New Delhi : “With a huge potential of employment and exports, India’s footwear sector, is one of the ‘engines of growth’ for Indian economy. The government has a clear focus to reduce the logistic, capital and power costs in the industry to provide necessary impetus to industry. With the Award presentation ceremony of the 6th India International Footwear Fair at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi organized by the India Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) in association with CIFI, the fair was concluded with a successful note.
The awards were presented by Shri B.K. Dubey, General Manager, ITPO and Shri R.K. Gupta, President CIFI. Present on the occasion were Shri V. Naushad, Sr. Vice-President, CIFI, Shri R.K. Dua, Vice-President, CIFI and senior officers of ITPO, participants and media persons.
Awards were given away in different categories.
In Machinery & Equipment category, Allure Enterprises was presented the Gold Medal, Varun International received the Silver Trophy, and the Bronze Medals was presented to Ramana Machines, the Award of appreciation was given to GoldStone International Private Limited and Neelgiri Machinery Global Pvt. Ltd.
In the Component Category, Alert India Pvt. Ltd. was honoured with the Gold, Silver to Height Buildcon, the Silver and the Bronze trophies were presented to both Rajiv Phylon Pvt. Ltd. the Award of appreciation was given to Klassik Lamitex Pvt. Ltd. and Parma Textiles Pvt. Ltd.
In the category of Chemicals: Rajshila Synthetics was commended with the Gold Trophy, Pidilite Industries received the Silver while Freedom Chemtech LLP won the Bronze and Shalimar Overseas Pvt. Ltd. and Allied Industries received the Award of appreciation.
In the Footwear Category, Walkaroo International Pvt. Ltd. was awarded with the Gold, Silver Footwear Klick India and Global Exports received the Bronze Trophy and Alpine Poly Rub and Welcome Shoes Pvt. Ltd. received the Award of Appreciation.
Complimenting CIFI and other apex bodies for the sixth edition the IIFF, Shri B.K. Dubey, General Manager assured the next edition of IIFF will be held on a larger scale. In 2019 the area was 3700 sq.mtrs. and this year it is 4600 sq.mtrs. and the next edition it will be held in the new halls with larger area.