District Industries Centre

The District Industries Centre (DIC), Kolhapur was established in 1979. The major objective behind was to encourage all the small scale industrialists and help them under one common roof. The implementation of Graduate Unemployed schemes of the Government was also another important aspect.

The Permanent and temporary small scale industries registration and other details as on 31/3/2001 for the Kolhapur District is as below :-

Sr.No.

Industry
Category

SSI Regd. Permanent

SSI Regd. Temporary

Total

Empl. Gen. Permanent

Empl. Gen. Temporary

Permanent (Rs. Lakhs)

Temporary (Rs. Lakhs)

1 Agn. Oriented

189

275

484

520

841

534.00

961.00

2 Forest Oriented

100

200

300

1500

10

331.00

291.00

3 Mineral Oriented

87

90

177

300

400

187.00

190.00

4 Food & Drinks

68

158

226

610

865

399.00

517.00

5 Clothing

2559

1507

4060

1958

2653

4662.00

3888.00

6 Leather

167

198

365

615

935

298.00

681.00

7 Rubber

93

112

205

700

725

389.00

920.00

8 Plastic

123

494

617

564

920

69.00

997.01

9 Chemical

130

551

681

693

1327

505.00

726.00

10 Metal (Eng.Ind.)

1936

1656

3592

5819

10100

1100.00

8700.00

11 Electric

38

68

106

900

768

77.00

149.00

12 Electronic

31

73

104

225

127

49.00

18.00

13 Non-metal

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14 Other

3923

3858

7121

29200

35737

9070.00

5787.00

  Total

9438

9260

18698

43604

65398

17070.01

23819.01

The major among the small scale units are Auto Spare Part, C.I.Casting, Engg. Job Work, Diesel Engine & Engine Part, Textile & Silver Ornament, Chappal.

Major & Medium Industries

Permission for a total of 277 medium & major industries have been granted by the Central Government. Out of total 110 Units have started their production. The major among them are 21 spinning mills - private and co-operative, 15 sugar industries and 21 textile mills. Remaining 53 units are of Engineering, Poultry, Foundry, Chemical, Animal Food etc.
Total Investments in these 110 units is Rs. 563 Crores and there is a employment generation 55000.

Industrial Areas of MIDC

There MIDC ( Maharashtra Industrial Development Cooperation ) areas are 2 existing and 4 more are proposed. A total of 1207 units are functioning in these two existing MIDC Areas.

Sr.No.

MIDC Area

Total Area (Hectors)

Total Plots

Distributed Plots

Functional Industry

1 SMAK Shiroli Mfg. Assoc.

269.00

714

700

640

2 Gokul Shirgaon Mfg. Assoc.

233.93

775

751

567


Total

472.93

1489

1451

1207

 

Proposed MIDC

Sr.No.

MIDC Area

Total Area ( Hectors )

1 Kagal

1038

2 Gadhinglaj

114.15

3 Ajara

6.01

4 Chandgad

181.65

 

Co-operative Industrial Estates

A total of 7 Industries estates have been approved by the Government in the cooperation sector. The details of these is as below :

Sr.No.

Name of Co-op. Industries Estate

Area (Hectors)

Total Plots

Plots Issued

Functional Units

Total Workers

1 Kolhapur Udyam Co-op. Soc.

14.27

129

129

129

1030

2 Ichalkaranji Inds. Estate

206.20

689

580

598

500

3 Parvati Inds. Estate, Yadrav

266

678

629

150

10000

4 Chh. Shahu Inds. Estate, Shirol

12

180

140

58

1000

5 L.K.Akiwate Inds. Estate, Jaysingpur, Tal : Shirol

73

192

180

89

10000

6 Yashwant Inds. Estate, Hupari.

20

131

128

100

500

7 Laxmi Inds. Estate, Hatkanagale.

215

422

354

148

2500


Total

806.47

2421

2140

1272

44850

 

Self Employed Schemes For Unemployed Graduates

Three important schemes i.e. 1. Beej Bhandwal Scheme 2. DIC Load Scheme 3. Prime Minister Rozgar Yojana are implemented by the District Industries Centre.