Vadodara strikes a perfect balance between work and life. Its strategic geographic location and rich heritage makes it the perfect place for both business and pleasure.
Vadodara – The Industrial Catalyst Vadodara has the presence of the highest number of PSUs in Gujarat. In a state that propels industrial growth, Vadodara has emerged as the preferred destination for MNCs like General Motors and Bombardier as well as the Navratna Public Sector Units like Oil and Natural Gas Corporation of India (ONGC) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL). W ith six such major units, Vadodara has the highest PSUs in and around the city. From housing the Indian Oil Corporation’s Gujarat Refinery at Koyali to being the operational centre for ONGC in Gujarat, Vadodara is the ideal place to fuel growth in multiple industrial ventures. Additionally, Vadodara is also home to Reliance Industries Ltd., the Gujarat State Fertilizers Corporation (GSFC) that supports growth of the farm sector, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited’s (NPCIL) heavy water plant, Gujarat Alkalis and Chemicals Limited (GACL) that caters to the varied industry-specific chemical requirements and Gujarat Industries Power Corporation Limited (GIPCL) that provides power to these industries. The presence of these diverse industries acts as a catalyst for increased employment and enhanced development of the city. Apart from this, the proposed kick-off of multiple Special Economic zones in Vadodara will further boost growth of businesses as well as increase the diversity of industrial canvas. This growth impetus will ensure that new emerging industrial sectors get the necessary environment to prosper and flourish.
Besides being the industrial hub, Vadodara is a treasure trove of architectural wonders. Under the Gaekwad family, the erstwhile rulers of Vadodara, the city became a melting pot of art and culture. Take time out to treat yourself to the glorious heritage of Vadodara.
|By road: Vadodara, 112 km from Ahmedabad and 420 km from Mumbai, is located on National Highway 8. There are various State Transport (ST) buses and private luxury coaches from all over Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi and Rajasthan.Ahmedabad-Vadodara Intercity buses take around two hours and run every 15 minutes. There are also several private bus companies on or near the Station Road. You can also rent a car with a driver to explore the city and its surroundings.|
|By Rail: Vadodara is a major railway junction of the Western Railway, and connects Mumbai, Delhi and Ahmedabad through multiple trains.|
|By Air: Vadodara is well-connected to most major cities in India by various domestic airlines to Ahmedabad, Delhi, Mumbai, Daman and Pune.|
- What is VCCI Expo?
VCCI Expo is organised periodically by Vadodara Chamber of Commerce & Industry to showcase the industrial growth, particularly of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs).
- What is the aim of VCCI Expo?
The aim of organising these expos periodically is to offer a platform for big and small industries to come together and explore opportunities for business tie-ups leading to industrial growth and progress.
- Why should I get registered with VCCI?
VCCI is one of the most active Trade and Industry Organisation representing the cause of the industry, particularly SMEs at all forums. It works to keep its members updated on government notifications and happenings through its in-house bimonthly journal Vacha.
- If I choose to participate, how will VCCI Expo be helpful to me?
VCCI Expo builds a platform of opportunities and exposure with diverse segments of businesses, to give its participants the best of both, national and international.
- As a VCCI Member, how can I support the VCCI Expo?
You can promote VCCI Expo amongst your industrial contacts, associates and friends, and persuade them to participate in this mega event.