Government of India is implementing/developing 5 Industrial Corridors in the country, viz, Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC), Chennai Bengaluru Industrial Corridor (CBIC), Bengaluru Mumbai Economic Corridor (BMEC), Amritsar Kolkata Industrial Corridor (AKIC) and East Coast Economic Corridor (ECEC). The development of the Chennai-Bangalore Industrial Corridor (CBIC) is progressing with the completion of the master plan for the identified nodes along the CBIC. To revitalize the industries in the State of Kerala, Govt. of Kerala has proposed Kochi-Bangalore Industrial Corridor, in line with the policies of Govt. of India
Manufacturing is a critical contributor to a Nation’s economic development. Manufacturing sector has strong backward and forward linkages, which also boosts the non-manufacturing sectors. The National Manufacturing Policy envisages establishment of dedicated industrial investment zones for manufacturing to cater to the huge domestic market and the international markets. The Industrial Corridor proposes establishment of dedicated Zones for manufacturing & promoting investments, with the intention to make the country as a hub of manufacturing activity to cater to the vast domestic markets and international markets.