Benefits of Membership

Indian Ice-Cream Manufacturers’ Association (IICMA) is a professional non-profitorganization dedicated to the education and communication of responsible and ethical practice in the Ice Cream industry and strives to promote & enhance the quality, image for safe ice cream manufacturing, networking and guidance to ensure the future success of the Ice Cream industry.

The goals and objectives of the Indian Ice-Cream Manufacturers’ Association are:

  • To encourage, promote, develop and safeguard in all lawful ways, the interests and welfare of the members.
  • To gather and disseminate useful information regarding the various phases of the ice cream industry.

The Indian Ice-Cream Manufacturers’ Association was founded in 2011 as the National Association of Ice Cream Manufacturers. The Idea of forming the association at national level was prevailing among the most leading Ice Cream manufacturers of India since 2010, which finally comes into existence on April-2011.

IICMA provides a wealth of comprehensive information about the Ice Cream industry of India.

It also arranges seminars on

  • Industries policy issues,
  • Food safety guidance and compliance,
  • Economic analyses and market updates,
  • International trade and standards,
  • Crisis management,
  • Training programs and more.

IICMA stays on critical issues that challenge company growth and success, provides recommendations on the future direction of the industry, network and share ideas, develop business relationships. The specific challenges confronted by the industry are apparent, and IICMA is proactive in its approach to represent the industry’s best interest.

Members amongst the association participate in to provide their expertise in reviewing and discussing Ice Cream industry issues and to develop guidelines, studies and other materials.

IICMA provides the resources to broaden your knowledge and stay abreast of current challenges, as well as opportunities to network with a community of professional leading Ice Cream manufacturers from India with the same goal – to grow the Ice Cream industry

Ice-Cream Market in India :

The ice cream and frozen dessert market in India is estimated at approximately $450 million in 2009-10. Growing at approximately 12-15 per cent, it is expected to cross $900 million by 2014-15. The branded market is estimated at approximately $200 million and is growing at 20-25 per cent. North and west are the highest consumption centers accounting for close to 70 per cent of the market.

There are good opportunities in the Indian Ice Cream market in upcoming future. These opportunities can be grabbed and encash effectively by having good updated information, good networking and business relationship. IICMA provides you the platform to grab the opportunities of upcoming future and to grow your business at National and International level.

Here are some of the photographs of 7th & 8th seminars held by IICMA on major topics :

Indian Ice-Cream Manufacturers Association (IICMA), a premier association representing Indian Ice Cream industry with Koelnmesse YA Tradefair Pvt. Ltd., an Indian subsidiary of Koelnmesse GmbH – organizer of Anuga & Anuga FoodTec trade fair in Germany, to organize an INTERNATIONAL EVENT / SEMINAR during International FoodTec India& PackEx India on September 11, 2012.

The theme of the seminar is “Emerging Trends in Ice Cream”. Speakers of International repute will highlight on the challenges being faced and discuss on the latest trends in use of ingredients, processing and packaging innovations and breakthroughs in cold chain management systems.

Those who wants to be a member of IICMA and to get maximum benefit of the association at National & International level are requested to send completely filled membership application form along with prescribed membership fees (Ref attachment). Kindly courier the membership form at the Regd. office address as mentioned below. The bank details of IICMA are attached herewith for Cash deposit or NEFT.

Those who wants to be sponsors for the upcoming International level Event / Seminar of September-2012 and those who wants to participate in this event are requested to contact the undersigned.

Thanking you.

With Kind Regards,

Samrat A. Upadhyay

Secretary General – IICMA.

Mobile : +91 76988 69800.

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