India is the world's second largest producer of food next to China but accounts for less than 1.5% of International Food Trade. The Indian Food Sector is poised for a rapid growth and has potential to become reliable outsourcing partner in the Food Industry given its strength in primary Food Sector. The Indian Food brands are now rapidly increasingly finding prime shelf space in the retail chains across US and Europe. "India Foodex 2016" which, besides India, attracted participation from 30 countries, was an excellent expo and received tremendous support from all quarters. Encouraged by overwhelming response, the 9th Edition of 'India Foodex 2017' will take place during 28-29-30 August 2017 at BIEC, Bangalore, India.