The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the 37th India International Trade Fair (IITF) -2017 early this week in New Delhi.
Speaking on the occasion, the President said that IITF is more than just a trade fair or exhibition. Commencing every year on November 14, it is a showcase of India on the global stage. It is also a symbol of India’s ancient and enduring commitment to international trade. This year, 3,000 exhibitors, including 222 companies from abroad, are participating at IITF 2017. Thirty-two of India’s states and Union territories are represented.