National Productivity Council
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National Productivity Council (NPC) has been granted accreditation for undertaking inspection and audit work in the area of Food Safety Audit and Scientific Storage of Agricultural Products. This accreditation is valid for a period of three years.
About National Productivity Council
- National Productivity Council (NPC) is a national level autonomous organisation under the administrative control of the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade to promote productivity culture in India.
- Established as a registered society in 1958 by the Government of India, it is a tripartite non-profit organisation with equal representation from the government, employers and workers’ organisations, apart from technical and professional institutions including members from local productivity councils and chamber of commerce on its Governing Body.
- NPC is a constituent of the Tokyo-based Asian Productivity Organisation (APO), an Inter Governmental Body, of which the Government of India is a founder member.