Bhubaneswar: The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) has roped in to be the new partner of the Make in Odisha conclave to be held in November this year. This was informed by the Industries Minister Ananta Das on Friday.
He said that “After a meeting, it has been decided that FICCI will be our partner in Make in Odisha initiative.” It should be noted that the Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) withdrew its partnership from the Make in Odisha conclave.
A team of representatives will visit three countries – Italy, Germany and Saudi Arabia – on July 1st to meet investors for the conclave, he added.
It should be noted that the Government of Odisha had successfully organized Make in Odisha Conclave 2016 during November 30- December 02, 2016 in partnership with the CII. A total of 124 investment intents worth over INR 3.64 lakh crore were received during the investor meets leading upto the Conclave in 2016.