About The Event

The Indian Food Industry is poised for huge growth, increasing its contribution to world food trade every year. In India, the Food Sector has emerged as a high-growth and high-profit sector due to its immense potential for value addition, particularly within the Food Processing Industry.

The food industry, which is currently valued at USD 39.71 billion is expected to grow at a Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 11 per cent to USD65.4 billion by 2018. Accounting for about 32 per cent of the country’s total food market, The Government of India has been instrumental in the growth and development of the Food Processing Industry. The Indian food processing industry is ranked fifth in terms of production, consumption, export and expected growth. It contributes around 14 per cent of manufacturing Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 13 per cent of India’s exports and 6 per cent of total industrial investment. Indian food service industry is expected to reach USD 78 billion by 2018.The Indian gourmet food market is currently valued at USD 1.3 billion and is growing at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 20 per cent. India's organic food market is expected to increase by three times by 2020.

The Indian Food and Grocery market is the world’s sixth largest, with retail contributing 70 per cent of the sales. Food has also been one of the largest segments in India's retail sector, which was valued at USD 490 billion in 2013. The Indian food retail market is expected to reach Rs. 61 lakh crore (USD 894.98 billion) by 2020.

During FY11–15, India's exports of processed food and related products (inclusive of animal products) increased at a CAGR of 23.3 per cent to USD21.5 billion. Main export destinations for food products have been the Middle East and Southeast Asia.

Highlights of the Event

• Focus on Asia, Middle East and African Sub-continent markets
• Two day Exclusive International Food Buyer Seller meet
• Pre-scheduled one to one meeting and on the spot order placements (minimum 20 meetings)
• Dedicated product showcase area for individual branding
• Complimentary One year FICCI B2B Portal Silver Subscription (worth ₹15,000/-)
• Complimentary Networking Lunches and Dinner