SME Expo - Logistics & Material Handling
Date : Jan 06, 2011 - Jan 08, 2011
Opening Hours : 9 am ~ 6 pm
Venue : Chennai Trade Centre
Location Address : Chennai, Mumbai
Country : India
Organizer : INIS Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
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Number of exhibitors : -
Major Exhibits :

Prominent Industries
Freight, Shipping, Aviation, IT, Ports, Cargo, Express, Railways

Material Handling Equipment & System Providers
Material Handling for Storage, System Manufacturers, Communication, Integraters, Containers and Packaging Equipments, Consultants

Solutions & Service Providers
3PL, LSP's, Transportation/Fleet Operators, Express Services - Courier, Transportation & Distribution, Air Freight, Warehousing & Storage, Consultancy, Freight Forwarders, Labeling & Packaging Solutions, Cargo handling, Project Cargo/Bulk Cargo/Multi-modal, Shipping Lines, Resource Planning Organization , Ports & Terminals, Supply Chain

Warehouse and Hardware Service Provider
Forklifts/Stackers, Bins & Containers, Scissor Lifts/Platforms, Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems (ASRS), Dock Leveler, Automated Guiding Vehicles (AGV), Pallets, Material Handling, Racking Systems/Shelving Systems, System Integration, Carousels, Procurement and Fulfillment, Slotted Angles

Technology & IT Solutions, Tracking Systems, Enterprise IT Solutions ERP/CRM/SCM, Telematics, Software & IT Solutions for Logistics and SCM, Automatic Data Capture (ADC) & Bar-coding

Other Services
Hardware & technology for small scale Operators, Finance & Insurance, Logistic & SCM Solutions, Publications & Portal

Introduction :

The annual edition of the SME Expo Logistics & Material Handling 2011 ?India Premier International Logistics & Material Handling Business Expo is scheduled to be held at the Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai (INDIA) from January 6th to 8th, 2011 to continue in its endeavor to provide Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) along with large corporate organizations in logistics sector a platform for exploring more business opportunities and for dissemination of knowledge in the quest to deliver world class services. This is an industry initiative to share the insights into the challenges and likely trends that the logistics industry is expected to encounter.

Logistics costs in India as a percentage of the national GDP is higher as compared to other developed countries. Any reduction in logistics costs would result in significant savings for the nation. Since the Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) constitute a major segment of the logistics service providers, these SMEs would be the prime movers in this effort. Logistics costs can also be reduced by deploying modern material handling system thereby improving the productivity and reducing the overall cost. The Asia-Pacific market for material handling equipment & systems is projected to record sales of US $27 billion in 2010. As the need for materials handling equipment is directly related to the amount of cargo and freight traffic, India will see a major push in the demand for material handling equipment.

The SME Expo Logistics & Material Handling has become one of India largest and most comprehensive exhibitions on Logistics & Supply Chain industry, started in 2006 by ICICI Bank Business Banking and INIS Enterprises. Four years in a row, the show has grown exponentially.

The event builds on the phenomenal success of its previous editions held in Mumbai & Chennai with large participation from exhibitors as well as trade visitors. The next edition is expected to be much larger than the previous one with anticipated participation from major leading Indian & International companies. The mega event promises to create an ideal platform to showcase the latest trends in the logistics/materials handling sector and endeavors to bridge the gap between service providers and industry users.

The event encompasses of 3 day exhibition & 2 days of parallel conference.

3 Day Exhibition will provide opportunities of displaying of product & services, positioning & repositioning, strengthening clientele relations, brand enhancement, researching & analyzing market trends, promoting the projects undertaken, etc.

2 Day Conference will provide a platform to gauge opportunities, learn case studies & best practices and discuss issues for industry benefit, modification to the social & business responsibility, etc.

The event proves to be a truly international trade fair, designed to facilitate effective interaction amongst several stakeholders of the logistics and supply chain industry.

Now in its fifth year, SME Expo Logistics & Material Handling 2011 endeavors to set standards in terms of footfalls & business deals and emerge as the region main sourcing point of Logistics Service Providers & Material Handling Solutions?an opportunity not to be missed.

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