The Indo-French Chamber of Commerce & Industry (IFCCI) is a bilateral non profit organization that fosters and promotes mutually beneficial relations between France and India through channels of trade and industry. The Chamber provides services and support to companies who require assistance in building their businesses in France and India. With three offices in Mumbai, New Delhi and Chennai, the Chamber has a membership of over 450 leading French and Indian companies from across sectors and industries.
IFCCI’s activity is primarily threefold:
- Events: The Chamber organizes about 50 events (conferences, seminars, workshops, trainings, gala dinners, etc.) every year with prominent personalities and keynote speakers from the Indian and French business world which offer great opportunities for our members to develop their business and expand their network of contacts. Additionally, the Committee Meetings launched by the Chamber focus on issues or sectors such as Human Resources, Logistics, Management, etc. offer our members dedicated platforms to exchange experiences at the highest level of management and to share best practices.
- Commercial Services: IFCCI offers a wide range of business consultancy services for French companies exploring the Indian market and Indian companies who wish to expand their business in France. This includes partner search, BtoB meetings, market surveys, etc. Apart from this, we also provide incubation services to French companies in India that work on a unique ‘plug and play’ concept.
- Publications: We also take pride in the quality of our various publications, including our bimestrial newsletter La Lettre and monthly e-newsletter France Inde Express- distributed to key decision makers- our members' directory, international privilege guide and other magazines. They all provide a wealth of information, help promote the interests of the Indo-French business community and provide extra visibility to our member companies.
- Our Employment Services desk assists French nationals and Indian alumni of French business schools in securing job opportunities in India.
The membership year runs from April to March. It is open to any French company, subsidiary or individual doing business in India or expecting to develop and get contacts in this country. It is also open to Indian companies interested in meeting French businessmen in India or extend their business in France.
Our mission is simple: Promote trade and business opportunities in India and France.