First Established Industries in India – List PDF

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Which were the first established industries in India? Here, in this article we are going to mention some major industries those established first in India.

First Established Industry in India – PDF + Static GK: In 1818, the first cotton mill in India was established in Fort Gloster, near Kolkata, but it was a commercial failure. In 1854, KGN Daber founded the Bombay Spinning and Weaving Company, India’s second cotton mill. This mill is credited with laying the foundations for India’s current cotton industry.

First Established Industries in India List:

IndustryEstablished AreaYear
Jute IndustryRishra at Hooghly started, the first use of power looms from 1859.1855
Cotton Textile IndustryFortglaster near Kolkata (Gushuri), First modernized industry1818
cotton Textile IndustryMumbai Mill1854
Iron Steel IndustryPortonovo (Tamil Nadu)
Barakar Iron Works
1830 1874
Paper IndustryChennai1816
Paper IndustrySerampore (Hooghly)1832
Paper IndustryBallygunge, (Kolkata)1870
SugarcaneNorth Bihar1876
Woolen TextileLal Imli (Uttar Pradesh)1940
Automobile Premier Automobile Limited (Kurla)1930
AutomobileHindustan Motors Limited (Hindmotor)1948
FertilizerRanipet (Tamil Nadu)1906
NewsprintNepanagar (Madhya Pradesh)1955
Lead and ZincDhanbad1942
CopperIndian Copper Corporation1924
AeronauticsBengaluru (Hindustan Aircraft L.td1940
Heavy EngineeringHindustan Machine tools Bangaluru1953
GlassTalagang Maharashtra1908
Aluminium IndustryJaykaynagar (West Bengal)1837
Shipping IndustryThe Hindustan Shipyard in Vishakhapatnam1941

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