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SECTORAL LIST OF INDUSTRIES

AUTO & ANCILLIARY

Indian Automobile Industry
Indian automobile industry mainly focused on servicing, dealership, financing and maintenance of vehicles. The Indian Automobile industry includes two-wheelers, trucks, cars, buses and three-wheelers which play a crucial role in growth of the Indian economy.
Indian Aviation Industry
Indian Aviation Industry has been one of the fastest-growing aviation industries in the world with private airlines accounting for more than 75 % of the sector of the domestic aviation market.
Indian Tractor Industry
Indian Tractor Industry in 1945 to 1960 because of the War surplus tractors and bulldozers were imported for land reclamation and cultivation in mid 1940's. Tractors are an integral part of mechanization and have a crucial role to play in increasing agricultural productivity.

FINANCIAL & BANKING

Indian Banking Industry
Indian Banking Industry’s growth has been more qualitative than quantitative which is expected to remain the same for the coming years. The projections of “India Vision 2020" prepared by the Planning Commission, also the Draft 10th Plan, the report forecasts that the pace of expansion in the balance-sheets of banks would be decelerating.
Indian Insurance Industry
Indian Insurance Industry has got the deep-rooted history. These evidences are from the writings of Manu (Manusmrithi), Yagnavalkya (Dharmasastra) and Kautilya (Arthasastra).
Indian Mutual Fund Industry
The Indian Mutual funds Industry had a rapid growth as a result of infrastructural development, increase in personal financial assets, and rise in foreign participation.
Indian Real Estate Industry
The Indian Real Estate Industry in the country is one of great importance and  According to the report of the Technical Group on Estimation of Housing Shortage, an estimated  their was a shortage of 26.53 million houses

CONSUMER DURABLES

Indian Furniture Industry
India is a land of wonderful and marvelous artistic work of wood which is being appreciated world wide. The rich Indian  handicraft and beautiful traditional attributes of art and design have established a reputation of Indian Furniture Industry in the nation and worldwide to be appreciated by people.
Indian Jute Industry
The Indian Jute Industry is a very old & predominant in the eastern part of India. The Government of India has included the Jute Industry for special attention in its National Common Minimum Programme.
Indian Leather Industry
Indian Leather Industry has developed to a large extent and is the second largest producer next to China. The industry is equipped mostly with a potential for employment generation, growth and exports, with the annual exports touching 2 billion USD.
Indian Paper Industry
Indian Paper industry has created sustainable livelihood in rural areas and has helped generating employment for the local population especially for women to earn their livelihood.
Indian Plastic Industry
The Indian Plastic industry is facing severe demand crunch in the domestic industry for quite some time. Demand for major polymers was 10 % lower in Q2 this financial year as compared to the same period last year
Indian Rubber Industry
Indian rubber industry has been growing in along with the strength and importance, as a part of India's burgeoning role in the global economy.
Indian Silk Industry
India Silk Industry is second largest producer of silk, contributing to about 18 % to the world production. What is however, more noteworthy is the fact that India's requirement of raw silk is much higher than its current production at present
Indian Television Industry
Indian Television Industry has been in existence for nearly since four decades. Initially for the first 17 years, it spread haltingly and transmission was mainly in black & white

TEXTILES

Indian Textile Industry
Indian Textile Industry occupies has earned a unique place in our country. It is among one of the industries which were earliest to come into existence in India. 
Indian Garment Industry
Garment Industry India’s Garment Industry is well-organized enterprise is among the best in the world. It constitutes of designers, manufacturers, exporters, suppliers, stockiest, and wholesalers. Indian Garment Industry has carved out a niche in the global markets and earned a reputation for its durability, quality and beauty.
Indian Weaving Industry
Indian Weaving Industry has conventionally been one of the most promising sectors of huge employment. In fact, after agriculture, the Weaving Industry is largest provider of work force.

FMCG - FAST MOVING CONSUMER GOODS

Indian Biscuit Industry
Biscuit Industry India Biscuits Industry seems to be the largest among all the food industries and has a turn over of around Rs.3000 crores. Indian subcontinent is known to be the second largest manufacturer of biscuits, the first being USA.
Indian Soap Industry
Soaps are categorized into men's soaps, ladies' soaps and common soaps. There are few specialty soaps like the Glycerine soaps, sandal soaps, specially flavored soaps, medicated soaps and baby soaps.

