Plastindia 2015 launched in Kolkata

India's largest and globally the 3rd largest exhibition and conference for the Plastics Industry, PIF 2015 was launched at the beautifully refurbished Hotel Great Eastern Lalit, in Kolkata.

Online PR News – 14-May-2014 – Mumbai/Maharastra – The ninth edition of Plastindia 2015 will be held from February 5-10, 2015 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. This international exhibition is supported by the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, Govt. of India, and will be one of the three largest shows in the plastics industry globally. With strong international participation Plastindia 2015, spread over 125,000 sq. meters of area, will have over 2000 exhibitors from over 40 countries and over 150,000 business visitors.

Janab Firhad Hakim, Honorable Minister - Municipal Affairs and Urban Development, Government of West Bengal was the chief guest for the occasion which saw an outstanding turnout of over 500 of India's plastics professionals, well in excess of the audience anticipated.

Mr. Subhash Kadakia President PIF highlighted opportunity at eastern belt is now paving way for huge market especially for the processing industry in terms of Plastics Industry, with presence of Haldia Petrochemicals and upcoming Government supported cracker Gas project in Assam coupled with investment friendly West Bengal Government.

The six-day mega event, Plastindia 2015 will bring under one roof major global and Indian Plastics Industry innovators. The exhibition and conference will reveal the cutting edge technological developments, equipment and products. Plastindia 2015 takes further the innovations from the earlier version, in that; it will concurrently host Proplast 2015 and an International Conference to draw the attention of the entire business fraternity. Plastindia 2015 will be the 9th edition in the National Capital at the same venue with a lot of innovations, improvements and facilities. Eminent academicians, consultants, professionals, technocrats, research scientists and industry experts will participate and share their views during various seminars.

Key attractions for this exhibition:

• 26th ASIA Plastics Forum
• Proplast 2015 - finished goods section, this will showcase the forays made by the Indian processed plastics sector.
• PLASTICON Awards to encourage and recognize innovation and growth in all facets of Indian Plastic Industry and to honour significant contribution made by Indian business enterprises, Institutions, NGOs and individuals who have excelled in their endeavour.
• Wiintech - Worldwide Intercluster Initiative for New Materials and processes focused on Clean Technology - The European Gateway to develop business and technology opportunities.