STATE OF THE ECONOMY 2019

  • State of the Economy 2019

    Frayed and Tattered

    Rising compliance cost and stringent environment norms push Kanpur’s leather industry to the edge

    Prathamesh Mulye - January 24, 2019
  • State of the Economy 2019

    The Age of Surplus

    High remunerative prices and record production have left UP’s sugar-belt stranded in an unprecedented crisis

    Prathamesh Mulye - January 24, 2019
  • State of the Economy 2019

    Uphill Climb

    The pharma industry has to deal with poor road connectivity and an unskilled labour force in Sikkim, but it seems to have made peace with the mountains

    Himanshu Kakkar - January 25, 2019
  • State of the Economy 2019

    In a bit of a tangle

    Even as demonetisation and GST have put the brakes on Tirupur’s growth, exporters are now looking inwards to improve their global competitiveness

    Kripa Mahalingam - January 30, 2019
  • State of the Economy 2019

    Engineered for gains

    Coimbatore, the MSME hub of South India, is banking on improving internal efficiencies for a better FY20

    Kripa Mahalingam - January 30, 2019
  • State of the Economy 2019

    Braving Adversity

    Auto ancillaries and manufacturers in Chakan remain cautiously optimistic of demand uptick despite local challenges and sluggish sales

    Shruti Venkatesh - January 31, 2019
  • State of the Economy 2019

    Growth Inhibitor

    In Ankleshwar, feisty MSMEs that survived the Chinese onslaught say that the fight against red tapism is harder

    Krishna Gopalan - January 25, 2019