Ever since witnessing the movement of industries from Amritsar in the post-independence era, Ludhiana has become one of the top manufacturing hubs in north India. It is home to more than 95,000 micro, small and medium industrial units (SMEs) and over 250 large-scale units. Known for hosiery and bicycle manufacturing, it is Asia's largest hub for bicycle manufacturing and produces more than 50 per cent of India's bicycle consumption. The city produces 60 per cent of India's tractor parts and a large share of auto and two-wheeler parts.
Many parts used in German cars, Mercedes and BMW are exclusively produced in Ludhiana and are being exported to international markets. The apparel industry of Ludhiana, popularly known as Ludhiana Hosiery industry provides employment to millions of people and produces world’s best brands of winter wear. Most of the top Indian woollen apparel brands are based in Ludhiana. As a result of its dominance in the textile industry it is often dubbed as the “Manchester of India”.
There are 12,000 small and major industrial units that manufacture hosiery products, generating Rs 15,000 cr annual revenue. The industry encompasses vertical and renowned textile giants; top domestic brands; illustrious companies catering to export as well as domestic markets; hundreds of growing domestic brands and thousands of unorganised players, nearly all segments of the textile industry. Leveraging the industrious appetite of the district, several players have ventured into varying segments in Ludhiana.
After studying the city’s industry landscape in-depth, we have come up with the list of Top 10 Manufacturers in Ludhiana who have excelled with their innovative approach. Having proven their dedication to quality and delivery in order to meet the customer expectations in an end-to-end manner, these companies have stood out from the crowd.
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