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Busworld India 2013, an Exclusive Trade Exhibition for the Bus and Coach Industry in India to be Held from 1st – 3rd Feb 2013 at Mumbai, India

Press Release   •   Feb 02, 2013 13:25 IST

Mumbai, India, February 01, 2013 -- The 5th edition of Busworld India ( http://india.busworld.org/busworldindia.html ) an exclusive trade exhibition for the Bus and Coach Industry in India is being held from 1st – 3rd Feb 2013 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai India. Busworld is the recognized platform for bus & coach sectors to tap the vast and rapidly growing potential of urban & rural market in India and meet their existing and prospective clients face-to-face. On display will be latest & innovative product lines as well as technologies like Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), GPS, hybridisation, fuel efficiency with minimal ecological impact.

Busworld India 2013 will be inaugurated by Hon. Jeevanrao Gore, Chairman, Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation in the august presence of Shri. Manjunatha Prasad (IAS), Managing Director, Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation, Shri. Subash Goyal, President, Indian Association of Tour Operators,  Shri P Ananda Rao, Executive Director, Association of Road Transport Undertakings, Mr. D.P. Saste, Head (Safety & Homologation), Central Institute of Road Transport and many policy makers, decision makers and industry leaders.

This year the objective of the exhibition is, “Gearing-up for a Sustainable Public Transportation System, focussed on Fuel Efficiency, ITS and Hybridisation” Several reputed coach and bus manufacturers such as ACGL, Corona, Scania and Deccan Auto (to name a few) have confirmed their participation for Busworld India 2013. A concurrent 3-day symposium will provide valuable insight into technical aspects and safety features to spearhead the growth of a modern, sustainable bus and coach industry in India. Keeping in mind the safety of School going children an exclusive seminar on “Fire Safety & School Bus Day” is also to be held to find solutions for school bus accidents.

India is the second largest market in the world for buses and coaches with demand for buses and coaches above 8 tonnes gross double than Western Europe. The design and development of buses and coaches has gone through a period of rapid evolution. India has invested heavily in highways linking all the main centres of population. There has also been a rapid increase in the numbers of professional middle-class people. Many people prefer to live in communities outside the cities, stirring the demand for commuter services.

Busworld India ( http://india.busworld.org/busworldindia.html ) is an offshoot of the global Busworld exhibition which began in 1971 in Belgium. Today, Busworld has completed 40 years of success and is the most recognized international exhibition in the world exclusively for the bus and coach industry. Busworld India is being organized jointly by Busworld International in association with Inter Ads Exhibitions, a reputed company organising exhibitions and conferences in India. 

For more information about Busworld India, please email at busworld.india@interads.in or visit our website at www.busworld.org

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