The Association conducted delegation visits of indian gas manufacturers to Europe, USA, and Far East & China. These official delegations encour-aged to develop one-to-one business relation between gas manufacturers in india and the gas and allied equipment manufacturers in abroad.

The regular activities of the Association include close interaction with the Ministry of Industry, Department of Explosives, Bureau of Indian Standards, Central Pollution Control Board, Central Board of Excise & Customs etc.

The Association is affiliated to Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), FICCI & ASSOCHAM – the National Industry Associations and also to Compressed Gas Associations of U.S.A. AIIGMA is represented in the Standardization Committees of Bureau of Indian Standards for standardization of gases and gas cylinders. AIIGMA is also responsible for the working of the Development Panel for Industrial Gases constituted by the Ministry of Industry, Govt. of India.

The Association is specifically interested to collect & disseminate information on technological development, industrial policy, safety regulations, taxation and duty etc. related to industrial gases business.

All these activities and objectives are accomplished through organization of workshops, seminars, and meetings from time to time and through various publications particularly the regular bi-monthly magazine of “GAS NEWS”. This bi-monthly (once in two months) publication is also supported by a single sheet monthly supplement of `GAS NEWS SUPPLEMENT‘.