“As lifestyles improve, the aesthetic sense of consumers also improves correspondingly, and that has a direct bearing on the demand for materials like ceramic tiles.” – Rakesh Agrawal, Managing Director, Elegant Marbles & Grani Industries Ltd, Mumbai
Index Fairs is a well-renowned architecture and design exhibition and plays a pivotal role in bringing together international and domestic companies involved in manufacturing & distributing architectural materials. A large section is devoted to displays of a range of steel, glass, tiles, plywood, laminates, veneers, floorings, bath fittings, tiles, marbles, granite, stones, paints and adhesives, wallpapers, wall coverings, building materials, and various other architecture materials. Architects, builders, interior designers and the trade fraternity know they can find new and innovative materials at Index Fairs.
Renowned brands like Century Ply, Asian Paints, Saint-Gobain, Birla White, Varmora, Action Tesa, Classic Marble and Merino Laminates have benefited from their presence at the Fair in past years.
The real estate market in India is expected to reach USD 180 billion by 2020. The market size of the real estate sector is expected to increase at a CAGR of 11.2 per cent. Hospitality, retail and commercial real estate are also growing significantly, providing the much-needed infrastructure for India’s growing needs. With the growth of these anchor industries, the architectural materials segment has tremendous potential.