As part of its international campaign for the FIATA World Congress 2018 (FWC-2018) to be held from September 26-29 at Aerocity in New Delhi, Federation of Freight Forwarders’ Associations in India (FFFAI) participated in RAME (Region Africa & Middle East) 2018 Conference, held from May 3 to 5 at Douala in Cameroon. This Conference was the part of FIATA’s Annual Regional Conference, where more than 700 delegates consisting of Customs Brokers, Freight Forwarders and Logistics Companies mainly from African countries gathered to exchange views on market trends, trade opportunities and skill development.
At this conference FFFAI leaders: Mr S Ramakrishnan, Vice Chairman, FFFAI; Mr Sudip Dey, Vice Chairman, FFFAI and Mr Vinod Sharma, Honorary Treasurer, FFFAI interacted with the conference delegates about FWC 2018 and business opportunities in India. According to Mr Ramakrishna, there were significant footfalls and huge enthusiasm witnessed at FWC 2018 stall. “Our visit to RAME 2018 was very fruitful and we are expecting about 200 delegates from African countries alone,” said Mr Ramakrishna.
To be hosted by FFFAI, which is a member association of FIATA, the FWC 2018 will be attended by more than 1500 delegates from overseas countries as well as India. The theme of this World Congress is “The Future Starts Here”, to showcase brand India as a lucrative hub for manufacturing and logistics industry.