The Malaysian Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Penang (MICCI) is affiliated on the National level to the Malaysian Associated Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MAICCI). MAICCI is the apex body of the various state level Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and is based in Kuala Lumpur. MAICCI, in turn is a component member of the National Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Malaysia (NCCIM).
The MICCI Penang is well represented on MAICCI. The President
of MICCI Penang and the Honorary Secretary of MICCI, Penang are members
of MAICCI's Management Council.
At the State Level, the Chamber pioneered the idea of getting all the ethnic Chambers in Penang to come together for consensus on issues affecting the various ethnic groups Chambers of Commerce in the early 1970's. The Penang Joint Chambers of Commerce (PJCC) was thus formalized. The PJCC now comprises of:
The Chairmanship and the
Secretariat of the PJCC rotates every two years among the Malay,
Chinese, Indian and International Chambers.
The Chamber frequently holds discussions with the State and Federal Governments and is officially represented on various government and public bodies. Among these are: