Maharashtra Economic
Development Council

महाराष्ट्र आर्थिक विकास मंडळ


Helping Maharashtra grow since 1957

The Maharashtra Economic Development Council was constituted by prominent Chambers of Commerce, and Business and Industries associations of Maharashtra to facilitate rapid and balanced economic development of Maharashtra. The Council acts as an Economic Think-Tank for Business and Industry as well as for the State Government of Maharashtra.



MEDC Updates

  • Join us for BlueCon 2019, 1st National Conclave on the Blue Economy of India, on 26 to 28 Feb 2019, at @CIDCO Convention Centre, Navi Mumbai.
  • MEDC supports the RBI decision to cut the repo rate by 25bps to 6.25%. This will lead to affordable credit for MSME and the other smaller players.
  • MEDC welcomes the RBI's decision to increase the limit on Crop Loans for agriculture from Rs.1lakh to Rs.1.6 lakh.
  • We are Happy to annouce, Mr. Ravindra Boratkar has been elected as President of MEDC at 57th annual general meeting (AGM) of Maharashtra Economic Development Council (MECD).
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MEDC President



Mr. Ravindra Boratkar

President of MEDC.





Mr. Ravindra Boratkar has been elected as President of MEDC. He was elected at 57th annual general meeting (AGM) of Maharashtra Economic Development Council (MECD).

Mr. Ravindra Boratkar is visionary leader who is also serving as Managing Director of MM Activ Sci-Tech Communications Pvt. Ltd. ; Managing Director of Asian Conventions & Expositions Pvt Ltd ; President of Agrovision Foundation; Chairman of Central India Central Consumer Co Society which runs Purti Super Bazar and also on the Board of CIAN Agro Industries & Infrastructure Ltd.

Mr. Ravindra Boratkar started his career with Newspaper as a Management Trainee and then set up his own Advertising agency in 1988, which has won many awards and accolades. He has played a key role in successful transition of company from Advertising to the Sci Tech Event Management Company. He has successfully established the flagship event of Indian Science Congress and has strengthened all other initiatives in R&D, Agriculture and other cutting edge technologies. He also serves as a board member of Solvent Extraction Company and A composite project of Sugar, Power, Ethanol and Bio-Fertilisers. He serves as the Chairman of the cooperative society which runs a chain of retail stores. He is also on the board of a reputed vernacular daily newspaper from Maharashtra. Mr. Ravindra Boratkar is Science Graduate with Masters in Business Administration.

With his superb qualities in Public Relations and Networking, he also looks after the Corporate Liaison of the group. He enjoys good relations with Industry, Bureaucrats and Scientific Fraternity which has helped organisation to facilitate Business Partnerships and create better opportunities for innovators, entrepreneurs and scientists to network and collaborate.

We are very excited about the new role and looking forward to it.

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