LIVE Course for free

Rated by 1 million+ students
Get app now
0 votes
in Geography by (106k points)

Define the term manufacturing. Classify industries on the basis of source of raw materials used.

1 Answer

0 votes
by (315k points)
selected by
Best answer


"Production of goods in large quantities after processing from raw materials to more valuable products is called manufacturing.


(i) Agro-based: Cotton, woollen, jute, silk textile, etc.

(ii) Mineral-based: Iron, steel, cement etc.

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.