Haryana State Warehousing Corporation(HSWC)  came into existence on 1/11/1967. It was carved out from erstwhile Punjab Warehousing Corporation. It is a statutory body created under an Act of Parliament with twin objective of providing scientific storage facilities for a wide range of agricultural produce and notified commodities to the farmers, Govt. agencies, Public Enterprises, traders, etc. and to make available credit against goods deposited in the warehouses.  At the time of its inception, HSWC  had only 16 godowns of 7000 MTs total capacity  and has grown manifold with the present number of warehouses rising to 111 and storage capacity (own) to 15.25 lakhs Metric Tons (upto June-18).