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13th International Flora Expo 2018 @ Pune

Nursery Industry to bloom at the Blossoming International Floriculture Trade.

Every year, the Spring Season brings a most pleasant surprises. As we get up in the morning we hear birds chirping in rhythm; as  we go out for a stroll, we see clear blue sky and experience cool wind. As the  blossoming flowers dance to the rising Sun, busy-bees try to land right at the point of  nectar.

Meanwhile, flower lovers surely cannot miss an event – the 13th International Flora Expo, to be held from 23rd – 25th February 2018 at the Hindustan Antibiotic Exhibition Ground in Pimpri-Chinchwad in Pune (India). This event is organised at a time when Indian International Floriculture Trade is blossoming. The exhibition is expected to attract a large number of global suppliers of flowers. The event will provide a platform for importers, dealers, buyers, retailers and floral trade.

According to the organisers, the 13th edition of  the Flora Expo will have three more synchronous events, namely, 12th International Landscape and Gardening Expo 2018, 10th International Horti Expo 2018 and 4th Agrex India 2018. These multiple events will complement each other and contribute to holistic development of this sector. While the Flora Expo will be an ultimate platform to spread out commerce into new markets, the International Landscape and Gardening Expo will cater to the entire landscape, green industry and trade stakeholders.

The 13th edition of  the Flora Expo will offer an economical circumference through colossal domestic market support and high quality export oriented flower production. Industry professionals will get see  new products, techniques and devices that are extremely effectual and cost-efficient for improvement of information and their commerce. Visitors will be exposed to latest trends and activities connected to Floriculture / Horticulture / Agriculture industry. The Expo will bring mass buyers from large industry retailers besides usual flower and gardening industry professionals such as home centres, supermarkets, departmental stores, interior designers, and interior shops. This series is the first and the only professional event in India for International suppliers to meet and trade with all importers, buyers, retailers, garden centres and florists at one place, claim the Organisers.

According to the Organisers the International Flora Expo, being held for over a decade. has made substantial contribution to the floriculture industry. Over the years, the series of events have become the India’s largest exhibition on floriculture, horticulture, garden equipment and machinery, and allied sectors. The previous editions of Flora Expo attracted visitors from many countries such as the Netherlands, Japan, UAE, USA, China and Taiwan, Thailand as well as other South East Asian and Arabian countries. There were more than 150 companies who participated with various displays of plants and flowers..

Booming Opportunities for Indian Floriculture Industry:

With nearly 1.34 billion population of middle and higher income group, India is the world’s 2nd largest consumer base and fastest growing retail destination. And India is emerging as world’s fastest growing flower and gardening market, and. numerous festivals have added to the demands of flowers and have made India a floral land of the future. So, owing to this ever rising demand, floriculture in India has become an important commercial activity in agriculture.