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About Saurashtra Vepar Udyog Mahamandal - SVUM:

Saurashtra Vepar Udyog Mahamandal was started in year 2001. The roots of Saurashtra Vepar Udyog Mahamandal can be found in a Saurashtra Sankaln Samiti". This Samiti was an institute of visionary leaders to address various issues of Saurashtra and Kutch region. The Role of Samiti is limited to policy advocacy and to scale up activism and movement against unfair policies of the government. Changes in Value Added Tax implementation in 2003, Removal of Octroi, Impact fee, Scarcity of currency coins, Action against malpractice of government officials were among the main activities and achievements of the Samiti. Mr. Praag Tejura and other leading industrialists are playing key role in this activism.

Brief History of SVUM

Meanwhile the mandal felt the need for a parallel constructive institute which can demonstrate right way of collective growth for society as per thoughts of Mahatma Gandhiji. Saurashtra Vepar Udyog Mahamandal has a vision of integrated development of society with agriculture, Coastal area development, Infrastructure development, Good governance etc. which can be achieved by industrial growth of Micro, Small and Medium sector.

Gujarat Textile policy-2014 is also result of SVUMs constructive policy advocacy with Gol. Similarly SVUM have vision for mass coconut farming for coastal area development, Cluster development for Rajkot Engineering & auto parts cluster. Jamnagar - Brass parts cluster, Morbi - Ceramic and Jetpur - Textile sector etc. Total more than 19 clusters have been identified.


"Building bridges for sustainable and holistic Development of Saurashtra Kutch though Industrial growth."
Approach for Business Development: SVUM has set target of that by year 2025 there would be 25,000 buyers coming to Saurashtra-Kutch from all over the world around the year and resulting into increase of 10,000 crores in GDP of Saurashtra Kutch. With the changing equation of world trade, economy and political scenario, and fact that Africa's middle class is on rapid rise. 6 out 10 most attractive investment and business destination are in Africa. Even current India Government is also focusing on Africa as serious as Europe. Since last 5 year most courtiers having GDP growth rate in double digit were from Africa. In this global equation SVUM foresee role of Saurashtra-Kutch as very crucial. Saurashtra and Kutch is well connect with Africa since centuries be it any period of history from "Mohenjo Daro's Lothal to 'Mundra Port”. Saurashtra Kutch has been connection point with Africa and Asia's -economy. Africa's Mahtma Nelson Mandella and Gandhi Ji was new phase of cultural and political friendship of these continent and subcontinent.

"Building bridges for Sustainable and Holistic Development of Saurashtra-Kutch through industrial growth."


Contact Us

  • +91 9426254611
  • Saurashtra Vepar Udyog Mahamandal,
    304, Rajat,
    Sardarnagar Main Road,
    Rajkot 360001(Gujarat) INDIA


The development starts from individual unit to national level; our aim is to create Glocal Platform for the smallest manufacturer of Saurashtra &Kutch region, which can lead to generate greater GDP for the nation.

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