INDUSTRY PROFILE

 

The important industries of Manipur are handloom and handicraft industries.Handloom sector is an important source of income especially for the women of the state. It provides maximum employment opportunities after agriculture.

The main handloom products of Manipur are sarees, bed sheets, curtains, towels, tablecloth, fashion garments with intricate designs, scarves, pillow covers, woolen shawls among others. Handicrafts of Manipur have a unique place among the various crafts of the country and have their won aesthetic and artistic value. The cane and bamboo crafts of Manipur are not only famous in India but also world wide. The Bamboo production of Manipur is above ten lakh ton per annum. The number of artisans engaged in cane and bamboo craft is around 1.50 lakh.

Large & Medium Industries:

Serial No. Name & Address Year of Establishments Product Sector
01. Manipur Spinning Mills Corporation,
Loitam Khunou, Manipur, P-27, Imphal Dist. Manipur Central
1973 Acrylic Yarn State Govt.
02. Kandsari Sugar Mill, Thoubal Dist. 1973 Sugar State Govt.
03. Manipur Cycles Corporation, P.O.- Takyel Industrial Estate, Nilo Singh Building, Kanchup Road, Imphal, Manipur 1985 Assembling Manufacturing Cycle State Govt.
04. Manipur Cement Limited, Hundung,
C/O Directorate of Industries, Manipur.
1992 Cement State Govt.
05. Manipur Pulp & Allied, Dist. Imphal, Jiribum, Takyel Pat. Imphal, Manipur. NA Bamboo Chipping Product State Govt.
06. Manipur Vanaspati & Allied Industries Limited, Thangal Bazar, Imphal, Manipur 1988 Edible Ghee State Govt.
07. Manipur State Drugs & Pharmaceutical Limited, Imphal Dimapur Road, Nillkunthi, District. Imphal 1987 Pharmaceutical Product State Govt.
08. MAGFRUIT Limited Pharmaceutical Limited NA Fruit Processing Squash State Govt.
09. Manipur Electronics Development Corporation, Takyeal Industrial Estate, Imphal, Imphal West District. 1987 TV, Radio Assembling State Govt.
10. Meerless Steel Limited, Kanglatombi NA Rods Private Sector
11. Shree Manipur Flour Mills Limited, Mantripukhuri, Imphal, Imphal Central District 1988 Wheat Flour Private Sector
12. K. B. Sons Private Limited, Lamsang, Imphal NA Brick Industries Private Sector

Small Scale Industrial Units

District No. of Units Production Value (Rs. in
Lakhs)
Investment in P&M (Rs. in
Lakhs)
Employment
Imphal West 5146 77.92 16.57 26262
Ukhrul 744 11.42 2.85 4284
Senapati 290 3.74 0.90 1293
Churachandpur 522 5.96 2.00 2712
Tamenglong 477 6.17 1.13 1752
Chandel 326 5.19 1.21 1793
Thoubal 538 11.00 3.23 3662
Bishnupur 648 10.74 2.47 3674
Imphal East 80 3.54 0.91 477

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