Facility for International Cooperation for
Inclusive & Sustainable Industrial Development

Sector Specific Competitiveness

UNIDO implements technical cooperation projects for specific key manufacturing sectors in India with a view to foster enhanced productivity and trade capacities of MSMEs in these sectors through technology-led solutions and manufacturing excellence approaches.

These projects comprise a wide variety of technical interventions, formulated on the basis of detailed diagnostic and benchmarking assessments. The interventions include focused activities such as technical training and capacity building of key stakeholders, setting up/upgrading of common facilities, facilitation of partnerships between Indian institutions and their international counterparts, technology demonstrations, expert handholding and guidance for process improvements and optimization and widespread dissemination of best available technologies and good manufacturing practices.

Projects
  1. Development and adoption of appropriate technologies for enhancing productivity in the cement sector
  2. Development and adoption of appropriate technologies for enhancing productivity in the paper and pulp sector (Paper Project Phase-I)
  3. Development and adoption of appropriate technologies for enhancing productivity in the bicycle and bicycle parts sector
  4. Kanpur Leather Development Project
  5. Firm-level demonstration of technologies and productivity enhancement for the pulp and paper industry
  6. Supporting small and medium-sized manufacturers in the automotive component industry in India: Deepening and widening the services provided within the framework of the UNIDO-ACMA-DHI Partnership Programme (Phase II)