INTRODUCTION 


Ludhiana is the biggest industrial hub of Punjab and also the largest city of Punjab in terms of population which makes it favourable for industries , trade and commerce . Ludhiana is connected to major cities of north via well connected transport network which acts as a backbone for the growth of industries and emergence of trade and commerce . An important industrial town, Ludhiana is Textile and light engineering centre of India . Woollen garment machine tools, dyes, cycle parts, mopeds, sewing machines and motor parts produced here are exported all over the world. Ludhiana accounts for 90% of the country's woollen hosiery industry . 

ECONOMY


Ludhiana is the economic capital of Punjab . The World Bank ranked Ludhiana as the city in India with the best business environment in 2009 and 2013 .
The riches are brought mostly by small-scale industrial units , which produce industrial goods, machine parts, auto parts, household appliances, hosiery, apparel, and garments. Ludhiana is Asia's largest hub for bicycle manufacturing and produces more than 50% of India's bicycle consumption of more than 10 million each year. Ludhiana produces 60% of India's tractor parts and a large portion of auto and two-wheeler parts . Many parts used in German cars like BMW and Mercedes are exclusively produced in Ludhiana to satisfy the world requirement . It is one of the largest manufacturer of domestic sewing machines. Hand tools and industrial equipment is another speciality. The apparel industry of Ludhiana is famous all over India for its woollen sweaters and cotton T-shirts; most of the top Indian woollen apparel brands are based in Ludhiana. Ludhiana also has a growing IT sector with multiple software services and product companies having development centers in the city . Ludhiana is also home to the Ludhiana Stock Exchange Association .

INDUSTRIES


The industries are engaged in the production of bicycle and its components , sewing machines and parts of machines, ready-made garments, and hosiery goods . Among all these industries textile industry in Ludhiana is the most important. 

Ludhiana occupies a vital position in the industrial scenario of Punjab and even India. It is even called the industrial capital of Punjab. Ludhiana is one of the principal producers of woolen and acrylic knitwear, apart from it also uses cotton and blended fiber to produce hosiery, knitwear and various ready-made garments . Ludhiana contributes to nearly 21% of all the industries and more than 28% of the output of Punjab . 

The textile industry in Ludhiana makes use of both natural fibers like cotton, silk , jute and wool and artificial fibers such as polyester, viscose , nylon , acrylic and blended fibers . These industries produce T-Shirts , shirts , pullovers , cardigans , track suits , socks , jersey , sweat shirts , gloves , shawls , inner garments , etc. 

The textile industry of Ludhiana mainly fulfills the requirements of the domestic market, although for nearly ten years it has also exported its products . Nearly 99% of textile industries in Ludhiana are small scale . The Ludhiana textile industry has about 10,000 industrial units , comprising of exporters , brand producers and high-scale manufacturers . The industry employs more than five hundred thousand skilled workers . The textile industry of Ludhiana thus provides employment to many people. It is also the backbone of Ludhiana's economy . Ludhiana textile has been dressing up India for a long time now . 


TRANSPORT SERVICES


Ludhiana is well connected by Road and rail as Ludhiana railway station is on main Delhi-Amritsar route and is an important railway junction with lines going to Jalandhar, Ferozepur, Dhuri and Delhi. The city is very well connected with daily or weekly trains to most places in India including the major cities of Jammu, Amritsar, Jalandhar, Patiala, Pathankot, Kanpur, Jaipur, Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata. For administrative reasons the station is under Ferozepur Railway Division.The railway line between Ludhiana and Chandigarh opened in 2013. The government has even passed a dedicated freight track between Ludhiana and Kolkata . Various locals and websites ( like GoodsOnMove ) which provide you a simple and easy booking service and saves your time , money and hassle!!
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