The Knowledge Architect Of Corporate India
of Value Creator
initiated its endeavour of value creation for Indian industry in 1920. Having
in its fold more than 300 Chambers and Trade Associations, and serving more than
4 lakh members from all over India. It has witnessed upswings as well as upheavals
of Indian Economy, and contributed significantly by playing a catalytic role in
shaping up the Trade, Commerce and Industrial environment of the country.
Today, ASSOCHAM has emerged as the fountainhead of Knowledge for Indian industry,
which is all set to redefine the dynamics of growth and development in the technology
driven cyber age of 'Knowledge Based Economy'.
ASSOCHAM derives its strength
from its Promoter Chambers and other Industry/Regional Chambers/Associations spread
all over the country.
Indian enterprise by inculcating knowledge that will be the catalyst of growth
in the barrierless technology driven global market and help them upscale, align
and emerge as formidable player in respective business segments.
a representative organ of Corporate India, ASSOCHAM articulates the genuine, legitimate
needs and interests of its members. Its mission is to impact the policy and legislative
environment so as to foster balanced economic, industrial and social development.
We believe education, IT, BT, Health, Corporate Social responsibility and environment
to be the critical success factors.
- Our Strength
represents the interests of more than 3,00,000 direct and indirect members. Through
its heterogeneous membership, ASSOCHAM combines the entrepreneurial spirit and
business acumen of owners with management skills and expertise of professionals
to set itself apart as a Chamber with a difference. Currently, ASSOCHAM has 60
Expert Committees covering the entire gamut of economic activity in India. It
has been especially acknowledged as a significant voice of Indian industry in
the field of Information Technology, Biotechnology, Telecom, Banking & Finance,
Company Law, Corporate Finance, Economic and International Affairs, Tourism, Civil
Aviation, Corporate Governance, Infrastructure, Energy & Power, Education,
Legal Reforms, Real Estate & Rural Development etc.
Knowledge for Competitive Advantage
century has aligned Indian industry to global market economy. Business operations
in international market environment have presented Indian industry new challenges
where safeguarding knowledge of technology and innovations through patents play
a pivotal role. The overall perspective of corporate management has seen a turnaround
of 360 degrees where new variables are emerging at turbulent pace. In this new
era, ASSOCHAM has emerged as a key differentiator for dissemination of tactical
and strategic business intelligence that drives initiatives for market consolidation
and developmental growth.
ASSOCHAM is all geared up to leverage its strength
of its exhaustive understanding of various global markets and provides strategies
and opportunities to its members for overall development and optimized usage of
'Knowledge Based Resources'.
Road Map for Pragmatic Growth
to alignment with Global Economy, various spheres of Indian economy have attained
a visible growth, consistency and have catapulted it to the position of fastest
growing economy in the world. A number of geo-political factors are responsible
for this growth, but the most influential one is the enormous HR capital base
of highly skilled managerial and technical manpower. ASSOCHAM is committed to
help accomplish the targeted economic growth.
Consensus on Core Issues
has always laid impetus on building a "broad consensus on fiscal discipline
& prudence" leading to an acceptance that trade in global matrix is beneficial
for economy's growth. Various committees of ASSOCHAM have organized dedicated
sessions on emerging areas of contemporary importance viz. Wealth Maximization,
Mergers and Acquisitions, Nanotechnology and Biotechnology, BPO & KPO, VAT,
Corporate Governance, Renewable Energy, Public Private Partnership etc.
Services - Nurturing Ideas to Catalyze Growth
is always a front runner and has been very actively involved in bringing out studies,
surveys and research papers on current topical issues. ASSOCHAM is authorised
by the Government of India to issue Certificates of Origin, Certify commercial
invoices and recommend business visa.
into 'New Business Models'
has been a significant contributory factor in the emergence of new-age Indian
Corporates, characterized by a new mindset and global ambition for dominating
the international business. The Chamber has addressed itself to the key areas
like India as Investment Destination, Achieving International Competitiveness,
Promoting International Trade, Corporate Strategies for Enhancing Shareholders
& Stakeholders Value, Government Policies in sustaining India's Development,
Infrastructure Development for enhancing India's Competitiveness, Building Indian
MNCs, Role of Financial Sector the Catalyst for India's Transformation.
the years, ASSOCHAM has transformed itself from a reactive, representation-forwarding
organisation to a forceful, proactive, forward-looking institution equipping itself
to meet the aspirations of corporate India in the new world of business. Today,
there is need for greater involvement of business and industry with the Government
in international fora on issues such as intellectual property rights, environmental
safeguards, anti-dumping and quality standards etc. The concept of industry-government
partnership has therefore assumed vital importance and has to be carefully fostered
to speed up the economic and industrial development of the nation. ASSOCHAM is
working towards creating a conducive environment for Indian business to compete
globally. The Chamber is being re-engineered to shoulder the responsibility of
serving its constituents even more effectively and its expertise of professional
to set itself apart as a Chamber with a difference.
has especially focused on Afro-Arab region to assist Indian SME's to expand share
of their global market. Successful Indian Trade Fairs in Sudan, Sharjah and Yemen
received wide appreciation, more are being planned. Huge trade delegations to
Brazil, US, UK, West Africa, China, Pakistan, opening overseas offices in Sharjah,
Moscow, China, MOU partnership with business Chambers in more than 45 countries,
bringing out Economic and Trade bulletins on Africa and Arab region are only few
of constantly expanding of ASSOCHAM.
Resolve: Making India Win
strongly urges the policy makers, business houses/ entrepreneurs and students
(the future of India) to grasp the golden opportunity of leading the country in
the resurgent India.