HEALTH CARE

Indian Biotechnology Industry
Government of India set up the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) under the Ministry of Science and Technology in 1986 with the aim of enhancing the Biotech Industry in India. Since then DBT has produced one of the best scientists of the country since its establishment.
Indian Healthcare Industry
Indian health care industry growth story is moving ahead neck to neck with the pharmaceutical industry & the software industry of the nation.
Indian Pharmaceutical Industry
Indian pharmaceutical market in 1970’s was almost non-existent. Today, India has gained immense importance and carved a niche for itself in the pharmaceutical domain. In fact, it has emerged as a big mart for the pharmaceutical industry.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATIION

Indian IT Industry
Indian Information Technology industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the country. The IT industry has built very valuable brand equity for itself in the global markets.

METAL & MINING

Indian Aluminium Industry
Indian Aluminium Industry was first established in the year 1808 and it took almost 46 years to make its production commercially viable. The research work of the country took several years resulted in extracting the Aluminium from the ore.
Indian Copper Industry
The Indian Copper Industry consisted of a single state-owned company and now the copper industry in India takes up about 3 % of the entire world market for copper.
Indian Diamond Industry
Indian Jewellry is made scrupulously by hand and was traditionally crafted by family jewelers skilled in a particular style. India`s artisans with traditional skills dominated contemporary techniques to provide the world with jewelry that conformed to international standards.
Indian Granite Industry
Granite in the form of slabs and tiles has several attractive features, which, inter alia, includes extra-fine mirror-polish, scratch-free glossy surface and durability. Granite can be compared very well with other floor and wall application materials such as ceramics and marble.
Indian Mining Industry
Indian Mining Industry has been a major mineral producer in Asia and globally. Currently it is the global producer of chromite, coal, iron ore and bauxite while enjoying economic growth during the nineties. Mining is over 6000 years old in India.
Indian Pearl Industry
Pearls have been seen in history and historical legend since Cleopatra's time, when she supposedly dissolved a large pearl in vinegar and drank the potion to demonstrate her infinite wealth.
Indian Zinc Industry
Zinc Industry Indian zinc industry consists primarily of two gaint players in the market, namely Hindustan Zinc and Binani Zinc. Hindustan Zinc is a producer which is integrated having its own mines and has a market share of more than 60%.
Indian Steel Industry
India is on an upswing when speaking about the Steel Industry because of the strong global and domestic demand. The rapid economic growth and progressing demand by sectors like infrastructure, real estate and automobiles, at home and abroad, has put Indian steel industry on the Global Map.

OIL & GAS

Indian Oil Industry
Indian Oil and Gas Industry have been successful in fuelling the rapid growth of the Indian economy. the Indian Independence Indian Oil Industry was a very small one in size and Oil was produced mainly from Assam and the total amount of Oil production

POWER

Indian Power Industry
The Indian Power Industry plays a critical role in the economic progress of the country and has to be emphasized. Before Independence British controlled the Indian power industry firmly.

RETAILING

Indian Chocolate Industry
Indian Chocolate Industry as today it is dominated by two companies, both multinationals. The market leader is Cadbury with a lion's share of 70%. The company's brands like Five Star, Gems, Eclairs, Perk, Dairy Milk are leaders their segments.
Indian Cosmetic Industry
Bearing a long glowing heritage of cosmetic and beauty, aesthetic makeup products is being since olden days and nowadays it appear like an booming economy in India which would be the largest cosmetic consuming country in a next few decades.
Indian Food Processing Industry
Indian  Food Processing  Industry covers fruit and vegetables; meat and poultry; milk and milk products, alcoholic beverages, fisheries, plantation, grain processing, consumer products groups like confectionery, chocolates and cocoa products, Soya-based products, mineral water, high protein foods etc
Indian Jewellery Industry
India has a glorious history which affects each and every aspect of Indian lifestyle. Jewelry has always remained an integral part of the Indian lifestyle. The diverse history of India has great influence on the jewelry styles as well.
Indian Music Industry
Indian Music Industry has a rich musical tradition and one is capable of generating sizeable revenue for the country in every genre the music industry. There are log of loopholes in the industry due to the unabated growth of piracy.
Indian Retail Industry
 
The first step for the retail system in India was put forward in 1832. Then alteast a decade later in 1844, the then Governor-General of India Lord Hardinge allowed private entrepreneurs to set up a rail system in India.
Indian Toy Industry
Indian Toy industry is large and growing which needs more organized approach to face the challenges of factor distribution & marketing. Many of these toys are usually imported through Dubai & Malaysia.

