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  • 1. Bhavnagar
  • 2. 2 2 Investment Opportunities 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Tourism Social Infrastructure Support Infrastructure Industrial Locations / Infrastructure Economy and Industry Profile Bhavnagar : A Snapshot INDEX Annexure8
  • 3. 3 3 Bhavnagar: A Snapshot 1
  • 4. 4 4 Introduction: Bhavnagar Talukas District Headquarter § Bhavnagar is located near the Gulf of Cambay in the Arabian Sea, a part of Saurashtra peninsula, in central part of Gujarat § Proximity of Bhavnagar with commercial districts of Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Surendranagar, and Amreli has made the district an important industrial location § The district has 11 talukas, of which the major ones are Bhavnagar (District Headquarter), Shihor, Talaja, Mahuva, Botad, Palitana, Ghogha and Vallabhipur § Focus industry sectors: Diamond cutting & polishing, cement & gypsum, inorganic salt-based and marine chemicals, ship- building, ship-repairs, oxygen, foundry, re-rolling, ceramics, fabrication and food processing industries § World’s largest ship breaking yard is at Alang in the district § Major tourist attractions in the district are Velavadar National park-Blackbuck sanctuary, Takhteshwar Temple, Gaurishanker Lake, Jain Temples of Palitana and Talaja Map1: District Map of Bhavnagar with Talukas Gariadhar Palitana Ghogha Talaja Mahuva Bhavnagar Umrala Vallabhipur Gadhda Botad Sihor
  • 5. 5 5 Fact File Gujarati, Hindi and EnglishLanguages Zone IIISeismic Zone 66.20%Literacy Rate 937 Females per 1000 MalesSex Ratio 205 Persons per sq. km.Population Density 24,69,630 (As per 2001 Census)Population 11Talukas BhavnagarDistrict Headquarter 8,628 sq. km.Area Shetrunji, Ranghola and KaludharRivers 605 mmAverage Rainfall 21.47o North (Latitude) 71.15o East (Longitude) Geographical Location Source: Bhavnagar District Profile 2006-07
  • 6. 6 6 Economy and Industry Profile 2
  • 7. 7 7 Economy and Industry Profile § Industrial development in Bhavnagar district could be attributed to the presence of a large number of diamond cutting and polishing units, salt and marine chemicals, plastics, ship building, and breaking industries § Bhavnagar stands second in diamond cutting & polishing industry after Surat in India, with 6,000 units operating from the district and employing more than 3 lakh people § Bhavnagar is the largest producer of salt, with 34,500 tons of salt being produced annually in the district § Bhavnagar manufactures FRP (Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic) boats and steel vessels at ship building facility of Alcock Ashdown (Gujarat ) Ltd § At Alang, Bhavnagar houses the largest ship breaking yard in the world § Bhavnagar has about 150 units manufacturing plastic monofilaments, and more than 400 units manufacturing plastic cloth, twine, ropes, films, and multifilament yarn § Some sections of the society depends upon agriculture for their livelihood Source: District Industries Centre, Bhavnagar
  • 8. 8 Agriculture § Major crops produced in the district are citrus, onion, guava, banana and chiku § In 2006-07, Bhavnagar had the highest production of onion and guava in the State, accounting for 4,99,112 and 52,061 Metric Tonnes (MT) respectively § The district was the third highest producer of chiku (sapota) with a production of 31,886 MT (2006-07) § Total production of cotton for the year 2006-07, in Bhavnagar was 12,73,500 Bales, the second highest in the State after Rajkot Source: Department of Agriculture, 2006-07 24167 27454 6892 260785 629495 5417 0 10000 20000 30000 Fruits Vegetables Spices TotalArea(inHec) 0 200000 400000 600000 800000 TotalProduction(inM.T.) Area (in Hec) Production (in M.T.) 19383 784 2584 4811 499112 46907 24303 52061 0 6000 12000 18000 24000 Citrus Banana Onion Guava TotalArea(inHec) 0 200000 400000 600000 TotalProduction(inM.T.) Area (in Hec) Production (in M.T.) Fig 2:Total Area and Production of Food Crops (2006-07)Fig 3:Total Area and Production of Major Food Crops (2006-07) 862 1779 2112 2553 0 700 1400 2100 2800 Cereals Oilseed TotalArea(inHec) 0 2500 5000 TotalProduction(in00M.T.) Area (in Hec) Production (in 00 M.T.) Fig 1:Total Area and Production of Food and Non Food Crops (2006-07)
