International buyers-sellers meet to be held in capital city Raipur on September 20 : Sale of Chhattisgarh’s agricultural, forest produce and handloom products to get a boost.
To promote sale of agricultural produce, forest produce and handloom products of Chhattisgarh at national and international-level, International Buyer-Seller Meet is being organized in capital city Raipur from September 20-22. This International Buyer-Seller Meet will be inaugurated by Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel on September 20
Agriculture and Biotechnology and Water Resource Minister Mr. Ravindra Choubey took a press conference in the context at new circuit house today. In his address to the mediapersons, Mr. Choubey told that nearly 60 international buyers from 16 countries and around 120 sellers from across the state would participate in this meet. He informed that in this meet to be organized on September 20-21, discussions between invited buyers and sellers would be held, contracts and MoUs will be signed. On September 22, the products would be exhibited in open for common people to visit and purchase. This meet would be held in Hotel Sayaji, GE Road, Raipur. This meet would provide an opportunity to farmers of the state to directly connect with the international buyers and explore the possibilities of trade. This would help them in earning better value for their products, without any middlemen. In this press conference, Principal Secretary Mrs. Maninder Kaur Dwivedi, Secretary Agriculture Mr. Hemant Pahare, Joint Secretary to Chief Minister and Director Agriculture Mr. Taaman Singh Sonwani, Special Secretary Agriculture Mr. Mukesh Bansal and Managing Director MarkFed Mr. Abhinav Agrawal were also present.