Gokul Patnaik receives Indian Flower & Plant Industry Excellence Award 2018
Gokul Patnaik, Ex -Chairman, APEDA – iFlora Award for Promoting Commercial Floriculture Industry through Financial & Infrastructure Support Schemes as Chairman APEDA.
About the Award Recipient
The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) was established by the Government of India under the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority Act passed by the Parliament in December, 1985.In accordance with the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority Act, 1985, (2 of 1986) the following functions have been assigned to the Authority.
Development of industries relating to the scheduled products for export by way of providing financial assistance or otherwise for undertaking surveys and feasibility studies, participation in enquiry capital through joint ventures and other reliefs and subsidy schemes;Registration of persons as exporters of the scheduled products on payment of such fees as may be prescribed;
Fixing of standards and specifications for the scheduled products for the purpose of exports;
Collection of statistics from the owners of factories or establishments engaged in the production, processing, packaging, marketing or export of the scheduled products or from such other persons as may be prescribed on any matter relating to the scheduled products and publication of the statistics so collected or of any portions thereof or extracts therefrom;
About the Award
Numerous leading companies and professionals from entire floriculture industry gathered at “Indian Flower & Plant Industry Excellence Awards”with the motive of networking and learning, concluded on 23 February 2018 at The Orchid, Pune. The occasion drew industry pioneers, including experts from across India. The Award Ceremony and Networking Meet were organized by Wafisilpa Entertainments.
Indian Flower & Plant Industry Excellence Awards is organized annually by Delhi based Wafisilpa Entertainments. It is a award ceremony program, involving participation from flower, plant, horticulture & Green industry. The Awards are the felicitation of the achievers and professionals from the entire floriculture Industry.