Small scale sector is one of the success stories of the modern India. Its success is writ large over the face of the country and is equally visible all around. This is a sector that has emerged victorious in the face of rising threats from large sector inside and from multi-nationals abroad. The small Industries Service Institute (SISI) are the field offices of Small Industries Development Organisation (SIDO), Ministry of Small Scale Industries, Govt. of India, set up for the promotion and development of Small Scale Industries in the State in the early fifties. This Institute provides support / services to the State Government as well as co-ordinates various activities at the state level for promotion and development of small scale industries. This Institute, alongwith SISI, Nagpur and Branch Institute at Aurangabad, look after the whole of Maharashtra.

Small Industries Development Organisation, under the Ministry of Industry is the Apex body at the national level, headed by Development Commissioner, Small Scale Industries to formulate the policy governing the Small Scale Industrial Sector in the country to chalk out schemes and programmes for development of the SSI sector. SIDO also monitors the implementation of policies and activities of promotion and development of Small Scale Industries in the country, with active involvement of State directorate of Industries through its network of 28 Small Industries Service Institute (SISI) 
in all the States.

Small Industries Service Institute, Mumbai provides various types of extension services and assistance in setting up of units, promoting and developing product and Services by the Small Scale Industries. The Institute has Technical Officers to provide guidance in all trades i.e. Metallurgy, Mechanical, Chemical, Leather, Glass & Ceramics, Electrical, Electronics, Food Industry, Management & Economic Investigation.

         Details of Major Extension Services provided in the Institute are given below :
1) Technical Consultancy
2) Industrial Management Training
3) Economic Information
4) Entrepreneurial Development Programme
5) Scheme for Educated Unemployed Youth /
    Prime Minister's Rojgar Yojana
6) Technology Resource Centre - is set up with an
    objective of creating database useful for SMEs in
    India. A large net work of useful sites and data
    base is under creation for the help of SMEs.
7) Ancillary Developments / Sub-Contract Exchange
8) Marketing Assistance
9) Export Promotion Marketing
10) Modernisation / Upgradation Technology
11) Assistance to Rehabilitation of sick units
12) Common Facility & Training
13) Assistance to District Industries Centre / 
     State Govt. / Various Developmental
     Agencies in the State
14) Technical Assistance to various Central
      Government Agencies like Director
      General of Foreign Trade, National Small
      Industries Corporation, Central Excise,
      Bureau of Indian Standards, CSIR etc.
15) Exhibition / Demonstration.
16) CAD / CAM Training : SISI, Mumbai has
      set up a CAD / CAM Training Centre in
      association with Indo German Tool
      Room, Aurangabad. Training
      Programmes on softwares like CATIA,
      Master CAM, Unigraphics, Solid
      Edge,MDT, Inventer etc. are conducted
      in suitable batches.
17) CAD / CAM Training : SISI, Mumbai has
      set up a CAD / CAM Training Centre in
      association with Indo German Tool
      Room, Aurangabad.Training programmes
      on softwares like CATIA, Master CAM,
      Unigraphics,  Solid Edge, MDT, Inventer
      etc. are conducted in suitable batches.
18) Biotechnology Cell : Biotechnology cell
      is set up to provide guidance on
      biotechnology project
19) Toy Designing Cell : is set up to provide
      technical assistance / guidance to SSI
      Entrepreneurs to design better quality
The information on specific schemes of assistance and services offered in the Institute are listed below :
* Technical guidance
* Identification and preparation of Project 
  profiles /  reports.
* Selection of Equipment, Machinery & 
   Raw Materials
* Technical Up-gradation / Quality Control
* Technical Seminar / Workshop / Clinic
* To prepare technical literature / papers etc.
* Conduct various Industrial Management
  Courses e.g. Personnel,Finance,Marketing,
  Taxation,Export etc.
* Improvement of Quality, Productivity of 
  Labour etc.
* Techno-Economical and Managerial,
   Appraisal reports to Banks / Financial
* Technical Training Courses on product
   development etc.
* Short-term / Tailor-made Technical
* Industrial Potential Surveys / Market Surveys
* Feasibility reports / State Industrial Profile
* Sample Survey / Collection of statistics
* SSI Census
* Review Report / Production Index
* Assistance and Rehabilitation of sick units
* Advise / Guidance on Policy issues
* Guidance on facilities available with Banks,
  Financial Institutions etc.
* General One Month EDP Courses
* Product and Process EDP Programmes
* One Week EDP for Self Employed Youths
* EDP for Women entrepreneurs
* Product / Process Demonstration
* To implement the Prime Minister's Rojgar 
   Yojana in BMR and assistance to DIC in
   implementing PMRY for Educated unemployed
* To assist various institutions and Agencies for
* Pmry
* Identification of Ancillary items for large /
  small scale industries
* Interaction with public / private sector undertakings
* Preparation of Ancillary report
* Organising State Level Ancillary Development
   Committee and participation in PLC meeting
* Organising Buyers - Sellers Meet / Vendor
   Development Programme - cum - Exhibition
* Provide Market Information
* Assist to prepare Market feasibility report
* Indirect marketing support through Sub-Contract
* Marketing assistance for Govt. / Semi-Govt.
* Programme through Single Point NSIC
* Marketing Buyer - Sellers Meet - cum -

Government Organisations & Educational Institutions in Maharashtra Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) Maharashtra State Financial Corporation (MSFC) The State Industrial & Investment Corporation Of Maharashtra Limited (SICOM)
Jagatik Marathi Chamber of Commerce & Industries Udyog Mitra Maharashtra Economic Development Council (MEDC) Small Industries Service Institute(SISI)
The National Small Industries Corporation Ltd. Small Industries Development Bank Of India (SIDBI) Bureau of Indian Standards ISO 9000 & 14001
Useful Websites For Small Scale Industries Trademark, Copyright, Patent & Design Registrations Federation of Indian Export Organisations India Trade Promotion Organisation
India International Trade Center (IITC) Consulates Export Promotion Councils In India Export Promotion Councils In India
Manufacturer's Associations, Federations & Chambers of Commerce spread in Maharashtra



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  International Industrial Springs

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  International Equipments

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  Globe Gas Equipments Industry Pvt. Ltd.

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