GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES,
OFFICE OF THE DEVELOPMENT COMMISSIONER
(SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES)
7th FLOOR, NIRMAN BHAWAN
Dated 10th February, 2003
The Secretary Industries, All States/UTs.
- Commissioner/Director of Industries, All States/UTs.
- Director, All SISIs.
SUBJECT: Finanical assistance to Small Scale Industries for registration for bar-coding under Market Development Assistance Scheme (SSI-MDA).
Kindly refer to this Office Memorandums of even number dated 27th November, 2001, 27th March, 2002, and 13th January, 2003 on the subject cited above. In this connection, the instructions/modifications already circulated from time to time has now been consolidated and the revised guidelines alongwith the prescribed application Form VI with necessary Annexures - I to IV are enclosed herewith. All the categories of SSI units who have adopted Bar-code on or after 1st January, 2003 are now eligible to get the financial assistance of Rs. 15,000/- (75% of the registration fee of Rs. 20,000/- paid to EAN-India). It is also further clarified that those units who have adopted bar-code before 01-01-2003 will continue to be reimbursed the old registration fee as was applicable to SSI/Tiny units earlier.
The permanently registered Small Scale Industries who adopted the Bar--code number and are interested to avail the financial assistance, may apply to the Development Commissioner (SSI) in the prescribed application form alongwith Annexures enclosed. It is also requested to motivate the SSI units to adopt bar-code by registering themselves with the EAN India and avail the benefits under the said scheme.
(M. S. MINA )
Copy for information and necessary action to:-
- Joint Secretary, Ministry of Commerce, Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi.
- Director (MDA), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Deptt. of Commerce, Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi.
- Chief Executive Officer, EAN India, New Delhi.
- Chairman, APEDA/MPEDA.
- Executive Director, All Export Promotion Councils
- Director General, FIEO, New Delhi
- Chairman, NSIC, Okhla, New Delhi.
- Chairman, SIDBI, 10/10, Madan Mohan Malviya Marg, Lucknow.
- RTCs, CFTI, PPDC, HTDDTC.
- PS to Minister for SSI.
- PPS to Secretary (SSI).
- PS to AS&DC (SSI).
- ADC(E.A.)/ADC(Plg.), O/o DC(SSI).
- JDCs./IAs, O/o DC(SSI).
- All Directors at the Hqrs.
- IF Wing, Ministry of SSI, Udyog Bhavan, New Delhi.
- SSI Associations.
- Pay & Account Office, O/o DC(SSI), New Delhi.