Industries and Commerce

In District Level, the Department of Industries and Commerce, District Industries Centre is headed by Joint Director. And there is a sub-divisional office at Sedam headed by Assistant Director for implementing department schemes of 3 talukas namely Sedam, Chittapur and Chincholi.

The main object is to promote for setting up of industries and to give Skill Development Trainings to unemployed youths for self employment. To promote industries in the state, the state government has announced Industrial Policy 2014-19, for the District it has made the zone as Hyderabad Karnataka Zone-1 and Zone-2 to give more emphasis on incentives and concessions for setting up of MSME units.

The District has abundant deposits of Lime Stone, hence there are 8 cement industries established. And also there are number of stone polishing, Dall mills, Fullers earth, Plastic reprocessing, Fabrication and Sugar industries are established.

The department implements the following schemes;

  • Karnataka Industrial Policy 2014-19.
  • Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme.
  • Chief Minister’s Self Employment Generation Programme.
  • Special Component Plan and Tribal Sub Plan.
  • MSME – GOI Programmes.

Contact Details

Office of the Joint Director
District Industries Centre
Jewargi Cross, MSK Mill Road,
Phone No: 08472-223988
E-mail : jd-gulbarga[at]karnatakaindustry[dot]gov[dot]in