The National Small Industries Corporation Limited was set up in 1955 with a view to support, aid and foster the growth of Small Scale Industries in the country. Since then, it has been assisting the Small Scale sector through a number of schemes designed to set up and assist their growth. The SSI has come up to age now and accounts for almost 40% of the total industrial product of the country as well as towards 35% of direct exports of the country. NSIC has greatly contributed to the growth of SSI to above heights.
As a result of economic growth of the country during last 50 years and the effect of liberalization and globalization of the world economy, competition has become the first and foremost challenge in the present times. Accordingly, NSIC has also restructured its activities from a mainly Financing Organization to a Marketing Promotion Organization for SSIs in addition to assisting the technical up-gradation and has restructured its assistance programs also.

I. Marketing Assistance Program
* Government Purchase Registration :
Government being the biggest buyer of any product, NSIC provides a registration to Small Scale Unit
making them eligible for the following benefits.
             i. Tenders at free of cost.
            ii. Exemption from Earnest Money Deposit.
           iii. Exemption from Security Deposit.
           iv. 15% price preference over large and medium units.
If you have not registered your unit under Government Purchase Scheme yet, register it now and use your facilities of Bank Guarantees etc for other useful purposes than furnishing and keeping them idle against tender/order securities.
* Tender Marketing:
NSIC participates on behalf of its G.P. Registered units in domestic/global tenders at nominal service
charges and keep the manufacturer unit in full knowledge of the purchasers. NSIC also provides financial
supports in execution of the supplies on merit of each case.
* Exports:
The Corporation assists in exporting the products of SSIs. It has got two Overseas offices at Dubai and Johannesburg-South Africa.NSIC is offering has secured stock and sale facilities for SSI units in Dubai. It is engaged in project exports also on turnkey basis and is a major supplier of relief items of India to UN and other international agencies. The Corporation organizes and participates in domestic and specialized products and technology related internationnal exhibitions to facilitate marketing of SSIs products. A
closure interaction of technical sector and development of a mutual contacts for discussion of all issues involving technology transfer, collaboration etc.
NSIC organizes awareness campaigns at various locations near to industrial estates in the state as also in the area where it is conducive to set up new industries. This is done with the purpose of reaching out to the people directly to familiarize them with assistance programmes of the Corporation.
Cluster Development:
The Corporation has taken the development of industries by adopting Cluster approach. A total number of 28 clusters have been identified through out India where Cluster Development Managers have been posted. In Maharashtra 4 Cluster Development Managers have been posted at Thane, Pune, Nashik and Aurangabad and is trying to assist these clusters.
Infomediary Services:
NSIC has started Infomediry Services at a very nominal annual fee which is boon for Small Scale Industries. On taking membership of this service, the SSIs gets useful information on marketing, technology and allied matters apart from publication of their product and capabilities at the international web site of the Corporation. 
Mentoring and Advisory Services:
In order to take care of the production, management and marketing problems of the SSIs, NSIC has enlisted support of experienced Mentors and Advisors through out the country who can provide the expert guidance to the units facing problems in any of the above areas. 50% of expenses are also reimbursed by the Corporation.
II. Financial Support Programmes:
* NSIC provides finance for purchase of indigenous as well as imported machinery for setting up of new industry
  and technical upgradation of existing units on easy terms through its Hire Purchase Scheme. Purchasing
  Italian Machines is also available with NSIC under the Italian Line of Credit Scheme.
* In order to provide single window service, a Composite Term Loan Scheme has also been started by the
  Corporation wherein SSI Unit with total project cost upto Rs.25.00 lacs may avail financial facility for land &
  building, plant & machinery as also for working capital without providing collateral securities by contributing
  to the credit guarantee fund set up by the Government of India. The scheme is mainly designed to encourage
  setting up of new Small Scale Industries in the country.
* Under its Raw Material Assistance Scheme, the Corporation is providing finance for purchase of raw material
   by SSI on the security of bank guarantee at interest rates, which are just nil in practical effect. Greater
  details can be explained to the unit in person.
* Under the present management the NSIC is continuously striving to improve its service delivery system and
  converting the organization into an organization of service to its masters i.e. public.
III. NSIC Technical Services Centres:
Training and development:
In addition to the commercial services indicated above the NSIC is providing technical services by way of training and development in the area of Machine Tools, Design & Testing, Rural Technology and Computer Applications, Plastic Machinery and Instrumentation, Diesel Engine Development and Testing, Energy Conservation, Energy Audit, Sheet Metal and Wood Working Machinery, Leather and Footwear, Electronics and Computer Application, Lock and Brass Hardware, Domestic Electrical Appliances and Enterprise
Building through its Technical Service Centres and Sub-Centres located at Okhla, Howerah, Rajkot, Chennai, Hyderabad, Aligarh, Rajpura, Guwahati.
Software Technology Parks:
The Corporation has set up Software Technology Parks at New Delhi and Chennai under the Software Technology Parks of India Scheme for catering to the needs of entrepreneurs who want to establish units for 100% exports of software as also to act as a nodal point for day to day formalities of such exports and as a resource centre for member units. The Parks provide benefits of duty free import, excise relief, Income Tax Holiday and DTA sale etc. The Corporation provides built up space, instant power connection, High
Speed Data Link, Design Centre and Telephones etc in exchange for the Export Obligations and nominalrentals. The contact points for both the STPs are given hereunder.
NSIC-STP, New Delhi,
Project Officer,
NSIC-STP Complex, 
Adjucent to NSIC Bhawan,
Okhla Indl. Estate, 
New Delhi-110 020  NSIC-STP, Chennai,
Project Officer,
NSIC-STP Complex,
B-24, Guindy Indl.Estate,
Chennai-600 032.  

Mumbai :
Tel. : 022 - 2374 0268 / 2374 0272, Fax : 2374 1989, S.O. Thane : 
Tel. : 022 - 2580 0709 Fax : 2582 3303

S.O. Pune : Telefax : 020 - 2444 0546 S.O. Nagpur : Telefax : 0712 - 2552 023 S.O. 
Nashik : Telefax : 0253 - 2365 061

S.O. Aurangabad : Tel. : 0240 - 2341 935 Fax : 2333 029 B.O. Goa : Tel. : 0832 - 2220 540 Fax : 2223 065

Regional Office Tel. Nos.
Mohali - 2237 798 / 9 Noida : 2511 798 Kolkota : 2248 8288 Chennai : 2829 4541 Hyderabad : 7615761
Ahemedabad : 7543 228 Guwahati : 2202 251

Nsic Bhawan, Okhla Indl. Estate, New Delhi-110 020 Phone : 011 - 2692 6275
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