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Ahmedabad: A HeriTrade – The best of both worlds

Situated in the heart of Gujarat and India’s first heritage city, Ahmedabad is a place which is a blend of both modern and traditional approaches. It takes you on a journey that leads back to the medieval era with its finest & beautiful architecture that leaves you awestruck, and on the other side you will see it as the biggest industrial capital of Gujarat.

Ahmedabad is virtuous, peaceful and artistic that reflects its glorious heritage and captures the innate spirit of this enchanting place. With 9 corners, 12 gates, 139 towers and over 6000 battlements*, it gives Ahmedabad an exemplary Islamic architecture. The rustic charm of old city, majestic buildings, beautiful wooden havelis and magnificent pols blends perfectly with the busy streets, chaotic mornings, harmonious and vibrant city life.

Besides being an important travel destination in Gujarat, Ahmedabad is the hub of trade and commerce. It is the rising centre of education, information technology and scientific industries. The city is reputed for its growth in various industries like textile, chemical, petroleum, international trade, financial services and IT industries. To name a few of these industries whose headquarter is in Ahmedabad such as Adani, Arvind, Axis Bank, Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation, Infibeam, Nirma, Reliance Petroleum, Vadilal, etc. The city has also been imparting education and sown seeds of excellence with educational institutions such as the Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad (IIM-A), National Institute of Design (NID), Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University, Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information & Communication Technology, IHM, MICA, EDI, Nirma University, Swaminarayan Gurukul, CEPT University and NIFT that serves India with the best education. The city today is not just the amalgamation of different traditions, but also a global hub to create history in the world of trade and education.