West Bengal MSME Policy 2013-18
The MSME Policy of Government of West Bengal aims to increase the ancillarization and vendor linkage of MSME from the present about 2% to 10% over the next five years with government facilitating the process supported by a public procurement policy. This may lead to increase the volume of the market of the MSME products by atleast 25%. Supported by an enabling business environment and a synergistic approach facilitated by the government this will create scale up operation for the MSMEs in the state. Incentives for energy efficient and cutting edge technology coupled with thrust on skill development as provided by this Policy will accelerate the process making MSMEs of the state attain the desired standards of quality and cost. Cluster development and regional innovation approach will be the thrust areas supported by additional flow of funds and other fiscal interventions. MSME sector would be able to create additional employment for about 10 million in next ten years in the state.