Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal today urged Indian industry to think big and set accelerated and aggressive targets, with a vision to achieve transformative changes by 2047 when India would be celebrating hundred years of independence.
He was delivering the keynote address at the 94th Annual Convention of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry in New Delhi.
The Minister conveyed his appreciation to FICCI for making the Indian pavilion at the Dubai Expo a reality in the face of challenges and uncertainties caused by the pandemic. The Indian pavilion has been one of the most visited and appreciated pavilions at the Dubai Expo.
Dwelling upon the challenges faced by Indian industry during the pandemic, Mr Goyal said that it had recovered remarkably well and is poised for faster growth. The Minister also said that 400 billion dollar worth of merchandise export could very well become a reality.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will address the 94th Annual Convention of FICCI in New Delhi tomorrow. He will share his views on the growing potential in Defence sector and the opportunities present for the Indian industry.