Officials from the World Trade Centre Goa (WTC Goa) invited the functionaries of Karnatak Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) in Hubli to participate in its trade and training programmes, at a meeting held on December 15, 2015. Officials from both the sides also discussed programmes of mutual interest.
Mr. Ramesh Patil, President, KCCI, emphasised the need to promote and project Hubli as an investment region with high potential in sectors like engineering, auto, plastics, agro and textiles.
Mr. Manguirish Pai Raikar, Advisor, WTC Goa invited Mr. Patil to become a member of the Advisory Council, formed especially with a view to oversee and guide various aspects of promotion of trade and commerce of the surrounding regions and to facilitate international trade, participating in ‘Make in India’, which has a very broad agenda.
WTC Goa would help establish connectivity with appropriate global partners for access to finance, technology and customers for goods and services from India.
Ms. Ambika, Assistant Manager, Trade Promotion and Research, WTC Goa informed the members of KCCI about Centrallia 2016 which is a bi-annual event of World Trade Centre Winnipeg, Canada. Centrallia 2016, which is the 4th edition, would deliberate trade issues in the Arctic Region, North and South America, besides hosting Business-to-Business Meetings. Ms. Rupa Naik, Director, WTC Goa elaborated on networking opportunities to promote Hubli as an Industrial destination with the support and efforts from both sides.