INDUSTRY PROFILE

INDUSTRIAL SECTORS:

Petroleum and Natural gas based industries
Industries based on locally available minerals
Processing of plantation crops
Food processing industries
Agri-horticulture products
Herbal products
Biotech products
Pharmaceuticals
Chemical and plastic based industries
Export oriented industries
Electronic and IT based industries including services sector
Textiles and sericulture
Engineering industries
Cane and Bamboo based industries
Other Handicrafts industries

Production of Some Selected Industries in Assam:

Sl. No. Item Unit 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06
1 Tea 000 tonnes 438.9 454.1 443.3 654.7
2 Wheat Flour 000 tonnes 94 174 207 220
3 Coal 000 tonnes 629 738 628 956
4 Jute Textile Tonnes 7285 7291 7903 5910
5 Petroleum Crude 000 tonnes 4746 4571 4724 4429
6 Cement 000 tonnes 313 336 341 251
7 Fertilizer 000 M.T. 186.5 240.6 203 222

Source:
Economic Survey of Assam, 2007-08
(http://db.nedfi.com/content/assam#Industry)