India is on every major global automobile player's roadmap, and it isn't hard to see why India is the second largest two-wheeler market in the world. India is the fourth largest commercial vehicle market in the world, 11th largest passenger car market in the world and is expected to be the seventh largest by 2016.
Besides all this, India has got the extreme ability of robust production. Auto expo was started in New Delhi and occurs every two years to showcase India's strength in auto industry. The first Auto Expo was held in 1986, the second in 1993, and the third in 1996. The Auto Expo is the complete automotive show in this part of the world, organized jointly by Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM).
The Indian auto industry; a major contributor to India's GDP has now set benchmarks for the global automotive industry by launching the world's most economical car. The global economic slow down and stagnation of auto sector, in markets such as Europe, US and Japan, etc., has resulted in shifting of new capacities and flow of capital to the Indian automobile industry making India as a global central hub for the automotive sector.
The previous edition of Auto Expo, held in 2008 in New Delhi, witnessed the largest ever participation from Automotive Sector making Auto Expo 2008 - Asia's largest and Complete Automotive Show. The event recorded presence of all the automobile majors besides participation from over 29 countries including China, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, South Africa, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, United Kingdom, United States of America, etc.
Auto expo 2010 is biggest and important events of India held in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi that has run during 5th to 11th January. The event shows automobiles, automotive apparatus and other such auto related accessories. In auto expo events 2010, many international auto companies give their attendance and make gateway to the Indian market. It has also given a platform to global automotive industries such as suppliers, manufacturers and exhibitors to display their products to the public.
Auto Expo 2012 will be happening in Delhi and expected as major Indian auto fair. The events will start from 5th January to 11th January 2011 at Pragati Maidan. The expo used by several national and global auto makers as a big stage to showcase their new launched product and future line-up. From around the world, automobile fans get together at this very significant and most sought after event.