The All India Federation of Master Printers (AIFMP) organised a joint meeting of printing and allied industries associations on 3rd August at Holiday Inn, New Delhi. The purpose –to discuss the issue of common interest and problems being faced by printing and allied industries. The meet was also a promotional campaign for Pamex, scheduled in December this year, in Goregaon, Mumbai.
Representatives from Federation of Corrugated Box Manufacturers Association (FCBM), Association of Lable Printers & Suppliers, Institute of Packaging Machinery Manufacturers of India (IPMMI), News Papers Association of India, Label Manufacturers Association of India and Jalandhar Printers Association attended. The meeting was chaired by Prof Kamal Chopra, president, AIFMP.
The topics discussed at the meet included the state of the economy and the printing industry, identifying common issues that can be taken up jointly with authorities, developing mechanism for resolving inter trade issues, co-operation and support for industry events. Association and media representatives from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal and Thailand were present.
To strengthen the mutual co-operation for the development and betterment of printing industry amongst the neighboring countries, AIFMP organised an International Media Conference the following day.