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25th October 2019/ to participate in TEXWORLD- Apparel Sourcing Paris under MAI Scheme of Deptt. of Commerce from 10-13 February 2020


 To: Members of the Council;


SUBJECT: Golden opportunity to participate in TEXWORLD- Apparel Sourcing Paris under MAI Scheme of  Deptt. of Commerce from 10-13 February 2020.   


Dear Members,

We have the pleasure to inform you that ISEPC is organizing participation in TEXWORLD- Apparel Sourcing at Paris to be held from 10-13 February 2020 which will take place in Paris Le Bourget.


Apparel Sourcing Paris which is a well-established show for the textile & clothing industry and co-located with TEXWORLD Paris. Apparel Sourcing Paris is European Trade Fair for Worldwide Apparel Sourcing.  Apparel Sourcing Paris offers a wide and consistent sourcing clothing Flou, Casual wear, Sport wear, Outwear, Corporate wear. The offer covers ready to wear for Men, Women & Children.


Visitor Target Groups

Clothing and Accessories brand, Garment Retailers and Wholesalers, Mail-order, Large Scale retailing, Chain stores, Department Stores, Trading Companies, Agents, Designers, Buying Offices and Sales Representative.


Show Dates           : 10-13 February 2020  

Location               :  Paris, Le Bourget


Participation Charges: The participation charges do not include air-fare, hotel expenditure or any other kind of personal expenses (logistics etc):


Participation charges

Inclusive of

Cost per booth of 9 sq mtr. under MAI Scheme

Rs. 3,40,000/-

1 table, 3 chairs, 1 waste paper basket, fascia, triple socket, 3 spotlights.


Option for

Shawls/Scarves  : 16 rods 1 mirror.

Clothing             : 3 rods, 1 low cupboard

Accessories         : 1 rod, 4 shelves, 1 low cupboard


       Payment options: 50% payment with signed & stamped Application;

       50% balance payment on allotment or before 31st December 2019 whichever` is earlier;


Special offer

  • Each participant will be provided services of a merchandiser to help them in showcasing their products for eye catching of visitors.
  • Participants shall also be eligible to showcase their products in the catwalk for selected products.
  • There will be 4 corner stands which will be allotted either on option or by lottery but allottee will be charged 5% extra of the participation charges.


Eligibility for financial assistance under Market Access Initiative (MAI)  scheme shall be governed by theNotification No. 11/197/2016-E&MDA dated 16.02.2018 issued by the Department of  Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, (E&MDA) Division  regarding eligibility for availing MAI grant which debar a member for participation in more than 2 activities in a year abroad.    Since this is a Govt sponsored MAI approved activity for abroad, GST is not being charged.


The Council reserves the right to refuse participation to any applicant in case not found eligible as per MAI guidelines or it oversold, without assigning any reason.


Reimbursement of travel claim:

Participants in this exhibition shall also be eligible for reimbursement of airfare (economic class), if approved & sanctioned by Ministry of Commerce, as per terms and conditions laid down by the Deptt of Commerce vide their letter of 17th January 2019 and subject to ISEPC’s Exhibition Committee approval.


Payment Mode:

 Demand Draft, Pay Order or Cheque in the name of “The Indian Silk Export Promotion Council” (payable at New Delhi) may be sent  at New Delhi Office of Silk Council at 1302-04, Ansal Tower, 38, Nehru Place, New Delhi – 110 019, India;

      Payment can also be sent through NEFT / RTGS to the following account:


A/C NO: 653010100019576  





Guidelines for allotment of the booths:

 1. All  participants who have paid the full participation fee in time would be considered for allotment of booths through draw of lot;

2. No change in the booths, once allotted would be entertained under any circumstances;

3. The decision of the Chairman (Exhibition Committee)-ISEPC, would be final and binding in case of any dispute;

4. The participation is on FIRST-CUM-FIRST SERVED (FCFS) basis till all booths are sold;



In case, applications are over-subscribed, a waitlist will be maintained, which would be considered on FCFS basis. Applicants are advised to ensure that they possess necessary visa to enter Paris at their end. No request for refund will be entertained by ISEPC if for any reason whatsoever even if visa is not granted.


Application form:

 The blank application format are enclosed herewith for your ready reference & doing the needful. The Circular / application may also be downloaded from our website.



Thanking you,

Yours Sincerely,


(T.S. Chadha)

Offg. Executive Director


Enclosure: Application Form


 25th October 2019/ to participate in TEXWORLD- Apparel Sourcing Paris under MAI Scheme of Deptt. of Commerce from 10-13 February 2020