regular basis and emphasized on our participation on a larger scale. He also addressed the business round table which was organized in the “Make in India” Pavilion and encouraged Chinese businesses to look at India as a potential investment destination and avail the upcoming opportunities that India offers. Shri Atul Chaturvedi, Joint Secretary (DIPP) outlined the changed investment climate in India and the details of the revised guidelines which have made foreign investors rank India as one of the top investment destinations.