CSIR-IHBT has been recognised as one of the incubation centres by MSME GoI and DSIR. Institute invites small and medium entrepreneurs to use the facilities. Also, expertise is available to cater to customized need of the client. Institute has state-of –the -art nutraceutical facility, herbal processing plant and distillation units of varying capacities. Analytical facilities like HPLC, GC, GC-Mass, NMR are extended to industries as specialized services.

Institute has proven credentials, expertise and infrastructure to support tissue culture industries. Protocols are in place to raise virus free apple root stocks, aromatics rose, tea, bamboos, liliums and several medicinal and aromatic plants. Competency exists to standardize and develop tissue culture protocols for plants desired by the industries.

Institute is keen to develop strong linkage with industries for catalyzing economic development.