US envoy interacts with CII members

Staff Reporter

VISAKHAPATNAM: Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organised an interactive meeting with Aileen Crowe Nandi, Principal Commercial Officer, South India, U.S Commercial Services here on Wednesday.

The meeting was in continuation to the visit made by the Consul General Cornelis Keur in February. The industry representatives deliberated on strengthening the business and bilateral trade relations between the two countries.

Apart from sharing business opportunities, Ms. Nandi provided necessary information for doing business with the U.S. Later she visited the Visakha Container Terminal where R. Ravikumar, Vice-President took her around the terminal and explained about its ability to handle two million TEUs without congestion.

During the interaction, the industry members stressed upon the need for more technological transfer from U.S to India. They also promised to extend all possible help to the U.S companies which would send their teams to AP in future.