It is a premier institute, representing the industry since 1948. The institute is having its registered H.O at Jamnagar, having top class infrastructure. It is a huge building having laboratory facility. The frame work of the building having administrative office, two conference halls, laboratory & separate chamber for top class officials.
The jurisdiction of the entitlement for membership is entire Gujarat. Since the inception of the institute, it has earned a huge & creditable image not just at the industry level but also at policy making level. The institute has always been instrumental to set a positive opinion framing mechanism at the top level.
Rajkot executive (Admin) office : Recently it is found that for better administration & executive work, an admin office at Rajkot is essential as Rajkot being the hub of many industries & even for political & social environment. Rajkot is a centre from every part of the Saurashtra & it is easily approachable. Looking to this recently SOMA has started its functionaries (Admin) at Rajkot.
Present President : The present president Shri Sameer Shah has a very vast experience in the field of leadership for trade & industries. He is known for this unbiased & bold representation. The present term for him is second term as President.
He was the President of reputed Rajkot Chamber of Commerce & Industry. The first ever Vibrant Saurashtra - 2016 was successfully organised under the able leadership of Sameer bhai Shah.