The Scheme, being implemented by the Ministry of MSME, is an ongoing Scheme of the Ninth Plan (under implementation since 1996), which has been continued for the Twelve Plan (2012-13 to 2016-17) with an outlay of Rs. 24.50 crore.
Overview of International Cooperation (IC) Scheme
|Name||International Cooperation Scheme|
|Also known as||IC Scheme|
|Launched by||Government of India|
|Nodal Ministry||Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME)|
|Sector||Central sector scheme|
|Objective||Promotion of the exports|
Objective and Benefits of International Cooperation (IC) Scheme
•Technology infusion and/or upgradation of Indian micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).
•Promotion of the exports of MSMEs.
•Modernisation of MSMEs.