400 buyers from many countries including the US and South Africa are expected to participate in the four-day exhibition of carpet industry which will start from October 11 in Varanasi.
As per media reports, the 30th India Carpet Expo will provide a ‘unique pick and choose’ business opportunity to all overseas carpet buyers, the Textiles Ministry said in a statement.
The participation charges for the event have been fixed at Rs 4,050 per sq. meter plus service tax.
The statement further stated that, Carpet Export Promotion Council will pay USD 750 to buyers from the US, Canada, Latin American countries and South Africa and USD 500 to buyers from all other countries towards air travel expenses.