In the upcoming edition of FITUR from January 17-21, 2018 at IFEMA – Feria de Madrid, Spain, partner country – India will exhibit its tourism as one of its leading-edge sectors with some of the highest business possibilities. With 7% economic growth, India presents a key market for worldwide investments and economic relations and is inviting companies to invest, especially those from industries where the country is a leading global power, prominent among them infrastructures, rail transport and tourism.
This collaboration provides a close tie by linking India brand to the international tourism trade fair, allowing the new FITUR partner, whose presence has increased more than 30% at the fair, to make the most of the event’s exceptional promotional potential and capitalise on it. In this way, the Asian country, under the slogan of ‘Incredible India’, will enjoy an important international showcase for promoting the destination.
Last year was the 60th Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between Spain and India. Both countries are now forging ever closer ties through this alliance. Spanish tourism to India continues to grow. According to figures released by Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, it received 76,342 Spanish tourists in 2016. Additionally, the increase in direct connections between Madrid and New Delhi has facilitated traveller flow between both nations and establishes the Spanish capital as the gateway to the Latin American market.