With 290 international and 550 national registration of buyers, Kerala Travel Mart, to be held from 21 to September 23 in Kochi recorded a commendable response. The fifth edition of the prestigious event will be attended by international buyers from 50 countries, informed Mr. Kodiyeri Balakrishnan, Minister of Tourism. He added that delegates from South Africa and Brazil have already confirmed their participation.
A new software has been established in connection with KTM to facilitate contacts between buyers and sellers to the mart. The number of booths has increased by 25 per cent and all the booths have been sold. The KTM 196 is composed of modules, 76 tables and 16 houseboat terminal.