Thursday, 30 January 2014

IMPORTANT INDUSTRIES OF INDIA

COTTON TEXTILE INDUSTRY:
The oldest and the larges t organized modern industry of India.
MANUFACTURING CENTRES:
Maharashtra (122mills)
• Mumbai (63 mills), largest centre,
• Other centre: Nagpur, Amaravati, Wardha, Jalgaon, Aurangabad, Pune,
Satara, Scholapur, and Kolhapur.
Gujarat (118 mills)
• Ahmedabad (73 mills), Second largest centre after Mumbai
• Other centres: Porbandar, Rajkot, Vadodra, Surat.
Madhya Pradesh:
• Bhopal, Indore, Dewas, Ujjain, Ratlam, Gwalior, Jabalpur, etc
Tamil Nadu
• Coimbatore. (Most important centre). Other centres – Chennai, Perambur,
Salem, Tirchirapalli, Madurai, Tirunelveli, Tuticorin, etc,
West Bengal
• Kolkata (Most important entre).
• Other centre: Howrah, Serampur, Murshidabad,etc.
Uttar Pradesh
• Kanpur (largest centre). Other centres: Varanasi, Mirzapur, Lucknow, Agra,
Modinagar, Saharanput, etc.
Rajasthan
• Jaipur, Pali, Bhilwar, Kota, Udaipur, Ganganagar.