41st carpert expo, organized virtually today


India is a place that is not only famous for its cultures but is also very famous for its textiles designs, and our Ministry of Textiles never fails to show it off. India’s carpet industry is popular, and the oldest sector in India can be dated back to Babar.
When Babar came to India, he missed Persia’s luxuries. In the year 1580, Akbar laid down the carpet weaving tradition in India; he started carpet weaving center in Agra and Delhi, which started weaving carpets in the Persian style.
This commenced the industry of carpets in India, and now almost each and every state in India has its own carpet designs, and these designs are famous all over the world. Moreover, the ministry of textiles has never failed in promoting the art of carpet weaving in India. Today, the Carpet Export Promotion Council of India (which falls under the textile Ministry) organized its 41st India Carpet Expo virtually.
27th January 2021, India is all set to delve into the virtual festivities of the 41st India Carpet Expo. 2021 virtual edition of the long running tradition of exhibiting the rich cultural essence of the handmade Indian Carpets and Rugs for an international audience. This event is managed & organized by the Carpet Export Promotion Council.
The India Carpet Expo is an initiative to bridge the gap between Indian products and demand of Handmade Carpets and floor coverings across the globe in the post pandemic era. It is Asia’s Largest Carpet Expo that offers a unique platform for the buyers & sellers to synergize in order to grow & strengthen the global carpet industry.
Senior Govt. Officials from Government of India, Ministry of Textile, Ministry of Commerce, Carpet Export Promotion Council and IBEF (India Brand Equity Foundation) inaugurated the mega virtual 41st edition of Indian Carpet Expo from New Delhi, India.
Mr. Shantmanu , Development Commissioner Handicrafts, , Ministry of Textiles was the Chief Guest of the inaugural session. Mr. Shantmanu shared the vision of Indian Carpet industry. This Expo is the largest expo in asia, and has always received overwhelming respibse be it national or international.


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