Minerals and Industrial Development in India (1980-2012)

  • B Parameswari Research scholar, Department of Economics, Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India
Keywords: Economic development, Mineral production, Industrial production, Minerals, Industrial development, Coal


The mining industry acts as a catalyst for the growth of other core industries. This paper shows how India’s mineral production helps our Industrial development and by inference the overall economic development. To elucidate the importance of mineral production on industrial development, regression analysis was made. From the analysis, the researcher got the result of all mineral production explains about 99% variation in Industrial production.

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Parameswari, B. (2020). Minerals and Industrial Development in India (1980-2012). Shanlax International Journal of Arts, Science and Humanities, 7(3), 92-96. https://doi.org/10.34293/sijash.v7i3.1441