The Indian handicraft and gift fair (IHGF) is on at New Delhi, February 16 to 20. IHGF is amongst Asia’s largest gifts and handicraft fair. It is held twice a year, spring and autumn. It is a distinctive business platform for importers, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, fashion designers, potential franchises, mail order companies and a few more to source an unparalleled variety of handicrafts, gifts and lifestyle products from a cross section of handmade manufacturers from India.
Over 2,750 exhibitors, spread over 190,000 sq. mt. are offering an entire range of home, textile, lifestyle and fashion with traditional artistic finish in perfect harmony with modern designs and contemporary colors. IHGF has carved out its presence in the world by offering huge sourcing opportunities to international buyers and agents. It has now become Asia's one stop sourcing event since its inception in 1994 while providing extended a business platform to small and medium exporters.
The event has attracted buyers from renowned international houses having a large number of stores and domestic retail buyers from many leading retail chains of India and e-commerce companies. India will introduce brands in handicraft products similar to handloom brands. The exercise will generate better quality assurance and certification and selling of handicraft products in international markets.