He has also added that “Presently, the MSME sector employs 11 crore people. Our target is to create 5 crores more jobs in the next 5 years.”
Further, he said that “For making Atmanirbhar Bharat, the most important target for the ministries is to make Indian economy strong and for that reason, we need to increase more export at the same time we need to decrease the import.”
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in partnership with the Ministry of MSME organized the 17th edition of the Global MSME Business Summit virtually from Wednesday 9th December to Thursday 10th December 2020. The 17th Global SME Business Summit 2020 is envisaged as a platform to develop a conducive mentoring environment for MSMEs, attaining operational excellence in manufacturing and services even post covid.