Bangalore | SupportBiz
Vidhana Soudha


A lot has been spoken about Bangalore and its ever-growing economic powerhouse, the IT industry. However, what we often fail to see is the strong Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) industry that is nothing less than a backbone that supports the city’s economy. There are over 67553 MSME units in Bangalore urban district, employing nearly 622,327 people with an investment of approximately Rs. 321,679.27 lakhs. Bangalore rural district has about 16,966 units with Rs. 55,465.54lakhs investment where over 91,758 people are employed. Major MSME industrial clusters in Bangalore are Electronic Goods, Leather Products, Light Engineering, Machine Tools, Powerloom, and Readymade Garments. Bangalore’s major industrial estates arePeenya I-IV, Jigani-I, Jigani-II, Dyavasandra, NEF, Rajajinagar, Electronic city, Veerasandra I, Veerasandra II, Bommasandra I, Bommasandra II and HAL.


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Peenya Association threatens industry shutdown over trade license

Oct 16, 2013
The Peenya Industries Association (PIA) plans a series of protests including tool down, industrial shutdown and road blocks over i...
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KREDL to be more investor, industry friendly: G. V. Balaram

Oct 16, 2013
Acknowledging the state’s increasing power requirement in proportion to its GDP, Karnataka Renewable Energy Development Ltd (KRE...
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Why should SMEs opt for right, but not cheap legal solutions? Sharda Balaji Explains

Oct 10, 2013
When it comes to spending on legal services, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) often tend to choose a cheap solution rather than...
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Bangalore cut-flower trade hit hard by Telangana crisis

Oct 09, 2013
The bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh has brought down the export of Bangalore cut flowers, especially roses, to Hyderabad by a drasti...
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Kassia urges Fin Min to look into MSME issues

Oct 07, 2013
The members of the Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association (Kassia) have recently met Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram t...
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FKCCI takes up industry concerns with CM, receives assurance

Oct 04, 2013
In an act of predictive damage prevention, a high powered delegation from the Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Ind...
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Kassia urges State to implement purchase preference for SMEs

Oct 03, 2013
The Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association (Kassia) has requested the State government to bring in 15 per cent purchase and ...
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With pricing issues solved, Adobe’s prime focus is SMEs: Umang Bedi

Oct 01, 2013
Adobe Systems has recorded a staggering user base of more than one million paid subscriptions to its Creative Cloud offering ever ...
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Engineering industry need not be a man's forte: R. Rajalakshmi

Sep 30, 2013
What would you think of when you consider India’s grand old manufacturing sector? Nothing but an old-school, male-dominated Indu...
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‘Banks should influence big companies to clear dues of SMEs’

Sep 27, 2013
Uma Shankar, Regional Director, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) feels that, the banks can come to rescue the small and medium enterpri...