Confederation of Indian Industry

The ' Confederation of Indian Industry ' (CII) is the common platform for Industries in India and Indian Government. It creates a conducive environment to promote growth of Indian and foreign industries in India, through advise and consultation.

'Confederation of Indian Industry ' is 111 years old premier business association. It plays an active role in India's developmental process. With 6300 organizations as direct members from private and as well as public sectors, including SMEs and MNCs, and 90,000 companies as indirect members from around 336 national and regional sectoral associations it forms the largest industry congress in India. 'Confederation of Indian Industry ' is a non-government, non-profit, industry led and managed organization. It closely works as a guardian with government and industries on policy issues, enhancing efficiency, competitiveness and expanding business opportunities for Indian and foreign business community. It offers specialized services, global linkages and provides a common platform for consensus building and networking. 'Confederation of Indian Industry ' services includes and covers -
  • WTO.
  • TQM.
  • TPM.
  • Technology & IPR.
  • SME.
  • Skills Initiative.
  • Library.
  • Invest India Services.
  • Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs).
  • Information Risk Management.
  • Green Business.
  • Exports.
  • Environment Management.
  • Energy.
  • Defense Technical Assessment and Advisory Service.
  • Corporate Advisory.
  • Climate Change.
  • Business Development Services.

' Confederation of Indian Industry 'has 57 offices in India, 1 each in Australia, Austria, China, France, Singapore, UK, USA. It has also forged partnerships with 240 organizations in 101 countries. The ' Confederation of Indian Industry ' maxim of "Competitiveness for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth" reflects its commitment towards balanced development that includes all sections of society and industry. The contribution of ' Confederation of Indian Industry ' in the booming MNC sector is worth mentioning. Mr Kamal Nath, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, praised CII's initiatives and contribution in nurturing Indian MNCs. Mr D.S. Brar, Chairman, CII National Committee on Indian MNCs and Chairman, GVK Biosciences Private Limited, said "there was tremendous growth potential for Indian MNCs". In short, the body of ' Indian Industry Confederation 'popularly known as ' Confederation of Indian Industry ' or CII pioneers and champions growth of Indian industry.