Development Commissioner (MSME), Government of India had announced various schemes for supporting Micro, Small, & Medium Enterprises. These schemes are aimed at Enterprise & Skill Development, Technology Upgradation, Cluster Development, Marketing etc. For further details click here
Initiative by SIDBI: “Certified Credit Counsellors (CCCs) for MSMEs”
SIDBI has launched the Certified Credit Counsellors for MSMEs programme.
- The intent behind the initiative is to evolve a system professional credit intermediaries / advisors for MSMEs, who could help bridge the information gap of aspirant entrepreneurs, as also help banks to make better credit decisions.
- The Mitra portals [www.udyamimitra.in and www.standupmitra.in] conceived and developed by SIDBI, has ignited the young entrepreneurs to set up their own business, be it in manufacturing, trading or services sectors. It also supports existing enterprises looking for growth funding.
Interested members are requested to contact your nearest MSME DI for organising an awareness programme. Click here to know your nearest MSME DI offices.
Brief details of the some of the schemes useful to machine tool manufacturers are as follows:
National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme
Implementation of National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme by Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Directorate General of Training.
Government of India has approved 'National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme' (NAPS) with target to provide apprenticeship training to 50 lakh youth by 2020. Under the scheme, Government of India will share 25% of prescribed stipend subject to a maximum of Rs 1500 per month per apprentice with the employers.
Credit Linked capital Subsidy Scheme for Technology Upgradation
Scheme aims at facilitating Technology Upgradation of Micro and Small Enterprises by providing 15% capital subsidy (12% prior to 2005) on institutional finance availed by them for induction of well established and improved technology in approved sub-sectors/products.
National manufacturing Competitiveness Programme (NMCP)
DC-MSME has drawn up Ten schemes including schemes for promotion of ICT, mini tool room, design clinics, Lean manufacturing and marketing support for SMEs. Implementation will be in the PPP model, and financing will be tied up during the course of the 11th Plan.
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