The three-day National Traders Conclave which begins today will deliberate upon various core issues concerning the retail trade, e commerce, taxation structure and direct selling business in the country.
About 1500 leading trade leaders from all states are expected to attend the conclave, a CAIT statement said.
The conclave is organised by the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT).
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will inaugurate the conclave. Union Finance Minister Piyush Goyal will also interact with trade leaders of the country tomorrow in the afternoon session.
CAIT national president B C Bhartia and Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal informed that the conclave will hold different sessions on all three days to discus individual issues.
Several other senior Ministers of the Union Government including Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Textiles Minister Smriti Irani, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu, HRD Minister Prakash Javedkar and Urban Development Minister Hardeep Puri will be attending the conclave at different sessions.