Saint Petersburg Governor Poltavchenko Inaugurates India Sourcing Fair 2018 for Rugs and Beyond

Rugs and Beyond recently participated and exhibited its one of a kind, handmade rugs and carpets at India Sourcing Fair 2018 in Saint Petersburg which was inaugurated by Governor- Georgy Poltavchenko. The show managed to gather a lot of momentum from visitors and was covered extensively by the Russian Media and partners. Most of the products displayed were one of a kind and hand knotted in Kashmir Silk and New Zealand wool.

Saint Petersburg, Russia, April 05, 2018 --( India is a diverse country and has a multitude of industries across various sectors. It is known for a variety of products and the same are exported worldwide. When it comes to handmade products, India specialises in the craftsmanship of the same and is a pioneer in crafting the most intricate design patterns in the world. One such product that India is primarily known for is Handmade Carpets. India accounts for more than 70% of the worlds market share as far as handmade rugs and carpets are concerned. Rugs and Beyond- an E-commerce platform of Yak Carpet is a known name for producing some of the most beautiful handmade carpets in the world which led to the invitation and participation of this reputed company at the India Sourcing Fair held in Saint Petersburg, Russia. There were a plethora of exhibitors from various countries showcasing their products and displaying the Unique selling proposition of the same. However, one of the most sought-after exhibitors was Rugs and Beyond c/o Yak Carpet that exhibited its "One of a Kind" handmade pure Silk and Wool Carpets, laboriously woven by their own weavers.

It was a pleasure to see Governor of Saint Petersburg, Georgy Poltavchenko inaugurate the exposition along with other dignitaries. He was very impressed with the wide variety of products displayed and to see the participation of so many businesses from various countries. Sakshi Talwar, Creative Director was honoured to have met him and talk about the art of carpet making and how the company empowers local weavers and craftsmen in Northern rural India. Sakshi enthusiastically stated, "It was a real pleasure to meet the Governor and we are glad to know that he appreciated our products. We hope to continue bi-lateral trading ties between India and Russia and establish a long-term relationship with local businesses here."

Rugs and Beyond known for stellar customer service and top-notch quality products. It exports its "One of a kind" handmade carpets to customers worldwide and its main markets include USA, UK, Europe and Australia. Mr. Harash Talwar, Founding Chairman of Yak is known for his in-depth experience which spans close to more than four decades and is called the Rug maven of the Indian Carpet Industry. The company has successfully participated in Rug trade shows in the past with recent countries being USA, Japan, Greece etc. to name a few.

Handmade Rugs are an integral part of today's home decor. A floor without a beautiful rug is like a wall without a painting. Rugs and Beyond has successfully managed to gather immense acknowledgement from rug connoisseurs from around the world. Due to its excellent products and stellar customer service, Rugs and Beyond was recently facilitated for being the Most Innovative E-commerce company and also for being a creative Disruptor in the E-commerce space.
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Sakshi Talwar