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The Indian Silk Export Promotion Council (ISEPC) is pleased to inform that the Silk Council has again decided to organize participation with 50 Members in the next edition of Who’s Next Premiere Classe in September 2018 which is scheduled to be held from 7-10 September 2018 at Porte de Versailles in Paris.

The Silk Council therefore, invites applications for participation in Who’s Next  at   Paris   from    07 - 10 September 2018 products for display silk and silk blended products including textiles, fashion accessories, jeweler, bags and garments. The participation charges of   Rs. 2,10,000/- for a built up stand of 9 Sqr Mtr;

Two side open stand will bear additional 10% amount of the total cost of booth Rs. 2,10,000/- for a 9 sq mtr. One exporter participant is eligible only for one stand of 9 sq mtr.  Additional space can be provided @ Rs. 39,000/- per sq mtr. A fully equipped 9 sq mtr standard booth with standard international facilities shall be provided without power socket.

The above activity is funded under MAI, the approval and sanction of which is expected.

Participants have to make their own arrangements towards travel, hotel accommodation, shipment, clearing, Customs duties of exhibits and visa etc;

The Council on request may issue visa Invitation Letters in favour of member (proprietor / partners / Directors / Chief Executive Officers / Senior level officers – maximum two only).   ISEPC shall not be liable in case of visa is not granted on the participant’s passport by the concerned Embassy. Participants have no right to claim refund, if visa not granted.

Interested Members are requested to submit their application together with Rs. 75,000/- by way of cheque/demand draft drawn in favour of THE INDIAN SILK EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL payable at New Delhi latest by 14TH FEBRUARY 2018 for application registration. The application on scrutiny if found eligible for subsidy, will be asked to deposit balance payments as per payment schedule as under:-


  1. Deposit along with application registration                                       - Rs.     75,000                      
  2. 2nd installment within 30 days from the date of demand (allotment)  - Rs.     75,000                                                                                 
  3. Balance latest by 31st July 2018.                                                       - Rs.    60,000

Total                                                                                                  - Rs. 2,10,000

Withdrawal by eligible applicants from participation shall not be allowed and the amount deposited on application registration shall stand forfeited. The non-eligible applicants will be refunded the amount paid on application registration. The allotment of stands shall be made by draw of lots after receipt of full payment as mentioned above.  

The Council reserves right to refuse participation to any applicant in case not found eligible as per MAI guidelines without assigning any reason, and the amount of advance deposited shall be refunded without any cut.