About Us

Introduction

Industries and Mines department plays a key and important role in effective and economic industrial development and focuses on the possibilities to develop fast growth in small medium and Large-scale industries

Objectives of The Department

The department has a network of institutions to assist entrepreneurs in achieving the desired goals/results and to help the entrepreneurs in their requirement of Land, Raw Material, Market Development etc

The department has a network of institutions to assist entrepreneurs in achieving the desired goals/results and to help the entrepreneurs in their requirement of Land, Raw Material, Market Development etc

There are 7 Major Heads of the Department and 25 District Industrial Commissionerate (DIC) and Various Boards and Corporations and Institutions to help in achieving the desired Results and Goals of the Industries and Mines Department

DIC in each district works as a common point for developing the industries and in implementing various policies and schemes in their respective district.

Offices under the Industries and Mines Department

  • Industries Commissionerate
  • Commissioner of Cottage Industries
  • Commissioner of Geology and Mining
  • Commissioner of Payments
  • Director of Government Printing and Stationery
  • Gujarat Infrastructure Development Board
  • Gujarat Soil Work Arting Board
  • Gujarat Diamond Development Board
  • Gujarat State Khadi & Village Industries Board
  • Guajrat Industrial Development Corporation
  • Gujarat Industrial Investment Corporation
  • Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation
  • Guajrat State Financial Corporation
  • Gujarat Rural Industries Marketing Corporation Ltd.
  • Tourism Corporation of Gujarat Ltd.
  • Gujarat State Handloom & Handicraft Development Corporation Ltd.
  • INDEXT B
  • INDEXT C

Primary Activities of the Industries and Mines Department

The main activities of the department with the help if various Boards, Corporations, Head of the Departments etc are as under :

  • To Develop Industrial Cooperative and Cottage Industries
  • To Procure and Distribute indigenous and imported Scare Raw Materials for Industrial Purpose
  • To Develop Trade, Commerce, Production and Distribution of Products of Industries other than Rural Industries
  • To Promote Trade, Publicity and Research related with Industries and Mines.
  • To implement various Schemes in cases of Natural Disasters
  • To Publicize of Industrial Activities
  • To Promote Products through Industrial Fairs, Exhibitions and Show Rooms
  • To Maintain Statistical Records of the State related with industries.
  • To Protect interest of Traders
  • To Promote Industrial Goods
  • To Regulate Mines and Mineral Developmental activities.
  • Administration of Gujarat Minor Mineral rules.
  • Regulates Taxes of Mineral Rights related with Mineral Development.
  • To implement works related with Various Industrial Schemes
  • To Manufacture and Use Power Alcohol for Industrial Use
  • Distribution of Coal and Coke for Industrial/Manufacturing Purposes
  • Geological Surveys
  • To Help in various activities in the Establishment of Sugar Factories
  • Activities related with Salt Production
  • Activities related with Stores
  • To help in matters related with Inventions, Patents, Designs and Merchandise Marks
  • Activities Related with Government Printing, Stationery and Official -Publications
  • To Take care of all the activities pertaining to Appointment, Postings, Transfers, Promotions etc.. Of all the Officers and Non Government Servants under the administrative control of the Department.
  • To maintain all the land and Buildings assigned to the department by the state Government
  • Civil Aviation Activities with the State
  • To Promote Tourism in the State of Gujarat