Union Minister of Textiles, Smriti Zubin Irani, inaugurated the 6th India International Silk Fair (IISF) at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi on Oct 17, 2018. The exhibition features 108 exhibitors from all over the country including 10 from North East and 9 from J&K. Around 147 buyers Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Australia, Kuwait and Egypt are attending the event.
The 3-days exhibition, organised by Indian Silk Export Promotion Council, is expected to generate business of over US$ 20 million for the SMEs engaged in producing silk and silk blended garments, fabrics, accessories and floor covering.
The Indian Silk Export Promotion Council is also organising B2B meeting of participants with buyers and a Fashion Show for the participants.