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India Chem 2018


Mumbai, INDIA

4-6 October 2018

Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Government of India in association with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is organizing the 10th Edition of INDIA CHEM from 4-6 October 2018 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, NSE Complex, Goregaon, Mumbai, India.  India-Chem is one of the largest composite events of Chemicals and Petrochemicals industry of the Asia Pacific region.

2.         The event comprises of an international exhibition and a conference of representatives of participating global giants from various associated fields. The last edition of India Chem witnessed 282 Exhibitors from manufacturing, end users and intermediates segments, 146 international participants from 23 countries, 136 national companies and 16,162 business visitors from various countries.

3.         India Chemical industry is estimated to be valued at $155 billion in 2017 and contributes 3.4% of the global chemical industry.  It is growing at an annual rate of 8 to 10% per annum.  It is expected that with growth in per capita income, chemical industry will grow at even a faster rate and is likely to double by 2025.  In order to promote the chemical sector in India, 100% Foreign Direct Investment in this sector is permitted.

4.         India Chem 2018 will showcase Government policy for sustained growth in the sector and will provide a platform for investors, both domestic and international and other stakeholders to interact and forge alliances.  At the same time, the International Exhibition will enable manufacturers to showcase their products and technologies and contract business.   A copy of the India Chem 2018 brochure is enclosed.  Information about the event is available at

5.         For any further queries, please feel free to write to the followings:

(i)                  Mr. Samir Kumar Biswas, Joint Secretary, Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers (Tel: +91 11 2338 3428; email:

(ii)                Mr. Manoj Mehta, Joint Director, FICCI (Mobile: +91 9891098772; email:

(iii)              Mr. Christiano Branco, Marketing Assistant, Consulate General of India, Sao Paulo (Tel: Tel: +55 11 3279-3781;