National Conference on
Linking Growth Drivers of Food Processing Industries
Market, Retails, Quality with Food Safety and Skills

19 November, 2013, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

About The Event



The food processing industry in India is one of the largest in terms of production, consumption, export and growth prospects. The government has been reinforcing this sector with various policy initiatives, to encourage value addition and commercialization to agricultural produce. However, there are still many challenges which are being faced by food processing industry that includes high levels of fragmentation in marketing and distribution of food products in India, growing concerns about food safety across developed and developing nations of processed foods, unorganized food retail and the requisite skilled manpower required in this sector.
Thus, it is now time for consolidation process of growth drivers by making corresponding changes in policies governing marketing, industrial development and skills as well as creating awareness about food quality and safety norms.
In this context, ASSOCHAM in collaboration with the Ministry of Food Processing Industry is organising the “National Conference on Linking Growth Drivers of Food Processing Industries; Market, Retails, Quality with Food Safety and Skills in 19th November, 2013, 1000 Hrs -1530 Hrs Hotel Aloft, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
We have invited H. E. Dr. K. Rosaiah, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu to address the Inaugural Session as our “Chief Guest” and also Thiru P. Thangamani, Hon’ble Minister for Industries, Government of Tamil Nadu as Guest of Honour in this conference.
Considering the immense importance of the conference,ASSOCHAM takes this opportunity to invite you to participate as our esteemed “Delegate” and set the tone and tenor of discussions in this One day National Conference.