Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC) was founded in 1976 with its headquarters at Bangalore, by a group of corporate captains who wanted an effective organization to project the views of the large and medium industries in Karnataka. The BCIC’s goal has been to create a congenial climate in the State for the development of industry, business, service, infrastructure, internal and external trade. The Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC) is affiliated to the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASSOCHAM) and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), New Delhi.

BCIC has over 750 members spread throughout the State of Karnataka. Besides large and medium industries in the Manufacturing Sector, the Membership includes Organisation and Companies in information Technology, Banking Services, R & D Sectors, consultants which includes professionals, lawyers etc.