Greater Noida – 13th July, 2018- To reflect the rich legacy of traditional Indian workmanship blended into innovative designs of fashion jewellery & accessories, the Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) is organizing 11th edition Indian Fashion Jewellery & Accessories Show (IFJAS-2018) in an ultramodern world class venue of India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida, NCR Delhi from July 16, 2018 informed Shri R.K. Passi, Vice Chairman – EPCH. The show will be held from 16 – 18 July, 2018. The IFJAS 2018 is being held concurrently with the 61st India International Garment Fair [ IIGF].
President Fair Shri Surinder Singh Sahni informed that the Indian fashion has been known for its high value addition which is typical of Indian heritage, ethnicity yet modern for its connectivity. However, India was not known in the field of fashions but in the past few decade, India has developed its expertise in this field and has now emerged as one of the leading providers of wide range of accessories matching with the dresses in accordance with the fashion.
Shri R.K. Verma, Director – EPCH while elaborating about the show said that at IFJAS 2018, the buyers will have the opportunity to discover the finest in Indian craftsmanship and artistic finish in perfect harmony with modern designs, contemporary colours and new product development under one roof. Around 250 Indian companies from across India would be displaying varied range of fashion jewellery & accessories products mainly focusing on fashion products like fashion & costume jewellery, imitation jewellery, fashion accessories, hand bags and fancy & embroidered fashion shoes and head to toe adornments made out of widest range of materials and designs available in the country in these categories.
Describing it an important part of India’s export basket, Shri Verma stated that “the Council has been organizing IFJAS on an annual basis. USA is the largest importer while UK continues to be second largest buyer. This sector has tremendous potential to expand further.”
Buyers from Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Belgium, Chile, Colombia, Egypt, France, Ghana, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mexico, Panama New Zeland, Russia, Sweden, Spain, Senegal, South Africa, The Netherlands, Taiwan, USA and Vietnam have already confirmed their visit to source the requirement of exquisite range of products of fashion jewellery and accessories.
While addressing the press and media, Shri Verma said a special pavilion will be set up at this show of products from each of six regions/states of India viz. North East, Eastern, Western, Central, Northern and Uttrakhand where primary producers from these regions/states will display their wide range of fashion jewellery & accessories products prevalent in respective region.
Fashion shows being an additional attraction will be held on each day of the fair so that visiting buyers can see the strength of Indian fashion jewellery & accessories and models will be displaying different categories of fashion products sourced from the exhibitors of the show.
Ajay Shankar Memorial awards for best designed stands in the category of fashion jewellery & accessories will also be distributed during IFJAS 2018 further elaborated Shri Verma, Director – EPCH.
The organizers of the show is Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts which also organizes World largest congregation of Handicrafts exhibitors during IHGF-Delhi Fair under one roof twice a year.
For more information, please contact
Mr. Rakesh Kumar- ED – EPCH – +91-9818272171