KOLHAPUR CHAMBER OF
COMMERCE & INDUSTRIES
Federal body of Trade,
Commerce, Industry, Banking, Service Industry and Transport established
on 17th May 1983 by visionary industrialist Late Shri. Shivajirao
Desai. Inaugurated by Giant National Leader from Maharashtra The
then Cheif Minister Of Maharashtra Hon'ble Shankarrao Chavan.
Under dynamic & visionary
leadership of Shri. Shivajirao Desai, Chamber has established very good
organizational setup in Trade & Industry Sector. Chamber has supported
various Traders to set up their Associations and helped them to organize
for betterment and development.
Chamber has played vital
role in Industrial Development and Trade & Commerce Development of
In the year 1999
chamber got its own new office setup with all type of amenities like
Conference Hall, Training Centre, Library etc. The Then Governor of
Maharashtra His Excellency Dr. P. C. Alexander inaugurated new
office of the chamber on 18th March 1999.
Chamber has successfully
fought against various important issues like Octroi, Turnover Tax, VAT,
Banking Amendment Act, Privatization of Octroi, Non-agri. Tax,
Power cut & Load Shading etc.
Chamber has successfully
implemented direction of Parent Organizations like FICCI, FAM,
Maharashtra Chamber, Pune Chamber etc.
Chamber has organized
various Trade and Industry Seminars, Conferences for providing latest
information to member organizations. Chamber has taken sincere efforts
to establish Trade Organizations in Rural area.
Now a day, 85 Trade &
Industry Organizations are affiliated with chamber. After late Shri.
Shivajirao Desai, Shri. Pradeepbhai Kapdia and Late Shri. Vasantrao Naik
has worked as a President of Chamber.
Kolhapur Chamber now entered
in Silver Jubilee Year. Young Businessman Shri. Anand Mane
got the opportunity to work as President of Chamber in Silver Jubilee
Year with a dynamic & enthusiastic Team of office bearers.
Chamber has its
Representation on Maharashtra Chamber, FAM, Railway Committee, Income
Tax Committee, Sales Tax (VAT) Committee, Local Traffic Committee,
Telephone Advisory Committee etc.
Chamber is now taking
special initiative for development work, working hard for
infrastructural development projects in the district, providing special
training facilities for Traders, Industrialists, Service Industry for
new avenues in Global Economy.
Chamber is ready to provide
all type of Assistance for Exporters, New Entrepreneurs for
establishing New Industry.
Chamber has taken special
initiative for I. T. Sector Development in district, which is showing
very good result by positive response of I. T. Giants like Microsoft,
Wipro, Infosys etc.
In the Silver Jubilee Year,
We are looking for our centenary celebrations by planning for next 75
years for development and betterment of total community. We will not
keep any stone unturned to achieve our targets with the help of our
Compiled by - Lalit Gandhi
CHAMBER HAVING REPRESENTATION ON
Name Of Committee
||Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industries &
||Federation of Associations of Maharashtra
||Income Tax Advisory Committee, Chief Comm., Pune.
||Divisional Sales Tax VAT Advisory Committee.
||Divisional Railway Users Consultant Committee.
(Central Railway Div.)
||Traffic Advisory Committee, Kolhapur.
||Kolhapur Engineering Association.
||Shiroli Manufacturers' Association.
||Gokul Shirgaon Manufacturers' Association.
||Business Consultant, Supply Dept., Collector Office,
||Kolhapur Productivity Council.
||National Association of Blinds. (NAB)
||Dassera Celebration Committee.