TANSTIA Tamilnadu Small and Tiny Industries Association, The Apex Body of Micro & SSIs in Tamilnadu: "TANSTIA is an apex body recognized by both state and Central Government.
It was established in 1956.
All district SSI Associations,Industrial Estate manufactureres Associations,Productwise manufacturing Associations and other areawise Associations are its members.
It has more than hundred Associations and more than thousand SSI units as its members.
It has a well organized district level set up.
It is recognized by state and central Government and their departments like TN-SSI, DC-SSI, NSIC, SIDCO, SIDBI etc."