It has been suggested that this article be merged into Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. It was merged with the Ministry of Agro and Rural Industries to form the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises. It growth of small scale industries in india pdf the Office of the Development Commissioner for Small Scale Industries. SIDO was established in 1954 on the basis of the recommendations of the Ford Foundation.
It has over 60 offices and 21 autonomous bodies under its management. These autonomous bodies include Tool Rooms, Training Institutions and Project-cum-Process Development Centres. SIDO also provides economic information services and advises Government in policy formulation for the promotion and development of SSIs. This article about government in India is a stub.