Chairman’s Pen


IESS – IESS 2018, the 7th edition for International Engineering Sourcing Show will be held in Chennai from 8-10 March 2018 at Chennai Trade Centre.

With 300 Indian companies exhibiting at the show, IESS 2018 will offer complete supply chain sourcing solutions in Sub-Contracting, Metal & Shop Floor, Industrial and Electrical Machinery, Auto sector and industrial Innovations. Over 400 Global Buyers from 44 countries will be in Chennai n to source and procure Engineering goods and services.

Czech Republic is the Partner Country and with a current bilateral business potential of USD 3 billion, Indian companies are looking at collaborative opportunities in auto sector, robotics, machine tools and industrial sub-contracting.

Government of Tamil Nadu is the Host State for IESS 2018. Tamil Nadu’s vibrant manufacturing ecosystem offers IESS 2018 an ideal place to showcase India’s manufacturing profess. Auto sector, Light and Heavy Engineering, Machine Tool majors all have a substantial presence in the State.

IESS 2018 will see Global Majors such as Siemens, Caterpillar, Dover PSG, Dubai Electricity and Water Authority amongst others organising Global Sourcing Meets. India offers quality manufactured goods and IESS 2018 is our biggest showcase to global audience who are seeking supply chain enhancements.

IESS India 2018 will expect over 10000 Trade visitors from all over India and leading Public sector undertakings including Bharat Earth Movers Ltd, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd., Chennai Petrochemicals Corporation, Southern Railways and Ordnance Factory Board will be at IESS to organise their Sourcing Meets to explain their procurement procedures, vendor registration process, on-going projects, assignments and opportunities for MSME etc.

EEPC India has created a formidable conference tracks at IESS 2018 and seminar subjects include R&D for industry, Industry 4.0, Intellectual Property Rights etc.

I look forward to welcome you at IESS 2018.

Mr. Ravi Sehgal, Chairman,
EEPC India