CEPC to organize 41st India Carpet Expo – Virtual Exhibition
Varanasi: The Carpet Export Promotion Council (CEPC), a non-profit making organization setup by the Ministry of Textiles to promote export of carpets and other allied products from India, is all set for the organizing the 41st India Carpet Expo – Virtual Exhibition from January 27 to 31.
The CEPC executive director Sanjay Kumar said that the India Carpet Expo is one of the largest handmade carpet fairs in Asia which serves as a unique platform for the buyers to source the best of handmade carpets, rugs and other floor coverings under one roof. It is held bi-annually with a view to showcase the cultural heritage of Indian handmade carpets and other floor coverings and promote the weaving skills of Indian weavers to the visiting overseas carpet buyers.
The five-day virtual expo will cater to the demand of the Indian handmade carpets in emerging economies post pandemic. India Carpet Expo is the first of its kind initiative to bridge the gap between Indian products and demand of handmade carpets and floor coverings across the globe. The virtual event gives an opportunity to connect with the buyers looking at handmade carpets and other floor coverings from India. These buyers will be verified to ensure the quality of business generated through this event.