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The next India Carpet Expo being organized by The Carpet Export Promotion Council (CEPC) is scheduled from 18th-21st October, 2013 in Sampurnanand Sanskrit University Ground at Varanasi, under the aegis of Government of India.

India Carpet Export started in the year 2000 as a biannual fair and has become a world fame international fair amongst the buyers of Handmade carpets, rugs and other floor coverings. Most of the manufacturers & exporters from main carpet producing areas like Bhadohi, Mirzapur, Varanasi, Agra, Jaipur, Panipat and Srinagar will be exhibiting their wide range and varieties of handmade carpets, rugs and other floor-coverings in the Expo.

The following attractive package will be provided to selected buyers for attending India Carpet Expo:
- Reimbursement of US$ 500 towards airfare, as a subsidy, for attending India Carpet Expo.
- Complementary hotel accommodation upto 2 nights (room rent with breakfast) in Varanasi between 17th to 21st October, 2013.
- Pick up & drop from airport / hotel / airport in Varanasi.
- Arrangement for free ride to Ganges, Sarnath, etc. on request.

Interested parties may please get in touch with Embassy of India, Santiago on email, Contact person: Ms. Viviana Garcia, Commercial Officer.


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