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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 6 month(s) ago

Explain the classification of Industries?



Industries can be classified into several groups :
On the Basis of Strength of Labour:
Large Scale Industry:

Industries which employ a large number of labourers in each u

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Nov 25

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What are agglomeration economies?

Many industries coming to together to make use of the benefits provided by the urban centerss is known as agglomeration economics 

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

"'Agriculture' and 'industry' are complementary to each other." Explain

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Industrial sector provides the basic inputs to the agricultural sector such as tractor, harvesting machines, fertilisers are a few basic inputs that are used by the agricultural sector.

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Asked by Ayesha

Mar 2

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

“Agriculture and industry move hand in hand.” Explain it with three examples.

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Industrial sector provides the basic inputs to the agricultural sector such as tractor, harvesting machines, fertilisers are a few basic inputs that are used by the agricultural sector....

Asked by Naveta

Mar 6

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

How is textile industry self reliant

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Textile industry is considered to be self reliant because products produced at each stage are used as raw materials for next stage of production.
Value chain refers to a number of a...

Asked by Anuj

Mar 8

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What is the contribution of industry to national economy?

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The process of production of goods in large number by using machines is called manufacturing.
Manufacturing industries help in modernizing agriculture.
Manufacturing industries a

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Asked by Jamila

Mar 6

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Consumption of steel

The per capita consumption of steel is low in India due to following reasons:

  1. Poor infrastructure
  2. Nearly ¾ of Indian population live in villages which require very small quantities of ste
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Asked by Navya

May 13

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Rajat answered 2 year(s) , 4 month(s) ago

concentration of jute industries in hugli basin

The jute textile industry has the distinction of topping the list in our foreign exchange earnings. Though there are certain jute factories in Bihar, Tamil Nadu and U.P. but this industry is mainly concentra

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

How urbanisation and industrialisation go hand in hand?

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Cities provide markets and also provide services such as banking, insurance, transport, labour, consultants and financial advice, etc. to the industry.
Many industries tend to come tog

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Which industry uses limestone as a raw material?

`iron and steel industry

Asked by Ishita

Mar 9

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Why is manufacturing industry considered as a backbone of indian economy

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Manufacturing industries also reduce the heavy dependence of people on agricultural income by providing them jobs in secondary and tertiary sectors.
It brings down region...

Asked by Shreya

Mar 17

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Pls explain why is it important to improve weaving sector instead of exporting yarn in large quantities?

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Weaving sector improvement would remain:

  • More exports of finished clothes.
  • More income .
  • Value added to yarn sector.
  • More earning of foreign
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Asked by Navya

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

In which state is nalco and balco company located?

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NALCO: These mines are open cast mines. The refinery complex for producing bauxite is located in Damanjodi. The smelter unit of NALCO is located in Nalconagar, Angul. The company...

Asked by Rujuta

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Mention any two problems faced by cotton textile industry.

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The Cotton Textile Industry has a large concentration in and around Maharashtra and Gujarat becasuse:Mumbai and Ahemdabad enjoy humid climate which is essential for cotton textile industry be

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Asked by Sabu

Mar 14

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Expand TISCO

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The full form of T.I.S.C.O is Tata Iron and Steel Company Ltd. It is now renamed as TaTa Steel.It is the second largest and the only private sector st...

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What is the economic barometer of a country?

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Advancement of international trade of a country is an index to its economic prosperity.
It is, therefore, considered the economic barometer for a country.

Asked by Rujuta

Mar 8

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Why does textile industry occupy a unique position?

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Cotton textile industry occupies unique position in the Indian Economy because:
There is a large market for cotton textiles within and outside country.
Large amoun...

Asked by Naveta

Mar 6

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Name the industry that manufactures Telephones and Computers.

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Electronic Industries 

Asked by Ishita

Mar 9

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

How does NTPC set an example of a pollution free industry?

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Optimum utilisation of equipments adopting latest techniques and upgrading existing equipments.
Minimising waste generation by maximising ash utilisation.
Providing green b...

Asked by Ayesha

Mar 2

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Ayush answered 4 year(s) , 2 month(s) ago

Name any three human factors that affect the location of industry

labour capital market

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Jan 28

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