In an effort to foster stronger trade relations and explore mutual opportunities, the IndiaZimbabwe Trade Commission and the Indian Economic Trade Organization (IETO) proudly present the India-Africa Trade Summit (IATS). Set to take place in the picturesque state of Kerala, IATS aims to serve as a pivotal platform for business enthusiasts and entrepreneurs alike from both India and Africa.

Event Overview
The summit will witness the convergence of representatives from 57 African countries alongside esteemed delegates from India, including industry ministers and key figures from IETO and the India-Zimbabwe Trade Commission. Designed to facilitate dialogue and collaboration, IATS is poised to unlock a     myriad of trade opportunities between the two regions.

Key Objectives

  • Facilitate dialogue and collaboration between India and Africa.
  • Identify and showcase business opportunities in Africa for Indian entrepreneurs.
  • Provide a single-window platform for investment facilitation, ensuring transparency and security for investors.
  • Strengthen bilateral trade relations through strategic partnerships and collaborations.

Magnolia Interactive Events

Magnolia Interactive Events, the appointed event planner for IATS, brings to the table a wealth of expertise in organizing and executing high-profile events. Tasked with branding, promotions, website development, and more, Magnolia’s dedicated team has crafted a comprehensive proposal tailored to the essence of the summit.

Logo Making

The culmination of creative vision and cultural symbolism, the IATS logo embodies the spirit of collaboration and exchange between India and Africa. Drawing inspiration from the rich tapestry of both nations’ cultures, the logo reflects a harmonious blend of colors, structure, and style meticulously curated by Magnolia’s creative team.

Launch Highlights

The grand unveiling of the IATS logo took place at the India-Cyprus Trade Conference held at the Marriott Hotel Kochi on February 6th, 2024. Witnessed by esteemed dignitaries, including the Cyprus Ambassador, the event marked a significant milestone in the journey towards fostering stronger trade ties

Promo Video and Logo Play

Complementing the logo launch, Magnolia Interactive Events produced a captivating promo video encapsulating the essence and objectives of IATS. The video, unveiled at the GCCIndia Trade Conference hosted by IETO, garnered accolades for its creativity and effectiveness in communicating the summit’s message.

Recognition and Awards

In a proud moment for Magnolia, its exemplary contributions to IATS branding and marketing efforts were recognized at the GCC-India Trade Conference. On February 11, 2024, at Erose Hotel, Nehru Place, Delhi, Dr. Asif Iqbal, President of IETO, and Mr. Baiju M Kumar, Trade Commissioner of the Zimbabwe-India Trade Council, presented the team with an award for their outstanding achievements.


 As anticipation builds for the India-Africa Trade Summit, Magnolia Interactive Events remains committed to ensuring its success as a catalyst for economic growth and collaboration. With an unwavering focus on innovation and excellence, IATS is poised to redefine the landscape of trade relations between India and Africa for years to come.