Over 97,000 MSM units costing Rs 2500-cr set up in Madhya Pradesh in five years
BHOPAL: Micro, small and medium enterprise (MSME) has
emerged as a dynamic sector in country’s economy over the years. MSMEs play an
effective role in providing maximum employments involving low capital investment
as compared to major industries.
As per wish of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan,
employment opportunities are being created in the state through medium, small
and micro enterprises. As many as 97,744 MSMEs have been set up in the state
during last 5 years at a cost of Rs 2478.62 crore. During these 5 years, these
MSMEs have provided jobs to 2,23,693 persons.
Along with major industries, micro, small and medium
enterprises have also been invited to Global Investors Summit to be held at
Indore in October to invest in Madhya Pradesh. Priority is being attached to
simplifying rules and amending policy to ensure increase in quantum of
investment and creation of maximum number of job opportunities in the state.