Future Mobility Trade Visit to India
27th January, 2020
Pune and Chennai
Register your interest in joining this Midlands Engine trade visit to India, visiting both Chennai and Pune. This visit is designed specifically for companies operating in the future mobility sector including Electric Vehicle Technology and Infrastructure as well as Electric Motor manufacturing, Battery Management Technologies and Specialist Vehicle manufacturing...
Why join the Midlands Engine delegation?
A number of tailored individual meetings will be arranged for each company as standard. Meetings are of course dependent on interest from Indian companies
Benefit from the support of Trade Advisers throughout your visit, who have years of experience assistingBritish companies in India
Open doors and boost credibility by being part of a British Government associated visit
Site visits to Indian OEM/Tier 1 suppliers and a leading research park which fosters strong connections between the industry and academia
DIT support before, during, and after your visit to ensure that the trip is a success and that you have a clear understanding of the next steps you need to take
In 2017, the Indian passenger vehicle market has achieved a new feat by moving up to the fourth position in the world in terms of volume, beating Germany. It is expected to become the third-largest by 2020, thus to become a cynosure in the eyes of global automotive industry
India's auto industry has a potential to generate up to $300 billion in annual revenue by 2026, creating 65 million additional jobs and contributing over 12 per cent to India's Gross Domestic Product
The sector is expected to remain in the robust growth horizon over the next decade with volume growth in the region of 6-8 per cent a year
The country also has a strong thriving automotive component industry with revenues of over $43.5 billion including exports in the excess of $11 billion in FY17, recording a CAGR of over 7 per cent
Cost, Eligibility and Grants:
A commitment fee of just £150 + VAT is applicable for each organisation, with all delegates responsible for booking their own flights and accommodation.
Financial support of £690 is available for those companies in the Midlands Engine area (i.e. East and West Midlands) who meet the required eligibility criteria as detailed on the application form provided upon registration.
Register your interest:
Register your interest in this trade visit, free and without obligation. Please note: the closing date for all mission applications is 13 December 2019, spaces are limited so sign up soon to avoid disappointment.
For any other enquiries contact the Department for International Trade West Midlands at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0345 222 0159.