  • 9. 9 9 § There are 112 medium and large scale industries located in Bhavnagar district § Some of the major medium and large scale players present in the district are mentioned in Table 1. Industrial OxygenShampara Vimal Dyes and Gas India (P) Ltd. Investment CastingsBhavnagar Investment & Precision Castings Ltd Polypropylene RopesMahuvaRuparel Plastics (P) Ltd. Vegetable Oils and Vanaspati BhavnagarWipro Limited ChemicalsSihorSkylink Chemicals Pvt. Ltd. Ship Building FacilityBhavnagarAlcock Ashdown Ltd ChemicalsGhoghaIota Chemiculture Ltd. Stainless Steel IngotsMahuvaVolvo Steels Ltd. ShipbreakingTalaja Anik Ship Breaking Industries Ltd. Onion Dehydration UnitsMahuva Chhatariya Foods Private Ltd. Clay Mineral Products including Bentonite Chitra, BhavnagarAshapura Minechem Ltd. ChemicalsKalatalav, BhavnagarNirma Ltd. ProductionTalukaName of Company Major Industries * Indicative List Source: Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat, 2007 Table 1: Major Industries Present in Bhavnagar* Alcock Ashdown Ltd Map 2: Major Industry Players in Bhavnagar*
  • 10. 10 Small Scale Industries (SSI) § The district has 10,080 SSI units with employment of 49,587 involving a total investment of INR 28,955 lakhs (USD 70.62 million) § Around 4,460 SSI units are present in Bhavnagar taluka, witnessing investments to the tune of INR 9,956 lakhs (USD 24.28 million) § Maximum number of industries are engaged in repairing & servicing, textiles, chemicals, glass & ceramics, and wood products Source: Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat, 2007 1996 9956 4942 3616 1359 1184 19551 6441 3979 2888 2112 5674 0 3000 6000 9000 12000 Bhavnagar Shihor Mahuva Batod Palitana Gadhda TotalInvestments(inLakhs) 0 6000 12000 18000 24000 TotalEmployment Investments (in Lakhs) Employment Fig 4 : Talukawise major Investments and Employment in SSIs
  • 11. 11 11 Bhavnagar Gariadhar Palitana Ghogha Talaja Mahuva Umrala Vallabhipur Gadhda Botad Sihor 270 SSI units 356 SSI units 4460 SSI units 133 SSI units 323 SSI units 270 SSI units 643 SSI units 1532 SSI units 221 SSI units 557 SSI units 1266 SSI units Map 3 : SSI Clusters in Bhavnagar Small Scale Industries (SSI) Source: Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat, 2007
  • 12. 12 12 Industry Investment Trends Source: Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat, 2007 § As per the Industrial Entrepreneur Memoranda (IEMs) filed, the total investment during 1988-97 was INR 2,693 Crore (USD 657 million), and during 1998-2007 investments worth INR 4,775 Crore (USD 1,164.6 million) § Around 87% of the investments during 1998-07 has been contributed by infrastructure projects, cement and gypsum, and chemicals sector, while 89% of the investments during 1988-97 was contributed by industries such as chemicals, cement and gypsum § Miscellaneous machinery and engineering sector showed increase in number of units while chemicals, plastic and food processing industries showed remarkable growth in investments during 1998-2007 Fig. 5: Investments in 1988 -97 Vs 1998-07 Comparative Data in Last Two Decades 4775 2693 0 1000 2000 3000 4000 5000 6000 1988 - 1997 1998 - 2007 Years Investments(INRCrore)
  • 13. 13 13 Investment Trends: 1988-97 § During 1988-97, the chemical sector attracted maximum investments to the tune of INR 1,209 Crores (USD 295 million) contributing 45% to the total investments. The sector proved to be the second highest employment generator with 7,154 jobs § Cement and gypsum sector attracted next highest investments of INR 1,180 Crore (USD 288 million) contributing 44% to total investments in the decade § Highest employment was generated by metallurgical industries creating 8,585 employment opportunities and contributing 38% to the total employment Fig. 6: Major Investments & Employment During 1988-97 Source: Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat,2007 1209 1180 187 40 22 7154 3536 8585 577 1027 0 1000 2000 3000 4000 5000 6000 7000 8000 9000 10000 Chemicals Cementand Gypsum Metallurgical industries DyeStuffs Food Processing Industries Sectors InvestmentandEmployment Investment Employment Highest Investment Highest Employment (INR crore)
