Coir Kerala 2011
Showcasing the glory of coir to the world…
Coir Kerala 2011 was the first and the biggest international event of its kind for coir and allied natural fibres. The first edition of the event, Coir Kerala 2011 was held at the EMS Stadium in Alappuzha, Kerala from February 4-9, 2011. A resounding success, this event achieved its core purpose like development and promotion of the coir and natural fibre sector, creating a platform for domestic and overseas buyers to meet and interact with regard to business, trading joint ventures, strengthening of existing markets, establishing new markets, transfer of technology, technical know-how and also ascertain the future of the global natural fibre industry.
The event had a major impact in the industry globally, as it created opportunities for companies and manufacturers to interact with key personnel from Government and private agencies involved in the development and promotion of the coir and natural fibre. It also projected Alappuzha as the global hub of natural fibre carpet trade.
The event highlights were International & Domestic Exhibition, Buyer-Seller Meets, International & National Seminars, Seminars on Empowerment of Women in Coir sector and also cultural programmes portraying the rich culture and art of Kerala, on all days.
Coir Kerala 2011 had active participation from top Organisations, Manufacturers, Retailers, Entrepreneurs, Delegates, Policy Makers, Academicians, Researchers and Thinkers from across the world. A phenomenal success, it was followed by Coir Kerala 2012.