Trade Promotion Organization in Asia (Member Organizations)

India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO)

L C Goyal
India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) is the nodal agency of the Government of India for promoting the country's external trade. ITPO, during its existence of nearly three decades, in the form of Trade Fair Authority of India and Trade Development Authority, has played a proactive role in catalyzing trade, investment and technology transfer processes. Its promotional tools include organizing of fairs and exhibitions in India and abroad, Buyer-Seller Meets, Visit of foreign trade delegations and Information Dissemination.
Main Activities
  • Managing the extensive trade fair complexs, Pragati Maidan
  • Organising various trade fairs and exhibitions at its exhibition complex in Pragati Maidan and other centers in India
  • Participating in overseas trade fairs and exhibitions
  • Facilitating the use of Pragati Maidan for holding of trade fairs and exhibitions by other fair organizers both from India and abroad
  • Establishing durable contacts between Indian suppliers and overseas buyers
  • Encouraging micro, small and medium scale units in export promotion efforts
  • Trade Information Services through electronic accessibility
  • Organising Buyer-Seller Meets and other exclusive India Shows with a view to bringing buyers and sellers together

Information of Organization

Name India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO)
Status Government Organisation
Date of Foundation 1977
HQ Address India Trade Promotion Organisation, Pragati Bhawan, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi-110001
Tel: +91-11-23371540/1491
Fax: +91-11-23371492/1493
Upper Organization -
Office Domestic : 4   Abroad : -

Basic Information

Country/Region India
(sq km)
Population (millions) 1210.14
Capital New Delhi
Language Hindi, English
Religion Hindu 80.4%, Muslim 13.4%, Christians 2.3%, Sikhs 1.8%, others 1.9%