  • 14. 14 14 § Infrastructure sector attracted the highest investment of INR 2,200 Crore (USD 536.5 million) contributing 46% to total investments generated during 1998-07 § The next highest investment was generated by cement and gypsum sector of INR 1,637 Crore (USD 399.26 million) growing by 39% and contributing 34% to the total investments § Highest employment was generated by the chemical sector creating 3,997 jobs contributing 36% to the total jobs created § Food processing industries grew by over 250 times during 1998-07 with an investment of INR 79 Crore (USD 19 million) Investment Trends: 1998-07 Fig. 7: Major Investments & Employment During 1998-07 Source: Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat, 2007 Highest Investment Highest Employment 2200 1637 306 186 96 79 250 2223 3997 400 938 94 0 50 0 10 0 0 150 0 2 0 0 0 2 50 0 3 0 0 0 3 50 0 4 0 0 0 4 50 0 Infrastructure C em entand G ypsum C hem icals D rugs and Pharm aceuticals M iscellaneous Industries Food Processing Industries SectorsInvestmentandEmployment Investment Employment (INR crore)
  • 15. 15 Investments in Pipeline Source: Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat, 2007 § A total of 11 MoUs were signed during Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summits (VGGIS) 2003, 2005 and 2007, in several sectors, such as, ports, power, agro & food Processing, tourism and mineral-based industries § The power sector witnessed investments of over INR 4000 crore (USD 975.60 million) during VGGIS 2003 and 2005 by Nirma Chemicals Limited and Gujarat Petro Chemical Limited respectively § Port sector witnessed maximum number of MoUs during 2003 and 2005 in the district § Gujarat State Petronet Corporation (GSPC), has signed an MoU during Vibrant Gujarat 2007, for the privatisation of Bhavnagar port 1 2 5 2 1 Mineral Based Industries Power Port Tourism Agro & Food processing Fig 8: Sectorwise MoUs Signed during VGGIS during 2003,2005 & 2007
  • 16. 16 16 Economy Drivers § Major investments were witnessed in infrastructure projects during 1998-07 which would further enhance the image of the district as a commercial region § Recent surge in the growth of food processing industries in the district has increased employment opportunities for the masses § Presence of Bhavnagar port has helped in catalyzing the growth of industries, making it an important terminal for export and import of goods § Proximity with other major industrial hubs of the State, such as Ahmedabad, and Rajkot has helped the district in attracting investments § Small scale industry sectors such as repairing & servicing, textiles, chemicals, glass & ceramics and wood products are the supporting pillars of the economy providing numerous employment opportunities Source: District Industries Centre, Bhavnagar
  • 17. 17 17 Industrial Locations / Infrastructure 3
  • 18. 18 18 Industrial Estates 174.71Chitra 18.73Sihor 2 Area in HectareIndustrial Estates 73.58Vartej 18Mahuva 33.95Palitana 12Sihor 1 9Viithalwadi 6Botad 0.93Dhasa 0.75Vallabhipur Map 4: Industrial Estates in Bhavnagar Source: Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation, Government of Gujarat, 2007 Table 2: Industrial Estates in Bhavnagar Legend
  • 19. 19 19 Support Infrastructure 4
  • 20. 20 20 § Almost all the talukas of Bhavnagar are well connected to cities such as Amreli, Ahmedabad and Mumbai by rail Road Rail Road and Rail Connectivity § National Highway 8E passes through the district connecting it to Junagadh (205 km) and Amreli (113 km) § Bhavnagar is also connected to Ahmedabad (170 km), Vadodara (280 km), Jamnagar (266 km), Surat (447 km), Rajkot (178 km), Ankleshwar (364 km), Vapi (514 km), Gandhinagar (228 km) and Mehsana (274 km) § Connectivity with major industrial centers of India: Delhi (986 km), Mumbai (622 km), Kolkata (1981 km), Hyderabad (1138 km), and Chennai (1,686 km) Map 5: Bhavnagar Road and Rail Network Source: Bhavnagar District Profile 2006-07
  • 21. 21 21 Airports and Ports § Bhavnagar port is well connected with a broad gauge railway line § The port handles oil cakes, salts, scrap, onions, clay and rape seeds § The port is 10 km away from Bhavnagar city which is well connected to Ahmedabad and Mumbai § There is a minor port at Ghogha and ship breaking yard at Alang § Government of Gujarat plans to develop Mithivirdi and Mahuva ports for handling steel products, iron ore, coal, iron plates and automobiles § The nearest natural port of Pipavav is 113 km Source: Bhavnagar District Profile,2006-07, Gujarat Maritime Board, Government of Gujarat Air Port § Bhavnagar is one of the first cities to have an airport in Gujarat § Air services are available between Bhavnagar and Mumbai § Nearest international airport is in Ahmedabad (200 km) Mumbai
