Bangladesh has been a good traditional market for the Indian automobile sector and in view of the future growth potential, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) is organising Indo-Bangla Automotive Show 2017 from February 2-4.
Indian automobile manufacturers has a key role in the Automobile market in Bangladesh and these shows will help them reach more customers. Manufacturers like Ashok Leyland, Bajaj Auto, Eicher Trucks and Buses, Hero MotoCorp, Honda Motorcycles, Mahindra & Mahindra, Maruti-Suzuki, Runner Automobiles, SML Isuzu, Tata Motors, TVS Motors, Yamaha and their Bangladeshi partners like ACI Motors, Bangladesh Honda, Ifad Autos, Karnaphuli, Niloy Motors, Nitol Motors, Rancon Motors, Rangs Motors, Runner Motors, TVS Auto Bangladesh, Uttara Motors and more are participating in this show.
This event is supported by Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises, High Commission of India, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India, India-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry, Bangladesh Automobile Assemblers & Manufacturers Association, Bangladesh Motorcycle Assemblers & Manufacturers Association.
Vinod K Dasari, president, SIAM, and Managing Director, Ashok Leyland, said: “As a next-door neighbour, Bangladesh occupies a very special place in our heart. Rest assured that India will extend whole-hearted support to help develop the automotive industry in Bangladesh including development of critical safety regulations like Bus Body & Truck Body code to reduce accidents.” Dasari also announced the inauguration of the Ashok Leyland manufacturing plant in Bangladesh later in the day.
Primary objective To showcase the world class offerings from the Indian automobile manufacturers and also to share the experience of Indian Automobile industry & Government to create a thriving automobile manufacturing industry.