Invest India is the official investment promotion and facilitation agency of the Government of India. Its primary objective is to attract, facilitate, and promote investments in India. The agency operates under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry and serves as a one-stop solution for potential investors, providing them with comprehensive support and guidance throughout their investment journey in India.
Invest India works towards creating a conducive business environment by assisting investors in understanding the Indian market, identifying investment opportunities, and navigating the regulatory landscape. The agency offers a wide range of services, including investment promotion, policy advocacy, sector-specific knowledge dissemination, and handholding support. Invest India acts as a mediator between investors and different government departments, fostering communication and addressing inquiries to facilitate a seamless investment process. It collaborates with state governments to present investment prospects and streamline investments on a regional scale.
VDMA (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau) is the German Engineering Federation, representing the mechanical engineering industry in Germany. It is one of the largest industry associations in Europe, with over 3,600 member companies from the capital goods industry. VDMA serves as a platform for knowledge sharing, networking, and advocacy on behalf of the mechanical engineering sector.
The primary purpose of VDMA is to promote and support the interests of its member companies, which range from small and medium-sized enterprises to large corporations. VDMA actively represents the interests of its members on regional, national, and international levels. It advocates for fair trade policies, supports the development of technical standards, and actively participates in shaping relevant legislation and regulations. By engaging in dialogue with policymakers, VDMA ensures that the concerns and needs of the mechanical engineering industry are considered in decision-making processes. It supports member companies in their international business activities, facilitates business partnerships, and represents the interests of the industry in international trade fairs and exhibitions.