  • 22. 22 22 Power Supply Network § Bhavnagar has a well developed network of Sub stations in the district to cater to the industrial and domestic power requirements § There are five 220 KV sub stations at different locations in the district at Dhasa, Vartej, Sagapara, Otha and Savarkundla, and a 132 KV sub station is at Vallabhipur § Twenty one, 66 KV sub stations are spread across the district § One power station is under implementation at Ghogha taluka. Source: Gujarat State Electricity Board, Government of Gujarat, 2007 Power Map 6 : Bhavnagar Power Supply
  • 23. 23 § Gujarat State Petronet Limited (GSPL) has proposed a gas pipeline in Bhavnagar with a length of 141 km originating from Jafrabad connecting Pipavav with Bhavnagar Gas Source: Gujarat State Petronet Limited Map 7: Bhavnagar Gas Grid Network Gas Supply B H A V N A G A R Route Identification Complete Commissioned Under Construction
  • 24. 24 § Bhavnagar port is well connected with a broad gauge railway line § The port handles oil cakes, salts, scrap, onions, clay and rape seeds § The port is 10 km away from Bhavnagar city which is well connected to Ahmedabad and Mumbai by road and rail. § There is a minor port at Ghogha and ship breaking yard at Alang § Government of Gujarat plans to develop Mithivirdi and Mahuva ports for handling steel products, iron ore, coal, iron plates and automobiles § The nearest natural port of Pipavav is 113 km Source: Bhavnagar District Profile,2006-07, Gujarat Maritime Board, Government of Gujarat Bhavnagar Port
  • 25. 25 Bhavnagar Port § Bhavnagar port is an all – weather direct berthing port for smaller vessels § It is located in the Gulf of Cambay on the west coast of India and has a draft upto 4 metres § The concrete jetty is 270 metres in length and 12.8 metres in width and also having North quay of 120 m § The port is illuminated by five high – mast towers and 75 KVA DG set for emergency power supply § The port exports – oil cakes, salts, scrap, onions, clay and rape seeds § Minor ports in the district are at Mahuva, Ghogha, and Talaja § Alcock Ashdown Ltd, a major company for ship building, ship conversion and overhauling projects, has a manufacturing shipyard in Bhavnagar § Alcock Ashdown has one of the biggest centrally air conditioned FRP boat building shops in Bhavnagar § Alang (50 km from Bhavnagar city) is the largest ship breaking yard in the world Source: The Ports of Gujarat, Gujarat Maritime Board ,2005-06 Gujarat Bhavnagar Performance 2005-06 (lakh tonnes) 1.321.01 ExportImport
  • 26. 26 26 Proposed Infrastructure Projects Road Network § The Government has proposed privatisation of bus services in Bhavnagar, to enhance the standards of transport facilities. Further, a “Transport Nagar” proposed by the Bhavnagar Municipal Corporation will provide the much needed connectivity in the district § Gujarat State Road Development Corporation (GSRDC) has proposed development of Bhavnagar-Vallabhipur-Dhandhuka Road and Bhavnagar- Dholera-Wataman Road Source: Indian Real Estate: Growth and New Destinations ,FICCI and Ernst & Young, 2007 Port § Mithivirdi, situated 40 km south of Bhavnagar and 10 km north of existing ship breaking yard at Alang is the proposed site for cargo handling which includes steel products, iron ore, coal, iron plates, and automobiles
  • 27. 27 27 Proposed Infrastructure Projects Source: Indian Real Estate: Growth and New Destinations ,FICCI and Ernst & Young, 2007 Power § Lignite based power station is proposed at Ghogha taluka having a capacity of 315 MW by Nirma Ltd. with investments of about INR 2,000 crore (USD 487.8 million) Kalpasar Project § Kalpasar Project envisages to build a dam (64 km) across the Gulf of Khambhat in Gujarat in the Arabian Sea to create a sweet water lake across Ghogha in Bhavnagar district and Hansot in Bharuch district. It is a multi- dimensional project with power generation, water conservation, and bridging Saurashtra (west Gujarat with south Gujarat). The distance between Saurashtra and south Gujarat will be reduced by 225 km after the successful completion of the project
  • 28. 28 28 Social Infrastructure 5
  • 29. 29 29 Education 2MCA Colleges TotalEducational Institutes 2Pharmacy College 1Polytechnics 15Others * 2Engineering Colleges 8ITIs 214 Secondary & Higher Secondary Schools 961Primary Schools § Bhavnagar has a university of its own offering courses in professional disciplines such as management, computer applications, etc apart from the conventional courses. § Bhavnagar hosts a number of Engineering, Medical, Nursing, ayurvedic, and physiotherapy Colleges and Industrial Training Institutes § Engineering colleges offering courses in chemical, civil, electrical, electronic and communication, information technology, production and mechanical engineering are present in the district § The Government Medical College and Swami Vivekanand Homeopathic Medical College affiliated with Bhavnagar University in Bhavnagar city offer MBBS and BHMS degrees respectively Source: Bhavnagar District Profile 2006-07, Industries Commissionerate * Arts, Commerce, Science,B.Ed & Law Colleges Table 3 : Educational Institutions in Bhavnagar
