All the Members of Council,
Dear Sir / Madam,
Subject: Participation in IPhEB Exhibition at St. Petersburg, Russia (25- 27 April 2012)
You are aware that Russia accounts for two-fifths of the total Central & Eastern European pharmaceutical market, due to its large GDP and population of 142 million. The Russian pharmaceutical market is predicted to expand at a relatively high CAGR in US dollar terms over the next few years and will continue to be driven by import growth
IPhEB Exhibition at St. Petersburg, Russia:
We are pleased to inform our members that an important exhibition named, “IPhEB Exhibition,” is being organized in Russia at St. Petersburg. This exhibition in 2011attracted 737 Russian and International specialist, accounted 110 business meetings and negotiations. ED, Pharmexcil had attended as a special invitee in 2011. (web site link)
The 2nd IPhEB 2012 in St. Petersburg, Russia in 2012 is expected to be a mega event as it fosters open business networking between pharmaceuticals and biotechnology companies, researchers, investors and the state authorities in respect to innovative development and growth in international market.
In view of the importance of Russian market among CIS countries, Pharmexcil is organizing an India Pavilion of size 191 sqmtres. (Event website link)
Pharmexcil is also organizing a focused buyer –seller meet during the event. Thus members participating in the exhibition will have the opportunity to meet prospects at their stalls and also engage with prospective business clients in pre-fixed meetings. The meetings will be fixed by the organizers of the event on the basis of your product profiles. We are also seeking help of Indian Embassy to invite importers.
Participation Charges and other details:
We take this opportunity to request your participation in the fair as an exhibitor and participation in BSM as well. The event is under the MAI activity of the Council. We are offering stalls at a highly subsidized rate.
We are pleased to inform that made up stall cost would be Rs.70,000/- for 9 Sqm (actual cost for the same is about Rs. 3.00lakhs). The stall available in Indian Pavilion will be of 9sqm/18sqm/27 sqm only.
You are kindly requested to avail this opportunity to showcase your products in an important market and participate in BSM as well.
Floor Plan (Web Link)
The total booked space is now 191 sq.m (18 stands per 9 sq. m: 2 of them-P9 &P11 in the middle row has 2 open sides, 2 stands-P8 &P12 have 3 open sides and 4 stands-P1, P7, P13 &P19 has 2 open sides in the upper and bottom row as shown the layout. Remaining stalls are one-side open.
Interested members may kindly book their stall online. The layout is available. Each stall is 9 sqmtres.
After booking online, you are kindly requested to send the e-mail at
. This will enable us to serve you better.
Since limited space is available, stalls will be allotted on first-come-first-serve basis. Please note that online booking will be cancelled in case your participation fee doesn’t reach within 10 days of online booking.
The last date for online booking is 20th March 2012. Please note that booking will close if all stalls are booked online even before this deadline. Only the stalls reservation cancelled against non-payment will be open for booking.
The payment through DD/Cheque in favour of Pharmaceuticals Export Promotion Council, payable at Hyderabad, should reach Delhi office or Hyderabad office within the time frame as mentioned above.
We once again request you to consider participating in this unique event which gives excellent opportunity for entering Russian markets. We look forward to your confirmation & acceptance of our invitation to enable us to proceed with the selection procedures and other arrangements.