ASSOCHAM - IFCCI Interaction with
Shri. Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, Government of India, and Indo – French Business Leaders
“Business continuity between India and France during COVID-19”

17 July, 2020 ,

About Event

India and France have close, enduring & cordial relations.The two countries established a 
Strategic Partnership in 1998, which has since emerged as a close and growing bilateral relationship. The Government of India is taking bold steps towards kickstarting the economy and resumption of commercial activities with the goal of “Self-Reliant India”.

As an apex industry body, ASSOCHAM is fully committed to support the Government of India in its commitment to the development and bouncing back of the economy.

We are pleased to share that ASSOCHAM is organising a webinar jointly with Indo-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IFCCI) on “Business continuity between India and France during COVID-19” onFriday, 17thJuly, 2020 from 15:00 – 16:00 hours IST.

Key speakers:
v  Shri. Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Minister of Commerce & Industry and Railways, Government of India
v  H.E. Mr. Emmanuel Lenain, Ambassador of France to India
v  Dr. Niranjan Hiranandani, President, ASSOCHAM
v  Mr. Sumeet Anand, President, IFCCI
v  Mr. Ranjeet Goswami, Head – Corporate Affairs, Tata Consultancy Services
v  Mr. Anil Chaudhry, Country President & Managing Director, Schneider Electric
v  Mr. Deepak Sood, Secretary General, ASSOCHAM
v  Ms. Payal S. Kanwar, Director General, IFCCI
India and France share similar views on a range of international issues and has many areas of cooperation which constitutes the principal pillars of strategic partnership. The bilateral trade during Apr’19 – Feb’20 stood at US$ 10.49 billion with exports of US$ 4.77 billion and imports of US$ 5.72 billion. France has emerged as a major source of FDI for India with more than 1,000 French establishments already present in India with a total turnover of US$ 20 billion and employing around 300,000 persons. France is the 9th largest foreign investor in India.

You can participate in the webinar by registering on the mentioned link:
For further information and interest in branding opportunities, or to share any questions that you may have for the panellists, please contact  Mr. Mayank Sharma, T: +91 9999-690-923, E:, or Mr. Suhas Juneja, E:, Mob: +91-987-345-1023
We look forward to your active participation to make this interaction a success.