The 33rd Aahar International Food & Hospitality Fair 2018 seeks to offer a platform
for facilitating growth and modernization in the processed food and hospitality sector.
AAHAR 2018 to be held on 13-17 Mar 2018.
‘AAHAR 2018’ - the International Food and Hospitality fair will be inaugurated by Shri Suresh Prabhu,
the Hon’ble Minister of Commerce & Industry, Government of India at 10.15 am on March 13, 2018 at Hall 7,
(Lounge) at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. H.E. Mr. Jacek Bogucki, First Deputy Minister of the Ministry of
Agriculture & Rural Development of the Republic of Poland, H.E. Mr. Nejmeddine Lakhal, Ambassador of the
Republic of Tunisia, Mr. L.C. Goyal, CMD, ITPO and H.E. Mr. Mitsuhiro Miyakoshi, Special Advisor to the
Prime Minister of Japan will also grace the occasion.
The FSSAI stall was inaugurated by Shri Ashish Bahuguna, Chairperson FSSAI in the
presence of Mr. Pawan Agarwal, CEO, FSSAI, Mr. BK Dubey, Director, FSSAI, representatives
of associations from FICCI and AIFPA.
The event is being organised by ITPO with the support of the Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Agricultural and Processed Food Products Development Authority (APEDA) and apex industry bodies such as APEDA, ARCHII, HOTREMAI, AIFPA, FHSAI and FIFI. Covering a gross area of around 24,000 sq.mtrs. (Hall7-12A& Hangers 1-6), the fair features a wide range of food products, machinery and equipment from over 900 exhibitors from India and overseas. The foreign participation is from 18 countries including USA, China, Italy, Poland, Turkey, Spain, Oman, South Korea, Thailand, UAE, Peru, Norway, Indonesia, Canada, Tunisia, Hong Kong, Singapore and Japan. Culinary Art Competition and seminars are among added attractions. AAHAR 2018 (March 13-17) will open from 10.00am to 6.00pm, daily.