  • 30. 30 30 Health § Bhavnagar has several hospitals for providing a comprehensive range of medical services backed by modern technology and trained clinicians. § There are 13 community and 47 primary health centers present in the district. § Sir Takhtsinhji Hospital in Bhavnagar specializes in psychiatry, ophthalmology, cardiology, gynecology, etc § Sihor taluka has a Tuberculosis and Research Centre at Amargadh which provides excellent treatment facilities § Indian Red Cross associated hospitals are also present in the district Source: Bhavnagar District Profile, Health and Family Welfare Department, 2007 Sir Takhtsinhji Hospital
  • 31. 31 31 Tourism 6
  • 32. 32 32 Tourism § Some of the renowned tourist destinations in Bhavnagar city are Gandhi Smriti, Takhteshwar Temple, Gaurishanker Lake, Sardar Vallabhai Patel (Pill Garden), and old Darbargarh § The Velavadar National Park, which is situated 40 km from Bhavnagar city, is a sanctuary for blackbuck, wolf, pelicans, flamingoes, white storks, sarus cranes etc § Talaja is a picturesque and serene town in the district. Located on the Shetrunji river, it is known for the presence of 30 Buddhist caves § Shihor Darbargadh, royal residence of the Gohil Rajputs between 1570 and 1723 is known for paintings which potray the attire of the period, the weapons used, and the expressions on the warriors’ faces § Bhavnagar city provides royal accomodation facilities for tourists. The district has many hotels such as Nilambagh Palace Hotel, Hotel Bluehill, Hotel Sunshine, and Hotel Apollo Blackbuck in Velavadar National Park Hotel Bluehill Source: India Guide Gujarat, 2007
  • 33. 33 33 Investment Opportunities 7
  • 34. 34 34 Investment Opportunities Agriculture & Food Processing § Cotton spinning mill and surgical cotton manufacturing unit § Fruit pulp and juice canning industries § Poultry and cattle feed § Cold storage and dehyderation plant Minerals § Cement plant § Mosaic chips § Stone crushing Engineering § Tractor & agricultural equipments § Auto parts / machinery parts & foundry § Electrical equipments § Steel re–rolling mills * Detailed Sector/ Project Profiles for investment opportunities available at www.indextb.com
  • 35. 35 35 Investment Opportunities Ports § RO-RO terminals § Special purpose jetty with import facility for oil, waste & sludge, export facility for ship scrap , etc § Ship building and ship repairing Plastic § Plastic wares, toys § Multi packing bags § Plastic automotive parts § Fishing nets * Detailed Sector/ Project Profiles for investment opportunities available at www.indextb.com
  • 36. 36 Annexure I Map 2 : Major Industry Players in Bhavnagar Map 7: Bhavnagar Gas Network Map 6: Bhavnagar Power Network Map 5: Bhavanagar Road and Rail Network Map 4 : Industrial Estates in Bhavnagar Map 3 : SSI Clusters in Bhavnagar Map 1: District Map of Bhavnagar with Talukas Maps Figure 5 : Investments in 1988-97 vs 1997-07 – Comparative Data in Last Two Decades Figure 8 : Sectorwise MoUs Signed (VGGIS 03, 05, 07) Figure 7 : Major Investments and Employment during 1998-07 Figure 6 : Major Investments and Employment during 1988-97 Figure 4 : Talukawise Major Investments and employment in SSIs Figure 3 : Total Area and Production of Major Food Crops in 2006-07 Figure 2 : Total Area and Production of Food Crops 2006-07 Figure 1 : Total Area and Production of Food and Non Food Crops 2005-06 Figures Table 3 : Education Institutes in Bhavnagar Table 2 : Industrial Estates in Bhavnagar Table 1 : Major Industries Present in Bhavnagar Tables
  • 37. 37 Annexure II : Abbreviations SMEs : Small and Medium Enterprises IEM : Industrial Entrepreneur Memorandum MoU : Memorandum of Understanding SSI : Small Scale Industries VGGIS : Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit GoG : Government of Gujarat GSPL: Gujarat State Petronet Limited GPCL: Gujarat Power Corporation Limited GSRDC: Gujarat State Road Development Corporation GMB: Gujarat Maritime Board ITI: Industrial Training Institutes MBBS: Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery MV: Mega Volt MT: Metric Tonnes