SERVICE SECTOR

Indian Advertising Industry
Advertising is one of the key activities for potential business and is equally important as producing something using raw material, or as capital, manpower, planning, organizing etc. Publicising the products or services that the business offers to the targeted customers is called Advertising.
Indian Electronic Industry
Indian Electronics industry dates back to the early 1960s. Electronics was one industry initially restricted to the development and maintenance of fundamental communication systems including radio-broadcasting, telephonic and telegraphic communication, and augmentation of defense capabilities.
Indian Hotel Industry
Indian Hotel Industry has set up to grow by 15% a year. In the year 2010 as the Delhi capital city of India would hosting the Commonwealth Games there would more than 50 international budget hotel chains are moving into India.
Indian Railway Industry
The first step for the rail system in India was put forward in 1832. Then alteast a decade later in 1844, the then Governor-General of India Lord Hardinge allowed private entrepreneurs to set up a rail system in India.
Indian Shipping Industry
The Indian shipping Industry plays a crucial role in Indian economy. As 90% of the Nations trade by volume is done via sea. India has been the largest merchant shipping fleet among the developing nations
Indian Telecom Industry
Indian Telecom Industry started in 1851 when the first operational land lines were laid by the government near Calcutta (seat of British power).
Indian Tourism Industry
India's tourism industry is experienced a  strong period of growth which is  drived by the burgeoning Indian middle class and high spending foreign tourists who coordinated government campaigns to promote 'Incredible India'.

AGRICULTURE-BASED

Indian Agricultural Industry
Agricultural Industry Indian ‘agro’ or ‘agriculture’ marks the beginning of 'civilized' or 'sedentary' society. Climate change and increase in population in the country during the Holocene Era (10,000 BC onwards) led to the evolution of agriculture.
Indian Tobacco Industry
In India Tobacco is an important commercial crop grown. Tobacco Production occupies the third position in the world with an annual production of about 725 Million Kgs.
Indian Dairy Industry
India is the highest milk producer in the entire globe. India is well known as the ‘Oyster’ of the global dairy industry, with opportunities galore for the entrepreneurs globally.
Indian Cotton Industry
The Indian Cotton Industry provides sustenance to million of farmers as also the workers involved are right from processing to trading of cotton. The Indian textile industry consumes a diverse range of fibres and yarn, but is predominantly cotton based.
Indian Sugar Industry
Sugar is made from sugarcane, was discovered thousands of years ago in New Guinea. And then the route was traced to India and Southeast Asia.
Indian Tea Industry
Indian Tea Industry is about 172 years old. The industry occupies an important place and plays a very useful part in the national economy. In 1823 Robert Bruce discovered tea plants growing wild in upper Brahmaputra Valley.
Indian Poultry Industry Poultry Industry Poultry Industry in India is constantly on the rise due to the use of modern techniques and changing from live bird to fresh chilled and frozen product market.

OTHER INDUSTRIES

Indian Cement Industry
India Cement Industry is the second largest cement producer in the world after China with a total capacity of 151.2 Million Tones (MT). Government of India has been giving immense boost to various infrastructure projects, housing facilities and road networks, the cement industry in India is currently growing at an enviable pace.
Indian Coir Industry
Indian coir industry has been fortunate to get boost in the form of the ever increasing awareness about eco-protection. Coir, being a natural fibre which is environment-friendly in the strictest sense of the term, is the fibre of the future today.
Indian Construction Industry
Construction usually is done or coordinated by general contractors, who specialize in one type of construction such as residential or commercial building. Cost structure of the construction industry is dominated by raw material cost and subcontracting cost.
Indian Cottage Industry
Indian Cottage industry is generally unorganized sector and falls under the category of small scale industry. The industry produces consumable products through the use of conventional methods.
Indian Fashion Industry
Indian Fashion Industry India as at its infancy at the moment and has great potential to make the mark on the world stage. Fashion in India has thousands of years of tradition behind it.
Indian Fertilizer Industry
Fertilizer is defined as any substance which is organic or inorganic, natural or artificial, supplies one or more of the chemical elements required for plant growth. 
Indian Film Industry
Indian Films arrived in less than a year after the Lumieres first exhibited their cinematographie in Paris. In 1913 the first Indian feature film was released was 3700 feet long. It was made by Raja Harishchandra made by Dadasaheb Phalke.
Indian Paint Industry
There is a  phenomenal growth on the housing sector front with  rapid urbanization and  availability of easy to secure housing loans  have become  the prime drivers of growth in the decorative paint segment, which comprises 70%  of the $2 billion Indian Paint industry.
Indian Printing Industry
Indian Printing Industry has undergone many revolutionary changes in the past 15 years. India In the year 1990 initiated a process of reforms which aimed at shedding protectionism and embracing liberalization of the economy.
Indian Solar Industry
 
Indian demand for solar products has been rapidly rising for the recent years, especially in rural areas, and is expected to continue growing substantially during the future.
Indian Turbine Industry
Indian Turbine Industry is growing rapidly as wind energy is the fastest growing source of renewable energy in the country.