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                                                   export are      Numero Uno status achieved through years of
                                                   Europe,         professionalising prime components
                                                   Canada and
                                                                                       IHGF Delhi Fair has evolved as
                                                   the USA,"
                                                                                       the world’s largest and
                                                   informed Mr.
                                                                                       premier business platform for
                                                   Chawla and
                                                                                       Indian exporters and buyers
                                                   praised IHGF                        from all over the world. IHGF
                                                   as a 'one of                        Delhi Fair- Spring 2017 is a
                                                   its kind'                           prestigious exposition of an
                                                   trade                               elaborate products range
                                                                   Rakesh Kumar
           platforms. They were been visited by buyers from        Executive Director,  covering home, lifestyle,
           Switzerland, France, Lebanon and USA through the first  EPCH                fashion and textiles. It is
                                                                                       hoped that buyers’ experience
           days of the fair.
                                                                   in sourcing their variety of products would have
               C K Impex from Noida offered pillow covers and      been wholesome. This fair is a continuation of an
           cushion covers. "This season we have an updated range   illustrious journey across 42 editions with an
           of collections with more of cotton-based fabrics and less  endeavor to present multi-cultural inspirations,
                                                                   compelling new innovations, a good mix of
           of polyester. We have also used linen and wool this
                                                                   exhibitors and a conducive sourcing environment.
           season," informed their representative, Mr. Sanchit Pal
           who further added, "in terms of designs, we experiment
                                                                 International from UP, represented by Ms. Hema Jain are
                                             with different
                                                                 exporters of customized cushions, made-ups and gifts.
                                             prints, both
                                                                 This season they offered varied shaped cushions,
                                             traditional and
                                                                 customized wall décor and new embroidered collections.
                                             contemporary,
                                                                 Their main markets for export are Europe, Australia and
                                             such as golden
                                                                 UAE. They were visited by buyers from Netherlands, New
                                             print, country
                                                                 Zealand and the USA. Jaipur based Shakti Exim,
                                             name print, animal
                                                                 represented by Mr. Vishan Das specialise in home
                                             print, etc. on our
                                                                 furnishing and artisanal apparel. They have been a part of
                                             cushions. We have
                                                                 this fair since its inception. "It has been a great experience
                                             also experimented
                                                                 so far," said Mr. Das. They deal in bed-sheets and cushions.
                                             with various
                                                                 Prior to this their focus was on block-print and hand
                                             cuttings (stencilled
                                                                 embroidery. But now, they have added other versions of
                                             effects) and
                                             embroidery." Their
                                             major markets for
                                             export are Europe,
                                             South America and
                                             USA. At the fair,
                                             they were visited
                                             by their regular
                                             buyers from
                                             Argentina,
                                             Philippines and
                                             Netherlands. Riyash


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