It is a trade event held in Cochin that is aimed at promoting Kerala tourism. Businesses and entrepreneurs catering to the needs of the tourism industry like resorts, hotels, tour operators, Ayurvedic centres, etc. participate in this event. Participants come from Kerala, other states as well as different countries. The mart is a great platform for businesses to communicate, inform and present to the audience their varying tourism products and services. This event also helps the audience to understand the latest trends and developments, innovations in products and services in different areas of tourism.
KTM has been a remarkable success since the year of its launch, 2000. Over the years, this event has received a great response from participants within the country and across the world. The KTM that was held in 2014 witnessed a crowd of over 1100 buyers.
KTM’s progress is a result of all the efforts of various tourism stakeholders and the Department of Tourism, Govt. of Kerala.
KTM 2018, will be held in Cochin for four days starting from 27th September to 30th September.