A brief introduction of our chamber and Benefits / Facilities / Services Available to Members & Non Members
Introduction to Chamber
Membership of Chamber is open to
Merchants, Bankers, Ship-owners, Representatives of Commercial, Railway and Insurance Companies, Brokers and Persons engaged in Commerce, Agriculture, Mining or Manufacture and Persons engaged in or connected with Art, Science, Literature or Law shall be eligible for Membership. Provided such persons or individuals do generally reside in the geographical area comprising of the District of Dakshina Kannada before its bifurcation in the year 1997 and, in the case of firm, association, company or corporation, it has a place of business or a branch office within the limits of the said area.
Classes & Categories of Membership
1.) Life Member
2.) Ordinary Member – i.e. Yearly renewable in the month of April and
3.) Honorary Members
(i) Individuals/ Proprietors/ Professionals
(ii) Partnership firms
(iii) Co-operative Societies
(v) Companies (Private and Public Limited) functioning within the geographical jurisdiction of undivided i.e. erstwhile Dakshina Kannada District are eligible to enrol as Members of our Chamber.
Affiliation of Apex Bodies
Our Chamber is affiliated to the following apex bodies:
1. Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry, New Delhi
2. Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce & Industry, Bangalore
3. Confederation of Indian Industry (Southern Region), Bangalore
4. Bangalore Chamber of Industry & Commerce, Bangalore and
5. Indian Merchants’ Chamber, Mumbai
Training & Awareness Program
KCCI takes up issues and concerns of Industry and Trade bodies to be highlighted with top government officials.
Availability of Conference Room / Meeting Hall for Member’s Programmes
a. Chamber has one AC Conference Room with 50 seating Capacity fully equipped with all facilities and
b. One AC Meeting Hall with seating capacity to accommodate about 200 people fully equipped with all facilities for conducting Meetings/Seminars/Workshops/Conferences/Press Meets etc
Note: KCCI regularly conducts VIP Meetings, Seminars, Workshops etc. Members may avail the opportunity to attend these programmes. They can also have their own programmes – Seminars, Workshops, Interactive Meetings, Product presentations, Training programmes, etc at KCCI bearing reasonable utilisation charges.
Members may avail this facility for themselves or recommend others for undergoing internationally recognised training on Marine Trade.
Members may avail these facilities/services at reasonable charges. Non-members at double the Member rate. Membership certificates are issued to all Members for displaying at their office premises and Photo Identity Cards to Life members and optionally to ordinary members at cost are issued for their identification.