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Thrust areas for Investment Opportunities, Industry Startup and Entrepreneurship. Most Lucrative and Successful Businesses to Start


Date Syrup, Date Paste, Date Jam & Date Drink

Date Syrup

Date syrup is rich in the monosacchirides glucose and fructose, and so most of its sugar content is absorbed into the bloodstream in the mouth, meaning that it raises the blood glucose levels more efficiently and immediately than other syrups. It is therefore highly suitable for people suffering from hypoglycaemia, or for those with sucrose intolerance or those with pancreatic problems who have difficulty absorbing disacchirides. Date Syrup is higher in magnesium and potassium than some natural sweeteners such as maple syrup and honey and so has been a popular alternative to sugar in recent years.

Date Syrup market can be segmented on the basis of nature, end use, distribution channel, packaging type, and region. On the basis of nature, Date Syrup market can be segmented into organic and conventional.

On the basis of end use, Date Syrup market can be segmented into the household application and commercial use. In commercial use, it can be used in various B2B industries like the bakery industries for processing various baked goods. On the basis of packaging, it can be segmented into jars, cans/tubs, and squeeze bottles.

Date Paste

Date paste is a booming product on the rise, which we offer in various amounts, structures and flavours. Date paste can be used as a sugar replacement.

Dates are consumed in both fresh and processed forms. Generally, dates are taken as fresh table dates. The biggest use of dates occurs in the month of Ramadan for breaking fast throughout the Muslim world and in the Muslim households in the rest of the world. Dates may be consumed in many different ways such as; Fresh table dates, frozen dong (Rutab) dates, stuffed dates with roasted nuts such as almond or cashew nuts, dates with chocolate coatings, dates with sesame seeds etc. Value addition is another important segment in the date consumption pattern in the world. The value added products may include; dates blocks, dates energy bars, dates syrup, date honey, date pickles, date paste, date spread, date dry powder, date sugar, date sparkling juice, date vinegar and date ethanol fuel. These value added products are highly viable commercially.

Ragi Biscuits

Ragi is a source of good carbohydrate. Ragi is a gluten-free cereal. It is loaded with several benefits. Ragi Cookies is a great choice for healthy cookies.

The global biscuits market is one of the fastest growing of the all sectors in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) category. Biscuits are of one most common snacks and are largely preferred by consumers due to the trend of snacking between meals. Biscuits act as on-the-go food and are experiencing high demand due to urbanization which boosts the growth of the market. Easy availability of biscuits complements this growth. The shift in consumption towards bakery products owing to better appeal, taste, and convenience is a significant driver of the market growth. Introduction of various options and innovations in product line has added to the growth of the market.

Demand for biscuits is increasing due to the innovative packaging, new flavors, shapes, technologies. The major factors driving the growth of the biscuits market are the increasing preference for convenience and snacking. Expanding demand for healthy snacks and increase in per capita consumption in developing countries are also driving the global biscuits market.

Vocational Training Institute

Vocational training is used to prepare for a certain trade or craft. Decades ago, it used to refer solely to such fields are welding and automotive service, but today it can range from hand trades to retail to tourism management. Vocational training is education only in the type of trade a person wants to pursue, forgoing traditional academics.

Vocational training can be described as a training that emphasizes knowledge and skills needed for a specific trade, craft or job function. Earlier, this training was confined to certain trades like welding, automotive services and carpentry but the horizon of vocational training has expanded with the evolution of time.

Vocational Education or skill based education are same thing for which the demand has accelerated due to shortage of skilled labour in India. Vocational education aims to enhance skills of the students that help them to grow beyond basic education and learn some real life skills at the time of their learning period. At present, companies are starting to understand changing need of work in this competitive environment and aim at hiring specialists or skill based employees for better future.

The market is witnessing the use of several advanced technologies for content creation and delivery methods, which in turn enables efficient collaboration among trainers and learners. With the high penetration of the Internet, students are availing various online training methods like mobile learning, gamification, and blended learning. Many training solution providers are also developing mobile applications that can be used for self-paced learning. Also, vendors are making use of simulations and online collaboration tools to deliver vocational skilling courses to students through e-learning platforms.

