The AUICA was formed to broadly serve the following services and objectives:

To anticipate and respond to government policy

To provide better service to members in effective dissemination of information, safety, health and environment issues and monitoring the national and international chemical industry scenario

To extend and maintain international liaison

To promote chemicals exports vigorously. To work towards effective representation of all sectors of the chemical industry

To help ensure availability of trained manpower, and To foster R&D culture, quality standards and technology absorption

To promote and maintain good relations between members of the Association and the Government authorities, other segments of the economy and the public and improve the image of the industry

To encourage work studies, research, investigations & experiments with the aim of improving the manufacture of chemical products, cost reduction & enhanced productivity

To organize trade delegations to foreign countries, disseminate trade & commercial information about various countries amongst its members and generally facilitate trade & exchange of know-how in chemicals & petrochemicals