Mumbai, Jul 2 (PTI) TradeIndia, a business-to-business (B2B) marketplace that provides a forum for global buyers and sellers to find business partners, said on Thursday it will host the country’s first virtual three-day trade show, “COVID-19 Essentials Expo India” starting on August 5. Due COVID-19 pandemic concerns, the trade expo will be on the lines of a traditional exhibition but will be conducted via virtual medium, TradeIndia said in a statement adding , that the event aims at reviving various micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs), whose operations have been affected by the coronavirus crisis, and helping them to maintain continuity in such uncertain times.
The expo also aims to discover alternative channels of revenue for companies suited to the current dynamics of the market. The trade show will also feature 3D stalls or immersive virtual spaces that allow participants to sift through various product line-ups, access business catalogs while interacting via chat or video conference with exhibitors.
While the pandemic has caused industry and economy havoc, it has also opened up hitherto unlocked views of promising opportunities as businesses around the world are united in their transition from offline to online mode, a spokesperson for TradeIndia said.
“We aim to explore the exuberant potential of the digital business model and also extend a much-needed lift to the struggling factions of small and medium-sized enterprises and help them migrate to the online medium to start business through this first of its kind virtual trade show,” he added.
Sourcing Show 2020 is a special Virtual Trade Expo, bringing together leading textile and apparel industry producers and importers under one roof. And no travel or holiday hassles. From the comfort of your home you can now begin networking and communicate with your prospects.
About The Event
India’s First Virtual Event on Essential Products Used during the Covid Pandemic
When: 5th, 6th, and 7th August 2020( Wednesday, Thursday and Friday)
Time : 11AM – 7PM IST
The Event Highlights
• Halls dedicated to every category;
• Collection of all exhibitor profiles / Display directory (e-book)
• Visitors can sort the exhibitors by category of product & country
• Special media center to showcase all the exhibitors’ press releases
• Brand Launch Conferences / Webinars / Sourcing Demonstration presentations to be broadcast online.