About PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry

PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) has been working as a catalyst for the promotion of Indian industry, trade and entrepreneurship for the past 119 years. It is a forward looking, proactive and dynamic PAN-India apex organization. As a partner in progress with industry and government, PHDCCI works at the grass roots level with strong national and international linkages for propelling progress, harmony and integrated development of the Indian economy.

PHDCCI, acting as the “Voice of Industry & Trade” reaching out to more than 1,50,000 large, medium and small industries, has forged ahead leveraging its legacy with the industry knowledge across multiple sectors to take Indian Economy to the next level.

At the global level, we have been working with the Embassies and High Commissions in India and overseas to bring in the International Best Practices and Business Opportunities.


Diversified and Large Membership Base

PHDCCI is a National Apex Chamber having its international office at Bahrain for 6 GCC countries, with 1,30,000 companies as its members base, as total focus on the development of small and medium businesses. PHDCCI has co-opted National and International Industry Associations and Organisations through over 100 MoUs signed between the parties.’’

Excellent Conferencing Facilities

PHD Houses at New Delhi and Chandigarh provide modern conferencing and catering facilities for corporate events, board meetings, training programmes, etc. With a modern auditorium, several conference and meeting rooms to suit different requirements and also a business centre, while the ambience is international, the cost is economical.

Contribute on Topical Issues

PHDCCI operates through various Expert Committees / Task Forces comprising of representatives of member companies and experts. Views of the Chamber are formulated on topical issues through deliberations in these Committees / Task Forces.

Advisory Services to Business

With the in-house expertise at PHDCCI, we give business advice to Indian companies on most aspects of their business. These include, apart from national and regional economic and industry related issues, corporate affairs, taxation, finance and banking, capital markets, infrastructure and energy, labour and industrial relations, human resources and skill development, tourism, agri-business, environment, etc.

Certification Services

PHDCCI is authorised by the Government of India to issue certificate of origin (non-preferential) to Indian exporters. We also attest commercial documents of various types. Recommendation letters for visas for business promotion to foreign diplomatic missions in India are also issued for representatives of Indian companies.

Capacity Building

In its endeavour towards capacity building in the country, PHD Chamber organises focussed entrepreneurial development training programmes in cooperation with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation of Germany.

Geographic Spread

The Chamber has its headquarters in Delhi and regional offices in all states except Tamil Nadu, Orissa and West Bengal. The Chamber has its presence Pan India, through regional and state chambers with memorandum of understanding.

Stay Ahead of Competition

PHDCCI provides regularly customised and value-added knowledge and information to you ranging from business opportunities to important policy changes to help you stay ahead of the competition.

Interface with Government

The Chamber regularly interacts with Central and State Governments on all issues having bearing on Industry, Trade and Commerce..

Advisory Role in Policy Formulation

PHDCCI is represented on more than 130 Central and State Advisory / Consultative bodies. Both Central and State Governments consult PHDCCI before announcing or formulating any major economic / industrial policy.

Research and Policy Papers

PHDCCI produces well researched background and policy papers on topical issues to initiate informed debate and discussion.

Taking Indian Industry Global

PHDCCI operates through various Expert Committees / Task Forces comprising of representatives of member companies and experts. Views of the Chamber are formulated on topical issues through deliberations in these Committees / Task Forces.

Social Responsibility

To discharge its social responsibility, the Chamber has three voluntary organisations for fulfilling its commitments to the cause of socio-economic development and to promote the role of corporate sector for the upliftment of rural masses.
Through the support of members, the Chamber has been regularly contributing in cash and kind towards relief and rehabilitation of the victims of natural calamities and disasters.

Networking Opportunities

PHDCCI provides you excellent networking opportunities with government officials, diplomats, leading names from all spheres of life and also your business peers.