DPIIT shares list of 24 key sectors with ministries for plan to boost manufacturing
The DPIIT has shared a list of 24 key sectors, including food processing, toys, furniture, agro chemicals, and textiles, with respective ministries, asking them to work on an action plan with a view to boost domestic manufacturing and make India a self-reliant country, an official said. The other sectors include organic farming, iron, aluminium and copper, electronics, industrial machinery, furniture, leather and shoes, and auto parts. We have given them a preliminary action plan and the ministries will work on that. Each ministry will bring its own policy on these sectors," the commerce and industry ministry official said. The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) is working actively on promoting domestic manufacturing of toys and furniture.