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BSMs in DCR Congo, Nigeria and Cote d Ivoire 18-28 February 2018
 

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PXL/HO/Cir-087/2017-18                                                                                                                            Date: 25.11.2017

BSMs in DCR Congo, Nigeria and Côte d'Ivoire

18-28 February 2018

 
To,

All the Members of Council,

Dear Sir/Madam,


We are glad to inform that Council is organizing Business Meetings in at DCR Congo, Nigeria and Côte d'Ivoire during 18-28th February 2018.  As members are aware, Ethiopia, Tanzania and Zambia are important exporting destination for Indian pharma exporters in Africa Region.   

 

I. Highlights of the Event:

· Good market opportunity is available for Indian pharma exporters to enhance their exports in West African countries.  Please see the following data:

Country

Estimated Generic market (US$ mn)

India's Exports 2016-17 (US$ mn)

DCR Congo

275

84

Nigeria

600

344

Côte d'Ivoire

300

31

·   Indian Embassies in DCR Congo and Côte d'Ivoire invited Pharmexcil to organize BSM in those countries considering huge potential available.

·   Embassies assured to invite some of the prominent importers / distributors from neighbouring countries for the BSMs

·   Local pharma importers / distributors will be invited with the help of our Indian Embassies and local pharma associations.

·   Apart from B2B meetings, presentations on local pharma markets / Drug Regulations will be arranged

 

II. Tentative Programme

Date

Programme

18.2.2018

Arrival at Kinshasa, DCR Congo

19.2.2018

BSM in Kinshasa

20.2.2018

Free Day for meeting customers / Drug Regulatory officials

21.2.2018

 Arrival at Lagos, Nigeria  

22.2.2018

BSM Lagos, Nigeria

23.2.2018

Free day for meeting customers / Meetings with FDA officials  

24/25.2.2018  

Arrive at  Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

26.2.2018

BSM  at Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire

27.2.2018

Free day for meeting customers / Meetings with FDA officials

28.2.2018

Leave for India

 

III. Participation fee

Rs.75,000/- per delegate, which includes cost of participation in BSMs, Interpreters, wherever required  and Accommodation on twin sharing basis in all the 3 countries, in the hotels recommended by embassies.  

 

Does not include:

·   Air ticket

·   Visa charges

·   Lunch/dinners

·   Local transfers

·   Any other incidental charges.   

 

Council will help the participants in booking tickets, visas and local hospitality through a travel agent.   Participants are at liberty to make their own arrangements also.

 

IV. Assistance under MAI:

Members whose export turnover during the previous financial year is less than Rs.30 crores will be eligible for assistance under MAI scheme up to a maximum of Rs. 70,000/- towards air fare, subject to other conditions of MAI and approval by Ministry.  Due to limited funds available, assistance will be available only to the first 30 members.

 

V. Approximate costs of Travel:

Approximate cost of air ticket and visas charges as follows:

Air ticket (economy class) : Rs. 1.20 lakhs

Visa charges                       : Rs. 35-40,000

 

VI. Tentative Flight schedule (suggested):

18.2.2018

Mum / Addis          

ET 611

0525/0755

18.2.2018

Addis/Kinshasa

ET 841

0950/1200

21.2.2018

Kinshasa/Lome

KP 041

0810/1125

21.2.2018

Lome/Lagos

KP 024

1330/1530

25.2.2018

Lagos/Abidjan

HF 531

0940/1040

28.2.2018

Abidjan/Lome 

ET 1024

1020/1150

28.2.2018

Lome/Addis

ET 509

1330/2135

28.2.2018

Addis/Mum

ET 640

2335/0715*

 

The above is suggested schedule and members are at liberty to choose their one travel plan.  However, members have to ensure that they are available for the meetings as per schedule fixed.

 

VIII. Delegate Form:

Interested members may fill up the attached delegate form and return to rd.rr@pharmexcil.comor info@pharmexcil.com  on or before 31st December 2017.  It may be noted that as per the directions of Government, Council is required to scrutinize the profiles of the interested companies and select genuinely interested exporters.  Therefore, it is likely that some of the profiles may not be selected by the Council.

 

IX. Free Medical Camp:

Indian Embassy in DCR Congo advised Council to organize a Free Medical / immunization Camp in Kinshasa.    Council is working out on modalities of organizing the above Camp.  Meanwhile, members may indicate their interest to join this noble cause.

 

Members are advised to take advantage of exploring the export opportunities in Western African countries by participating in the event.

 

With regards

Udaya Bhaskar

Director General

 

Encl: Delegate form

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