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Why are maximum Jute textile mills located in the Hugli Basin?

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Location of Jute industries in Hugli basin: 

i. Proximity of jute producing areas. 

ii. Inexpensive water transport. 

iii. Good network of roadways, railways and waterways 

iv. Abundant water for processing raw jute 

v. Cheap labour from West Bengal and adjoining states 

vi. Good banking, insurance and poor facilities in Kolkata.

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