1mg14Established in the early 1970’s, the Peenya Industrial Complex is the biggest and one of the oldest industrial estates in the South East Asia, located in the northern part of Bangalore.This complex comprising of the Peenya Industrial Area formed by KIADB and the Peenya Industrial Estate formed by the KSSIDC, which was started with a few industries, is now spread over an area of about 40 sq.kms. housing about 5000 small-scale industries and a few large and medium scale industries.

This industrial complex has a variety of small scale industries engaged in the production, maintenance and service in the various disciplines of mechanical, electrical, electronics, automobile, civil, packaging, garments, lubricants, consumer items, pharmaceuticals, machine tools and a cross sections of other industrial activities. There are a quite a good number of export-oriented industries also in this complex.

Our industrial complex is one of the biggest industrial areas in the country. Some of the salient features of this industrial complex are:

TYPE OF INDUSTRIES NUMBER
SMALL SCALE UNITS ABOUT 5000
MEDIUM INDUSTRIES ABOUT 30
NUMBER OF EMPLOYES AROUND 5 LAKHS
NUMBER OF WOMEN EMPLOYEESg AROUND 2.5 LAKHS
ANNUAL TURNOVER RS. 15,000/- CRORES (APPROX.)
EXPORTS PER ANNUM RS. 6,000/- CRORES (AAPROX.)

ANNUAL CONTRIBUTION TO THE EXCHEQUER

CENTRAL EXCISE AND CUSTOMS DUTY RS. 2,400/- CRORES (APPROX.)
SALES TAX RS. 1,200/- CRORES (APPROX.)
CORPORATE TAX RS. 100/- CRORE (AAPROX)

Revenues also accrues to the Governments on account of contribution towards ESIC, EPF, consent fee of PCB, Professional Tax, Motor Vehicle Tax, Electricity Charges, Property Tax, etc.

The Peenya Industrial Complex is recognised by both the Central and State Governments as the main hub of industrial activity in the State and an important source of manufactured goods with the reputation for quality for both domestic and export markets.