Vocational training provides the trade specific skills that are imparted at different levels, such as- secondary level, senior secondary level and the higher education level (post school). The main objective of vocational training is to fill in the gap between the demand for skilled manpower and the actual number of skilled manpower in the country. The vocational training market in India has been rapidly growing in the past few years driven by the Government initiatives with respect to skill development and the increase in the public as well as private investments in education.

Since the ushering in of liberalization, capacity in the education sector has largely been expanded in the higher education, resulting in marginally improved literacy levels, although the exercise has not made a significant impact on employability. If the current momentum continues, there will soon be a shift towards higher levels of education. A large part of the employable and willing population is likely to be engaged in skill-intensive areas Vocational training is by far the most pressing area. The biggest challenge for the for-profit vocational education and training sector is making Indian youth employable and productive.

Processing of Food Grains/Pulses & Retail Packaging


A grain is a small, hard, dry seed, with or without an attached hull or fruit layer, harvested for human or animal consumption. A grain crop is a grain-producing plant. The two main types of commercial grain crops are cereals and legumes. After being harvested, dry grains are more durable than other staple foods, such as starchy fruits (plantains, breadfruit, etc.) and tubers (sweet potatoes, cassava, and more).

Grains, commonly referred to as ‘cereals’ or ‘cereal grains’, are the edible seeds of specific grasses belonging to the Poaceae (also known as Gramineae) family. Wheat, oats and rice are the grains most commonly eaten in Australia, with others such as rye, barley, corn, triticale, millet and sorghum making a smaller contribution. Some types of wheat such as spelt, freekeh, emmer and eikorn are also becoming more popular.

The global seed market for cereals and grains is projected to reach USD 73.6 billion by 2023, witnessing a CAGR of 9.2% during the forecast period (2018 – 2023). Asia-Pacific is the largest market for cereals and grains seeds and is expected to remain dominant during the forecast period. The growing demand from the food and animal feed industries, the shrinking farmland, and the increasing biofuel demand are driving the global cereals and grains seed market.


Pulses are the edible seeds of plants in the legume family. Pulses grow in pods and come in a variety of shapes, sizes and colors. Growing pulses also promotes sustainable agriculture, as pulse crops help decrease greenhouse gases, increase soil health, 
and use less water than other crops. Pulses are very high in protein and fibre, and are low in fat.

Pulses are also nitrogen-fixing crops that improve the environmental sustainability of annual cropping systems. Pulses come in a variety of shapes, sizes and colours and can be consumed in many forms including whole or split, ground in to flours or separated into fractions such as protein, fibre and starch.

India is the largest producer, 25% of world’s production, and consumer 27% of total pulses of the world. The domestic production is often less than the estimated demand i.e. 23-24 million tons.

The global pulses market is expected to grow at a CAGR of close to 5% during the period 2018-2022.One of the major growth drivers of the global pulses market is the increasing production of pulses across the globe. The demand for pulses is growing in APAC, primarily driven by the increasing consumption in India. The producers are increasing the production to meet the growing demand for pulses, which is further expected to increase during the forecast period.

Manufacturing of Superplasticizer (Liquid Form)

Superplasticizers, also known as high range water reducers, are chemical admixtures used where well-dispersed particle suspension is required. These polymers are used as dispersants to avoid particle segregation (gravel, coarse and fine sands), and to improve the flow characteristics (theology) of suspensions such as in concrete applications. Their addition to concrete or mortar allows the reduction of the water to cement ratio without negatively affecting the workability of the mixture, and enables the production of self-consolidating concrete and high performance concrete. This effect drastically improves the performance of the hardening fresh paste.

Uses of super plasticizers allow the reduction of water to the extent up to 30% without reducing workability. The use of super plasticizers is practiced for production of flowing, self-compacting, self leveling and for the production of high strength and high performance concrete.

The global superplasticizer market is expected to register a moderate CAGR during the forecast period (2018-2023). The increasing urbanization along with the growing population helps the global concrete superplasticizers market growth. The rising demand for the superplasticizer material in the construction field in order to increase the tensile strength of the concretes fuels the global market growth. The concrete superplasticizers market is flourishing due to the demand for new infrastructures. The global concrete superplasticizers market is a flourishing market with growing demand in the infrastructure.

