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Tooling Industry, Tooling Industry, Events & Exhibition Management - About TAGMA

Tool and Gauge Manufacturers Association of India [TAGMA-INDIA] is an all India association of the Tooling Industry, established in the year 1990 with Registered Office in Bangalore, Secretariat in Mumbai and Chapters in Bangalore, Chennai, Coimbatore, Gurugram, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Noida, Pune and membership of 665 companies.

We serve as a forum for the Indian Tool Room & Die and Mould Industry whose activity involves design, sales or manufacture of dies for pressing, stamping, punching and forming; injection and compression moulds; die casting dies; patterns and pattern equipment; jigs and fixtures; standard tooling components; CAD/CAM; rapid prototyping; gauges; precision machining; special machines and related products.

Important Objects For Which The Association Is Established Are

  • To promote training and the diffusion of knowledge relating to standards in the manufacture of Tools and Gauges to improve the standards or the connected trade therewith or with allied industries and to impart relevant and appropriate training to all those engaged in the manufacture of tools and gauges.
  • To improve upon and to suggest the inspection specifications, procedure or material or other matters connected with the trade to the concerned authorities and to alleviate the grievances of the tool and gauge manufactures.
  • To promote cooperation between or cooperate with any other organized body or bodies whatsoever, by appointing members of the Association and others to represent the Association on any such body or bodies, to promote, support any other organised body for the furtherance of any of the objects contained therein.
  • To promote and encourage improvements in tool room industries for greater efficiency.
  • To organize relevant seminars, workshops and exhibitions etc to impart useful knowledge to the tool and gauge manufacturers.
  • To establish, run and maintain a library connected with the industry.
  • To print and publish periodicals, brochures relating to tool and gauge manufactures industry for enhancing knowledge and technology.
  • To promote the setting up of regional chapters to further the objectives of the Association.
  • To enhance the contribution of tool room industry to the growth and development of the Indian National Economy and to encourage members to be progressive.
  • To publish a directory of members with details of products manufactured and services offered.
  • To co-operate, join or participate or associate with other societies, institutions, association and organizations in the pursuit of all or any of the above objects or objects similar to akin to any of the above objects.

We are bonafide members of -

  • Confederation of Indian Industry – CII
  • Indo German Chamber of Commerce – IGCC
  • FADMA ASIA - Federation of Asian Die & Mould Associations (FADMA)
  • World Trade Centre – MVIRDC – WTC
  • The Council of EU Chambers of Commerce in India
  • Engineering Export Promotion Council [EEPC]
  • India Trade Promotion Organisation [ITPO]
  • Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises (FISME)

TAGMA over the years has been successful in achieving some of the objectives mentioned above, prominent amongst them are:

  • Diemould India International Exhibition the most popular mould & die show in India showcasing capabilities of the industry. Read More
  • Established Online library for members via Internet and Computer Based Training (CBT) modules at NTTF-TAGMA Library, Bangalore  Read More
  • International Tooling Summit every year providing platform for international and national business leaders to get together, and share their opinion with industry delegates present from all around the world. Read More
  • TAGMA Centre of Excellence and Training (TAGMA CET) – pilot project of TAGMA as promoter and blessings of DHI by way of preliminary consent of grant towards machinery, with the objective to upgrade the existing Tooling Industry in Pune by setting up of a Common Facility Centre (CFC) for the Tools, Moulds and Dies Industry.
  • Periodical surveys of the Tool Room industry
  • Delegations/Country Pavilion at the overseas exhibitions.
  • Facilitators for Joint Venture by circulating Outsourcing enquiries.
  • Publication of monthly journal ‘TAGMA TIMES’ and ‘Directory’ during the exhibitions
  • Organise Technical Seminars & Members meet all over India