About HGH India
HGH India is India’s most popular annual trade show for home textiles, home décor, houseware and gifts. This trade show connects international and Indian brands and manufacturers with the retailers, importers, distributors, institutional buyers and interior designers in the rapidly growing Indian domestic market. Consistent business results since its inception in 2012 has made HGH India a must attend annual event for everyone with business interest in India’s domestic market for home products.
Designed exclusively to connect its exhibitors with their high potential business partners in the Indian market, HGH India has firmly established itself as a world-class, must-attend, professional, trend setting and result-oriented event where brands, manufacturers, importers and distributors can present their innovations and complete product range to retailers, distributors, trade buyers, interior designers and gift trade from across India.
Exhibitors can identify and connect with several high potential and long-term business partners in the Indian market. HGH India provides a quick and effective access to the rapidly emerging Indian home products market which is growing at 20% per annum. This trade show is well-recognised by leading brands and exhibitors from 32 countries for its high quality and focused business environment. Design and fashion trends forecasted by HGH India now have a major influence on product development and merchandising by manufacturers and retailers in India.
With consistent results for visitors and exhibitors, HGH India has now established itself as the most awaited annual meeting point for Indian & international brands, manufacturers retailers, distributors, importers, institutional buyers and interior designers.
HGH India is aptly timed at beginning of the sourcing season for Indian market, resulting in increasing number of high quality visitors and exhibitors year after year. Over 80% of the exhibitors and 90% of the visitors have been returning to the show every year, reflecting the importance of this trade show in their annual business plan.
HGH India 2019 attracted 35,900 high potential retailers and trade buyers from 500 cities and towns across India, indicating a 2.9% increase over last year. Over 700 manufacturers and brands from 32 countries showcased their products, making it the largest trade show for home category in the Indian market.
India is targeting an average GDP growth of 11-12% per annum in the post-COVID period from FY 2021-22. As per Government projections, India will become a USD 5 trillion economy by 2025-26 from its current size of USD 3.05 trillion in 2020-21. This makes India one of the biggest and rapidly emerging markets in the world. India’s aspiring, young consumers with rising incomes are consistently moving upwards, adapting to better products, better designs and international lifestyle. With demand for home products increasing @ 20% per annum, business growth opportunities in the Indian market will continue to grow.
India is a huge but highly diversified market where connecting with the right business partner is a major challenge faced by the International and Indian brands, manufacturers. HGH India offers a precise solution to this problem by connecting its exhibitors with experienced and qualified partners from their own field. Top buying decision makers amongst India’s established retailers, importers, distributors, agents and institutional buyers regularly attend HGH India.
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic spread, HGH India has been monitoring the situation closely and is keeping in constant touch with the trade, industry and various authorities to assess the upcoming developments and their impact on home business. Health, safety, convenience and business interest of our exhibitors, visitors and service providers and their teams have been of utmost priority for HGH India team.
Last year, the Ninth annual edition (HGH India 2020) was merged with the Tenth edition due to lockdown imposed by the Government across the country. However, this merged Tenth edition, HGH India 2021, which was scheduled for June 2021 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai too has been forced to be rescheduled once again.
After considerable deliberations and review of the current COVID situation in India and Mumbai, it has been decided to reschedule the 10th annual edition, HGH India 2021 to November 30- December 3, 2021 at a new venue India Expo Centre, Greater Noida (Delhi NCR). December is also second sourcing period post-Diwali for Indian Retailers and Distributors. This decision is based on our own assessment and the feedback from several exhibitors and visitors.
The trade show will be open on all four days from 30th November to 3rd December, 2021 only for trade visitors. General Public and retail sales are strictly prohibited, as always.