Manufacturing Industries


Manufacturing Industries

Production of goods,in a large scale after processing it from raw materials to valuable resource is called manufacturing

Important of manufacturing industries

It expand trade and commerce and earns foreign exchange.

It increases employment opportunities .

It give 27 % to the GPD.

It stops regional disparities .

Classification of industries

On the bases of raw materials

Agro based

They use products from animals and plants as raw material .ex; sugar ,tea ,leather etc

Mineral based

they are primary industries which use minerals as there raw material.ex: iron and steel ,cement,etc.


they use products for the sea and ocean as raw materials.seafood and fishoil are examples of marine based.

forest based

they use products from the forest. ex:pulp,paper etc