The Industries & Commerce department provides the necessary policy guidance for industrial development in the State. It also explores and formulates technically feasible and economically viable industrial projects. These project profiles/Schemes are given to prospective entrepreneurs in the headquarter as well as the district. These entrepreneurs are then provided with training under EDP and provided finance through Financial Institutions like NIDC, NSIC, and other commercial banks. The department also provides other financial and fiscal incentives to help the unit. The Department of Industries and Commerce has been implementing many developmental Schemes in order to create more self employment avenues in the small scale and tiny and cottage industries sector. The main task of the department is to be the facilitator to the prospective entrepreneurs to set up and run an industrial venture successfully.
The Government of Nagaland and the Industries & Commerce Department is of the view that the State
needs infrastructure led growth and therefore stressing more in the development of infrastructure
structure in the State. The Department has so far created the following infrastructures in order to facilitate
the Industrial growth in the State.
In order to carry out all such tasks, the following are the structures of the Department:
Creation of New Sub-District Industries Centre (SDIC’s): Proposal for creation of New Sub-District
Industries Centre (SDIC’s) offices at Tuli/ Mangkolemba/ Tizit/ Meluri/ Noklak and Atoizu during the
year 2015-16 has been submitted to the Government.