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National Small Industry Day

  • Integrity Education, Delhi
  • 31, Aug 2021
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  • Every year on August 30, the country celebrates National Small Industry Day.
  • The day is dedicated to encouraging small businesses around the country.

History of the Day

  • On August 30, 2000, a comprehensive policy package for the Small Scale Industries(SSI sector) was launched, providing significant support to small firms in India.
  • It was subsequently agreed that August 30 would be designated as “SSI Day" by the Ministry. 

About MSMEs

  • MSMEs are an integral part of the value chain, offering diversified products on one hand and delivering intermediate goods for the large-scale industries on the other.
  • It is one of the largest employment generator and backbone of Indian economy.