Industrial Growth

October 25, 2015

Progress of Indian Industries during Five Year Plans

The analysis of progress of Indian Industries during the five year plans should be done in the light of achievements and failures during planning era. The achievements and failures are shown in the below graphics: Industrialization helped in development of…

October 25, 2015

Industrial Growth Trends in India Since 1951

The structure of industries is dynamic and keep changing from time to time. The change in Industrial structure or Industrial development or growth during the planning era can be divided into four phases discussed as follows First Phase of High…

October 24, 2015

Industrial Slow Downs in India

During 8th Five Year Plan, the performance was best in 1995-96, when industrial production increased by 12.8%. But during the year 1996-97 industrial growth slowed down considerably to 5.6%. The slow down of industrial production was mainly due to the…

October 24, 2015

Changes in Industrial Structure of India During Five year plans

Important changes that have occurred in the industrial structure during the planning era are discussed as follows- Increase In overall production Over the last 60 years, Industrial overall production went up by five times, making India the 10th most Industrial…

October 24, 2015

Industrial Growth in Third Five Year Plan

Both second and third plan emphasized on the development of heavy industries in the country but the third plan was the beginning of perspective planning in India. [Perspective planning refers to long-term planning in which long range targets are set…

October 24, 2015

Industrial Growth in First Five Year Plan

At the time of India's freedom, the Indian Economy exhibited the features of underdeveloped economy. Most of the industries produced consumer goods such as cotton textile, sugar, soap, leather goods etc. The intermediate products industry was small, and capital goods…

October 24, 2015

Industrial Growth in India During Five Year Plans

First Five Year Pan On the eye of the First Five Year Plan, the Industrial Development in India was confined largely to the consumer goods sector, the important Industries being Cotton Textile, Sugar, Salt, Soap, 'Leather goods and Paper. Thus…

October 24, 2015

Industrial Growth in India From 1950 to 1991

Form or Structure of Industries, which is existing in a country, is known as Industrial Structure. Nature of Industrial Structure is not static. It is changeable from time to time. Present Structure of Indian Industries is different than earlier. The…