India Commodity Connect-2017 picks up pace with the season’s first programme hosting at Hotel Grand Inn, Hanumangarh on September 16. It is NCML’s flagship programme facilitating direct connect between its officials and agri-commodity dealers.  The annual event focuses on building a profound relationship with its existing clients and at the same time tap prospective clients.

The 3 hours long interactive programme started with a warm welcome address by Suresh Keshari , Zonal Head, followed by lighting of lamp and felicitation of guests panel. An eloquent opening speech by Sanjeev Chhabra, Head, S&P had set the tone for the session ahead. In his speech, he emphasized on the importance of warehousing at NCML and its risk managing effectiveness in the agri-commodity ecosystem. Gautam Vashisht Regional Head, CommGrade educated the participants about procuring stock deliveries, its deposition and timely conversion into a Demat account.

Furthermore, an insightful panel discussion on Guar Complex and Cotton was initiated and moderated by Sanjeev Chabra, Head S&P. The panelists included prominent local processors/traders and regional bankers. On demand, WRF product features were discussed in detail by regional officials, AGMs of State Bank of India (SBI) and Oriental Bank of Commerce (OBC) .

Towards the end of programme, a short presentation was made by Ravi Jain, National Channel Manager, NFIN updating attendees on the finance options available with NIFIN and its enhanced funding capabilities to provide maximum benefit. The Vote of Thanks speech was delivered by Ajay Agarwal, Regional Manager.

The event witnessed a large gathering, over 90 attendees including Traders, Processors and Brokers of Guar seed, Gum, Paddy, Wheat and Cotton from Hanumangarh, Rawatsar, Goluwala, Pilibanga and Sangaria. The post event feedback received, so far, has been encouraging too!  The following day, Rajasthan Patrika, a leading daily in Rajasthan covers the events news.  Check out!