Modi Confirms Appearance India's Prime Minister Modi at Hannover Messe 2015
The head of state of one of the major emerging markets will pay a visit to the world's largest industrial trade fair and expo: India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi – in office since May 2014 has announced his intends to visit Hannover Messe 2015. India has been named the official Partner Country at event's next year’s edition.
New Delhi/India – Together with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will officially openHannover Messe 2015 on the evening of 12 April, then take part in the traditional opening day tour on 13 April. India’s role as the Partner Country underscores the new Indian Prime Minister’s ambitious economic course. Under the slogan of “Make in India”, Modi is promoting the modernization of India’s factories and infrastructure and greater foreign investment in local production. Modi is convinced that production industries form the backbone of the Indian economy, and to develop that backbone, the emerging Indian economy has an active interest in German infrastructure, research and technology.
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“Partner Country India is coming at exactly the right moment”, believes Hannover Messe Senior Vice President Marc Siemering. “India will be showcasing itself to the world as a modern, upwardly mobile economic power, while it simultaneously takes advantage of the opportunities offered by Hannover Messe to invest in modern technology to strengthen its domestic economy.”
Hannover Messe 2015 will run from 13 to 17 April 2015 and feature India as its official Partner Country.