Industrial Regions in Chhattisgarh

Major industrial regions in the State are:

Raipur Region
  • Rich reserves of minerals, limestone and coal make Raipur district one of the key industrial centres in the State
  • Naya Raipur city is the administrative State capital and the Government proposes to develop the city into a new world class capital city
  • Raipur has 158 large and mid scale industries with prominent players such as Monnet Ispat, Jindal, Century Cement, Lafarge, Ambuja Cement, Ultratech Cement
Bilaspur Region
  • The presence of South Eastern Coalfields Ltd in the region has ensured thriving operations for the ancillary industrial units in the area
  • The Sirgitti Industrial Growth Centre spread over 338 Ha is located in this region
  • Bilaspur is also the zonal headquarter of SEC Railway Zone, which is one of the most profitable railway zones in India, contributing about 17% in revenues of the Indian Railways
Korba Region
  • Known as the Power Capital of India, the region has rich reserves of coal and bauxite
  • Connected with Bilaspur and 200 kms from the Raipur airport
  • Major industries present in the region operate in the areas of mining (coal and bauxite), electricity generation and aluminium production
Durg-Bhilai Region
  • Rich in mineral deposits especially iron ore, limestone and quartzite
  • Well connected by road and 50 km away from the Raipur airport
  • Major players located in the region include Bhilai Steel Plant Steel Authority of India (SAIL) and ACC
  • The Borai Industrial Growth Centre spread over 397 Ha is a major industrial region