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Industrial Development at Umbergaon – Under the “Vibrant Gujarat” Model

Umbergaon is a town with a municipality in Valsad district in the state of Gujarat. The Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) has been created originally for securing the methodical establishment and development of industries in industrial zones and industrial estates in Gujarat. GIDC is now beginning Special Investment Regions and Industrial areas in accordance with the changing economic scenario. Everything is being done under the influence of the prominent Vibrant Gujarat model scheme, which provides a host of facilities for business ventures.

Impressed by the Vibrant Gujarat model and dedication of the Gujarat government for the development of the corporate sector in the state, UIDC (Umbergaon Infraprojects Development and Construction were established under the leadership of Mr. Ketan Mehta, Managing Director of UIDC. The enterprise is bridging the gap between the Government of Gujarat and the MSME’s. The enterprise making them aware of numerous schemes and subsidies offered by the government of Gujarat.

About the Entrepreneur and the group


Ketan Mehta is an experienced businessman. He is an engineer by qualification. He has started his organization to develop many industrial parks for the betterment of all sizes of business and corporate houses, especially helping the MSME’s, SME’s in developing their industrial property. His experience of his own.

He had helped about 100 plus companies in setting up their project in this region in particular. Also because of the friendly approach of the Government has overwhelmed Ketan so much so that he decided to enter into an MoU with Gujarat State Govt.

This was done in the Vibrant Gujarat global summit 2019. His group has also an ongoing project worth Rs.30 crores. AMIDRASHTI ALLIANCE, the subsidiary Co. of UIDC is the foremost organization to be enlisted under Private Developer Policy which is an umbrella Scheme for Financial Assistance by Govt. of Gujarat. It had been created for the development of Mini Industrial estate for MSEs. Furthermore, UIDC has help Govt. of Gujarat earn revenue of about Rs.150 crores in terms of tax till date. Starting his undertaking in early 2008, Ketan Mehta has effectively developed Industrial estates in Umbergaon. Known as “Umbergaon Industrial Park” the real estate property has been developed in two phases. While there are over 45 units in the first phase, which is operational to the full capacity, the second phase has 168 units with a floor plan of a G+3 building. Bank of Baroda has approved all his projects.

Vision of the UIDC

The vision of the man behind UIDC is very clear. The main motto is not to sell only real estate property but to develop an overall favourable ecosystem. The Group wants to make Umbergaon a self-sustaining region. Mehta believes that UIDC will provide the following benefits to all MSME’s and MSEs –

✅ Providing state-of-the-art infrastructure
✅ Help them arrange the finance and
Availing Government subsidies and obtaining various licenses,
✅ Arranging Power and labor as well.
✅ Also, guide them with proper advice & assist them in setting up their plants.

Other Benefits in dealing with UIDC

• It Provides real estate requirements in a prime location with a clear title and Ind. NA land ranging from 1 Acre to 50 Acre and above for large & Medium-sized Mfg. Industries.

• Provide assistance in the signing of MOU with Government to avail beneficial subsidies like 7% Interest, 25% Capital, etc.

• Provides many finance options from Banks like SIDBI & other private banks at the very economic rate for setting projects for Mfg. Industries.

Project list under UIDC

The organisation has done various projects. Their ongoing projects includes:

1. The Industrial Park Scheme – G+3 structure with commercial units’ area ranging from 500 sq. ft. to 3000 sq., ft.

2. ‘L’ types of industrial shells – G+1 structure with commercial units’ area ranging from 130 sq. ft. to 1500 sq.ft.

3. UIDC offers heavy Industrial sheds with a configuration 1400 sq. Ft to 5000 and above. Height of Shed 20’ with heavy Trim Mix Flooring and turbo ventilators on ceilings. Separate toilet blocks are also provided.

4. Industrial N.A plots –  Plot area ranging from 3000 sq.mtr to 50 Acres for MSME.

5. Industrial Gala -UIDC offers heavy Industrial Galas with configurations ranging from 500 sq. ft onwards.

Main Features of the Industrial Park

1. Industrial Park is earth quake resistant.

2. Units on the floors are to designed making it a hassle-free system.

3. FOR helping in loading/unloading of goods Goods Lift is provided which can reach, all unit on all floor.

4. Goods lift has a weighing capacity of 3.5 M/T.

5. Every floor has a separate parking space which can accommodate 8 vehicles. Every unit has Wi-Fi connectivity for smooth tech management.

There is a list of Subsidies declared by Govt. Of Gujarat for aspiring entrepreneurs.

• Capital Subsidy from 15% to 20%
• 7% to 9% Interest Subsidy.
• 70% GST Subsidy on Project cost.

MSME and SME’s contributes over 45 % of GDP and thus UIDC wants to help the country in achieving the dream of making it a $ 5 trillion economy.


For more information Contact 9029015211 or visit www.uidc.in


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