Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) is the premier Government agency working for industrial and investment promotion in Kerala. Formed in 1961, KSIDC started with the objective to promote, facilitates and finance large and medium scale industries and catalyses the development of physical and social infrastructure required for industrial growth in the state.
A one stop-shop to set up an industry in Kerala and a single point contact for investments to the State, KSIDC offers a comprehensive set of services that include developing business ideas, identifying viable projects, feasibility study and providing financial assistance and guidance for implementation.
A nodal agency for foreign and domestic investments in Kerala, KSIDC facilitates clearances, approvals and processes various incentive schemes for starting a new business ventures. KSIDC acts as a spokesman of the State who spreads its industrial ethos besides being an interface between the Government and the Industry.
KSIDC team includes a core group of skilled professionals from various fields like Engineering, Management, Finance and Law.
KSIDC has over 5 decades of proven track record of attracting a commendable volume of investment to the State. The corporation has so far promoted more than 750 projects in the State which include pioneering organisations such as Cochin International Airport Limited, KELTRON, Hindustan Latex Ltd, Kerala Minerals & Metals Ltd, Tata Tea Ltd, Harrisons Malayalam Ltd, BrahMos Aerospace Trivandrum, Nitta Gelatin India Ltd., Geojit BNP Paribas Financial Services Ltd., Regional Cancer Centre, Malabar Cements Ltd, Kerala State Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Cochin Stock Exchange Ltd, BSES Kerala Power Ltd, Kerala Ayurveda Pharmacy Ltd, Lakeshore Hospital & Research Centre Ltd, Kerala Enviro Infrastructure Ltd, Kerala High Speed Rail Corporation Ltd and Kerala Gail Gas Ltd and more.