Tea Board of India
The scheme aims to provide a platform to the exporters to show case their products in international events for promotion and facilitate generation of trade opportunities through organising interactive sessions between buyers and sellers.
Scale of Assistance
For Tea Board led Trade fairs/Exhibition/BSM, assistance to exporters will be permissible for air fare in economy excursion class for one company representative travelling from India on the India-destination-India sector in the shortest route. This will, however, be subject to an upper ceiling per tour as indicated below:-
a) For Latin American Countries (LAC) – Rs.1,00,000/-
b) For USA, Canada – Rs 70,000/-
c) For all other Countries – Rs.70,000/Eligibility
1.All exporters holding valid exporters’ license are eligible to participate from Tea Board’s booth in exhibition.
2.Exporters submitting regular monthly export returns will be eligible for participation only.
Procedure of application
1. Exporters interested in participation will have to submit application to Tea Board informing them of their interest in participation. Application for participation in exhibition with Tea Board will be confirmed on “first-come-first-serve” basis only on receipt of participation charges as well as requisite application fee as given above
2. Payments by way of Demand Draft drawn in favour of Tea Board and payable at Kolkata for the following:-
a) Non-refundable application fee of Rs.1000/- (one thousand) per sq. m. space (towards IEBR)
b) Non-refundable participation charge of Rs. 30000/-.
Submission of application: The applicant exporters desirous of availing the assistance shall submit their application in the prescribed form along with necessary supporting documents, if any to Director of Tea Promotion, Tea Board, 14 B.T.M. Sarani, Kolkata 700001.
For further details click on this link: http://www.teaboard.gov.in/pdf/schemes/Schemes_for_Participation_in_Exhibitions_2015-16.pdf