About Food Show 2017


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Chirag Agri Ventures Pvt. Ltd. through its brand, Food Show assumes a larger role and responsibility as a leading rice machinery marketplace provider. It continuously reaffirms the need to focus world attention on the role the rice can play in providing food security and eradicating poverty. To attain the internationally agreed development goals, Food Show will continue to encompass markets from rice machinery and rice milling industry, to heighten awareness of the role of rice in alleviating poverty and malnutrition.

Riceoutlook Magazine covers exclusively all the aspect on rice cultivation, consumption patterns and exports and imports. The information in the magazine is highly Informative and educative. Riceoutlook magazine is circulated to all major industry players be it Exporters, Traders or Machinery manufactures and its inputs and all current updates and rice related news in India and around the globe is beneficial to whole of rice industry.

“FOOD SHOW INDIA 2017,” is being organized by Chirag Agri Ventures Pvt Ltd.,  promoted by Riceoutlook on 17th February, at Gyan Bhawan, Patna (Bihar).

Purpose of the conference cum exhibition is to highlight the Rice Industry of Northern India and showcase its prominence to international market by displaying the latest technology in rice material handling, rice processing, Automation in Rice Milling, storage and packaging of rice. Food Show is the country’s only Rice Highlighting and Focusing, Conference cum Exhibition, where all the Rice Millers of the supporting Associations would be personally invited to share a common platform with the best Modern Rice Processing Machinery Manufactures (Exhibitors).

Debut of Riceoutlook Industry Awards (RIA)

Riceoutlook Industry Awards (RIA) is a path breaking initiative of Riceoutlook Magazine which would recognise the achievements of the Rice Millers in various categories. This necessity of applauding and awarding the achievers of Indian Rice Industry is One of Its Kind Endeavors. RIA would not only create awareness about the extraordinary work done by some extraordinary people but also propel the coming generations to take lead in the rice industry to new heights it deserves. RIA is a small gesture in highlighting and appreciating the geniuses of the Indian Rice Industry that would go an extra mile in motivating others. RIA would confer upon those who excel.

Past Food Shows:

“MILLTEC FOOD SHOW ODISHA, 2017,” was organized by Chirag Agri Ventures Pvt Ltd., with the wholehearted support of All Odisha Rice Millers Association (AORMA) and promoted by Riceoutlook, on 6th May, at Hotel Swosti Premium, Bhubneshawar. Aim of this conference was to reduce irrelevant processes and to search out ways to increase profitability of rice industry in Gujarat State in particularly. Food Show provided a face to face platform for the rice machinery manufacturers with the Odisha Rice Millers and to other rice professionals to discuss their specific requirements.

AORMA, through its current Chairman Mr. Santosh Kr. Agrawal, President Mr. Shyam Lal Agarwal and Secretary Mr. Santosh Kr. Sonthalia participated with their maximum members and gave whole hearted support and encouragement. Mr. Santosh Agrawal said that AORMA is proud to be a part of a Food Grains Surplus State- Odisha which was earlier termed as a Deficit State being dependent on import of food grains from other States. Chief Guest of the show was Shri Pradipta Kumar Mohapatra, Principal Secretary, Food Supplies and Consumer Welfare, Government of Odisha, while the Guest of Honor was Shri Gokul Chandra Pati, Ex-Chief Secretary, Government of Odisha.

In this conference rice expert from different parts the country participated. Prominent speakers with their vast knowledge on the subject would be sharing their thoughts on the following topics.

  1. Global Rice Outlook by Ajay Sharma of Lama Rice which is the largest buyer of rice.
  2. Claus M. Braunbeck of FrigorTec of Germany is an expert on Bulk storage of Paddy and Rice in Indian conditions.
  3. Sujit Pande, GPM at Buhler will speak on ‘Top Trends that will shape Rice Milling Industry in Future.’
  4. Address by Aneez Sahib of Milltec Machinery Pvt. Ltd. on Silica Extraction from Rice Husk Ash.
  5. Address by Rasool. A. N. of Milltec Machinery Pvt. Ltd. on Dryer and Parboiling.

Besides this there were corporate presentations by the top rice machinery manufacturers:

  1. ABB India Ltd., by Mr. Prasanna Deshpande, Vice President Sales & Marketing.
  2. Usha Capacitors Ltd. (UCL).
  • World Food Program (WFP) on ‘Rice Fortification.’

The event showcased 30 best rice processing machinery manufacturers of India and world that addressed whatever milling problems the rice millers of Odisha had. 1524 Rice Millers of Odisha are invited out of which over 750 visited the Food Show on 6th May at Swosti Premium at Bhubaneswar. In all the Milltec Food Show, Odisha 2017 organised by Chirag Agri Venture (P) Ltd. was a huge success.