President Pranab Mukherjee has stated that around 2 million visitors are expected to visit the 34th India International Trade Fair (IITF).
IITF will witness presence of over 6,500 companies and 25 foreign countries, including China, Germany, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Cuba, Egypt, Hong Kong, Iran, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Thailand, Tibet, Turkey, UAE and Vietnam.
The concept of cleanliness drive by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is also likely to find place in the fair.
The fair will be open for business visitors from November 14-18, but the general public will be allowed to visit the fair only from November 19-27.
Women entrepreneurs will be the theme of the fair, which will help women welfare organizations to connect with other organizations offering these programmes across the world. The fair aims at helping organizations integrate women welfare programmes in different parts of the country.