March 16, 2017 08:36 AM NPT
KATHMANDU, March 16: The 6th Nepal International Trade Fair is beginning at the Bhrikuti Mandap Exhibition Hall in Kathmandu from Thursday.
The expo, which is being organized by Federation of Nepalese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FNCCI), aims at promoting Nepali products in both domestic as well as international market. According to the organizers, the expo will showcase handicraft, IT, agricultural, construction, medical, metal, steel, leather, furniture, and fashion products, among others.
The expo will have 340 stalls. Exhibitors from countries like China, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Thailand, among others, are also participating in the expo. According to the organizers, the expo will promote Nepali products among retailers, wholesaler and distributors, and help to learn, explore and discover new opportunities by interacting with other exhibitors.
“Similarly, it will help Nepali entrepreneurs to establish business contacts with potential buyers, suppliers and technology providers for enhancing their business,” they added. The expo, which will conclude on March 20, will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal.