Micro & Small Enterprises - Cluster Development Programme (MSE-CDP)

Key Benefits

The Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), Government of India (GoI) has adopted the Cluster Development approach as a key strategy for enhancing the productivity and competitiveness as well as capacity building of Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs) and their collectives in the country. A cluster is a group of enterprises located within an identifiable and as far as practicable, contiguous area or a value chain that goes beyond a geographical area and producing same/similar products/complementary products/services, which can be linked together by common physical infrastructure facilities that help address their common challenges. The essential characteristics of enterprises in a cluster are (a) Similarity or complementarity in the methods of production, quality control & testing, energy consumption, pollution control, etc., (b) Similar level of technology & marketing strategies/practices, (c) Similar channels for communication among the members of the cluster, (d) Common market & skill needs and/or (e) Common challenges & opportunities that the cluster faces.

Scheme applicable for

Micro and Small Enterprises (MSEs)

Objectives

(i)To support the sustainability and growth of MSEs by addressing common issues such as improvement of technology, skills & quality, market access, etc.
(ii) To build capacity of MSEs for common supportive action through formation of self help groups, consortia, upgradation of associations, etc.
(iii) To create/upgrade infrastructural facilities in the new/existing Industrial Areas/Clusters of MSEs.
(iv) To set up Common Facility Centres (for testing, training, raw material depot, effluent treatment, complementing production processes, etc).
(v) Promotion of green & sustainable manufacturing technology for the clusters so as to enable units switch to sustainable and green production processes and products.

Physical & Financial Achievement & Status of Projects :

Physical Status of MSE-CDP Interventions (as on 11.10.2021)
S. No STATE/UT Common Facility Centres (CFCs) Infrastructure Development (ID) Projects Grand Total (CFC+ID)
Approved CFCs Ongoing Completed Approved ID Centres Ongoing Completed
1 Andhra Pradesh 8 6 2 14 8 6 22
2 Arunachal Pradesh 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
3 Assam 1 0 1 16 2 14 17
4 Bihar 2 1 1 0 0 0 2
5 Chattisgarh 0 0 0 9 3 6 9
6 Goa 2 1 1 0 0 0 2
7 Gujarat 12 10 2 2 0 2 14
8 Haryana 10 7 3 28 0 28 38
9 Himachal Pradesh 1 1 0 2 1 1 3
10 Jammu & Kashmir 1 0 1 9 4 5 10
11 Jharkhand 1 1 0 2 2 0 3
12 Karnataka 24 12 11 5 1 4 29
13 Kerala 16 4 12 12 4 8 28
14 Madhya Pradesh 3 3 0 25 12 13 28
15 Maharashtra 23 9 14 5 0 5 28
16 Manipur 3 3 0 8 2 6 11
17 Meghalaya 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
18 Mizoram 1 1 0 2 0 2 3
19 Nagaland 2 2 0 2 1 1 4
20 Odisha 7 4 3 9 6 3 16
21 Punjab 6 4 2 20 17 3 26
22 Rajasthan 1 0 1 35 10 25 36
23 Sikkim 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
24 Tamilnadu 44 18 26 44 13 31 88
25 Telangana 1 1 0 13 11 2 14
26 Tripura 0 0 0 4 0 4 4
27 Uttar Pradesh 11 9 3 15 7 8 26
28 Uttarkhand 0 0 0 3 0 3 3
29 West Bengal 13 7 6 9 4 5 22
30 A&N Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
31 Chandigarh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
32 Dadra and Nagar Haveli 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Daman and Diu 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
34 Delhi 0 0 0 8 8 0 8
35 Lakshadweep 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
36 Puducherry 0 0 0 1 1 0 1
  Total 195 106 89 303 117 186 498

How to apply :

Online Applications are only considered with effect from 01-04-2012. Hard copy of Applications needs to be sent through State Govts or their autonomous bodies or field institutes of Ministry of MSME ie. MSME-DIs.


Apply online : http://cluster.dcmsme.gov.in


S No Website Link
1 MYMSME Open Details
2 MSME Dashboard Open Details
Lean Manufacturing Scheme
S No Subject Details
1 Notification of New Guidelines Open Details
2 Office Memorandum in respect of New Guidelines Open Details
3 New Guidelines of MSE-CDP Open Details
4 Old Guidelines of MSE-CDP Open Details
5 Office Memorandum in respect of Guidelines. Open Details
6 Format of GFR 12-C under Rule 239 for Utilization Certificate Open Details
S.no State Common Facility Centre Projects, (Completed) Videolinks
1 Haryana CFC-Footwear Cluster, Bahadurgarh
2 Haryana CFC in Pharmaceutical Cluster, Karnal
3 Maharashtra CFC in Turmeric Cluster, Sangli

Contact Details :

Contact: U.C.Shukla, Director (Cluster Development), O/o DC MSME
Email: umeshshukla@dcmsme.gov.in
Ph.: 011-23062148