Uganda Small Scale Industries Association (USSIA) is registered as a company limited by guarantee, established on 11th Jan 1980 under the Companies Act Cap 120. USSIA is a national nongovernmental non-profit membership based association of micro, small and medium scale industries (MSMIs). It was incorporated out of the realization that there was a gap in terms of the representation and support of professional MSMIs that want to grow and become large enterprises. It’s mandated to support and equip micro, small and medium sized enterprises for success and sustained growth under favorable national policies and business operating environment.

The Uganda Small Scale Industries Association (USSIA) is a business association of Micro, Small and Medium Industries (MSMIs) with a strong membership base of about 5,500 registered Micro, Small and Medium Industries. USSIA is driven to support and equip small and medium sized enterprises especially the small scale industrial sector of Uganda for success and economic growth.