Bengal Global Business Summit 2017

Biz Bridge 2015

Biz Bridge 2015 was organised by CII from 3-6 December 2015 in Kolkata. The West Bengal Government was the Partner State and Odisha the Focus State in the Biz 2015 and was supported by the West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation and Industrial Promotion and Investment Corporation of Odisha Limited.

Dr Amit Mitra, the Hon'ble Minister for Finance, Excise, Commerce and Industries, Public Enterprises, Industrial Reconstruction, IT and Electronics, West Bengal, on 3 December inaugurated the four-day Biz Bridge 2015.

Biz Bridge 2015 had more than 100 exhibitors joining and over 8,500 high-end business visitors from across the country taking part. It was also the venue of B2B Meetings and separate sessions on Enhancing Trade through Bilateral Dialogues and Leveraging State Policies.

Loan applications worth over Rs 50 cr were received from MSMEs, both existing and prospective, in the East, particularly West Bengal, at the four-day Biz Bridge 2015. CII will take forward the loan applications through its Finance Facilitation Centre (FFC) for further actions with all its 13 partner banks and NBFCs.

Prominent Participants in Biz Bridge 2015 included Siemens, Exide, ELGi Equipments Ltd, Andrew Yule, Titagarh Wagons Ltd, Groz Net Industries, Tata Steel Ltd, JCB Hand Tools, Ordinance Factory Board (GSF, MSF, RFI, OFDC), WBSEDCL, WBIDC, IPICOL, GRSE Ltd, Tata Metaliks, Tata Steel Processing and Distribution Ltd (TSPDL), Premier Transmission Ltd, Shanthi Gears Ltd, CESC Ltd, Ceratizit India Pvt Ltd, New Allenberry Works, Hindustan Steelworks Construction Ltd, Wesman Group, McNally Sayaji Engineering Ltd, Megatherm Electronics (P) Ltd, Bharat Fritz Werner Ltd, Indicon Westfalia Ltd (KCT Group), Patton International Ltd, etc.

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