The Chamber for Impex, Traditional & Integrated Health came to be from the felt need of Importers, Exporters, Professionals, Industry and Trade expressed at various international fora organized by the Trinity Group – India’s premier world event producers for various sectors of the economy. It was birthed by Joseph Dias, a pioneering entrepreneur with over 20 years experience, a Masters in Economics and an Ex – Special Executive Magistrate, Government of Maharashtra following a dearth of such a platform last year. Floated since 2017 informally, he officially registered The Impex & Health Chamber under the Companies Act, 2013 for promotion of commerce and not-for-profit purposes, recognized by the Union Ministry of Corporate Affairs & other relevant Government of India agencies.
Chamber Objects / Organization
The Chamber Name: The Chamber for Impex, Traditional & Integrated Health – Registered under the Companies Act, 2013 for promotion of commerce and not-for-profit purposes, recognized by the Union Ministry of Corporate Affairs & other relevant Government of India agencies.
The Chamber Registered Objects: The main aims of The Chamber pursuant to its incorporation are as below.
1. To represent & promote stakeholders – manufacturers, doctors, paramedics, academia, professionals, importers-exporters, dealers-distributors…
2. To promote bilateral relations between India and other countries to increase: 2a – Foreign exchange, 2b – Better sourcing, 2c – Indigenous production, 2d – Export promotion, 2e – Import substitution, 2f – Knowledge sharing, 2g – Technology upgradation, 2h – Cost-effective technologies, 2i – Pollution-free equipment, 2j – Human resource development
3. The Chamber for Import Export & Health is to undertake activities like: 3a – Organizing events, (expos, tours, seminars, workshops, conferences); 3b – Liaising with stakeholders (Govt & authorities/organizations in India & overseas); 3c – Publishing material and creating linkages between related sectors; 3d – Recognizing & honouring individuals & organizations for achievements with awards, certificates, etc.
The Chamber Membership: There are various categories of memberships including – Patron, Corporate, Ordinary, Associate, Professional, Student, Life, etc. to avail of, details of which can be got on request. The operations and activities of The Impex & Health Chamber are conducted overseas in the African, European and Asian sub- continents. In India, there are 5 Regional Councils (North, South, East, West & Central) and State Councils, headquartered at their respective capital cities. Each council is headed by a Chairperson, Vice-Chairman (optional), Secretary, treasurer & up to 3 council executive committee members. Any Individual, Company, Limited Liability Partnership, Partnership Firm, Proprietorship Firm, Hindu Undivided Family, Body Corporate or any other entity which is registered under the applicable statutes in India and abroad. Hence, apart from companies, we also have Banks & Financial Institutions, Professional Service Providers, Chartered Accountants, Consultancy or Law Firms, Foreign Nationals / Foreign Body Corporate / Foreign Association, Educational Institutions, NGOs, Think-tanks, Research Organizations, Industrial Associations, Public or Charitable Trusts, etc.
SUBSIDY & GUINNESS WORLD RECORD
The Chamber for Impex, Traditional & Integrated Health has even before its official incorporation and continues to support international and national business interaction opportunities like exhibitions, conferences, trade fairs, etc. This is done by either subsidizing such events that bring together various stakeholders or getting a subsidy from government ministries or agencies such the National Small Industries Corporation… It has also supported creation of the Guinness World Record attempts, thus placing India on the international map of achievements.