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NEW DELHI: The second edition of World Food India 2023 will be held in the National Capital from November 3. This was stated by the Union Minister of State for Food Processing Industries Prahlad Singh Patel.
Briefing the media, he said that India is one of the fastest-growing economies with many investment opportunities, especially in the food processing sector. He said, “World Food India is an effort towards projecting potential of the sector before global stakeholders.”
He also pointed out that the event is a unique example of whole of the Government collaborative approach, as 11 central ministries/ departments and their associated autonomous bodies are participating in it.
Patel said so far 23 States/UTs and exhibitors from 16 countries have consented to participate in the event & more stakeholders are likely to be on boarded in remaining days of the event.
The Minister further apprised of the wide international representation in the event and about 10 overseas ministerial & official delegations from many countries are participating in the event. He said a reverse buyer seller meet is also being organized in association with Department of Commerce & its associated commodity boards as part of the event & it is likely to have participation of about 1000 overseas buyers from more than 75 countries. In all the event is likely to witness participation of more than 900 exhibitors.
.The Netherlands will be the ‘Partner Country’ in this edition of World Food India, while Japan and Vietnam are ‘Focus Countries’.