On the basis of product types, superplasticizers market may be segmented into sulfonated naphthalene-formaldehyde condensates (SNF), sulfonated melamine-formaldehyde condensates (SMF), polycarboxylate derivatives (PC) and modified lignosulfonates (MLS) which are available in powder or liquid forms. The product type to be used depends largely on the concrete mixture such as ready mix, high strength, precast, self-compacting, high performance and shotcrete. SNF, SMF and MLS together account for a large volume of the total superplasticizers consumed globally.

Calcined Magnesite & Dead Burnt Magnesite

Calcined Magnesite, commonly known as Cal Mag is produced from the raw material Magnesium Oxide and is widely used within the Animal Feed sector. Cal Mag is frequently used for ruminant livestock as a supplementary and economic source of Magnesium.

During Spring and Autumn months, Dairy and Beef cattle are prone to magnesium deficiency called Hypomagnesaemia (Grass Staggers). The animals cannot store magnesium and therefore have low blood magnesium. So it is necessary to supplement their diet with a source of Magnesium, in order to prevent a metabolic disorder.


Magnesite is a mineral with the chemical formula MgCO3 (magnesium carbonate). Iron, manganese, cobalt and nickel may occur as admixtures, but only in small amounts.

Magnesite produces and commercializes a great variety of caustic calcined magnesia products for the widest spectrum of applications, namely agricultural, industrial/technical & chemical, construction, environmental, steel / refractories.

Magnesite chemical is also known as magnesium carbonate, which is majorly found as an alternative product of serpentine magnesium rock, molded by replacement of dolomitic dolomite & limestone and ultramafic rocks. The major application of magnesite is in the production of magnesium oxide, which requires two grades such as fused magnesia and dead burned magnesia.

Magnesite chemical has nomenclature MgCO3 is also commonly known as a carbonate of magnesium. It is a product of ultramafic rocks and serpentine magnesium rich rock.

Dead Burnt Magnesite

Dead Burnt Magnesite is produced in the Rotary Kiln by sintering raw magnesite at a controlled temperature of 1750 degree centigrade and its chemically inactive. Dead Burnt Magnesite is consume almost exclusively in the production of Refractory Field.

Dehydration and Pickling of Oyster Paddy Straw Mushroom

The paddy straw mushroom is having good combinations of all attributes like flavour, aroma, delicacy, high content of protein and vitamins and minerals, because of which, the acceptability of this mushroom is no way less than much popular white button mushroom.

Straw mushrooms are canned in two forms: egg shaped with the cap and stem still completely encapsulated by a shroud called the volva, or partially opened with a conical cap on a short thick stem. These are called “unpeeled” and “peeled” on the can but the “peeled” is just a more mature form of the “unpeeled”.

Straw Mushrooms are the third most popular mushroom in the world, after Agaricus Mushrooms and Shiitake Mushrooms. They grow in the wild in Asia, but most commercial production is cultivated in Asia on cotton waste mixed with a small amount of straw and agricultural limestone.

The global Mushroom market accounted for US$ 38.13 Bn in 2017, expanding at a CAGR of 7.9% from 2018 to 2026. Rising consumption of processed food items, rising consumer awareness regarding the health benefits offered by mushrooms, and improvement in packaging technologies are some of the key factors influencing the growth of the mushroom market at present.

Global mushroom market value is expected to exceed USD 50 billion in the next seven years due to growing mushroom demand in from the recent past. Mushrooms are considered good for health as they contain negligible sodium and gluten content. Low fat and cholesterol content is presumed to result in higher mushroom acceptance among consumers. Grouped under vegetables, mushroom contains various nutrients such as potassium, vitamin, and selenium.

Tribasic Lead Sulphate

Tribasic Lead Sulphate, 3PbO, PbSo4, H20, is the most popular and versatile lead stabilizers for PVC. It is one of the most cost effective stabilizers available and is used in both rigid and plasticized PVC compounds for a wide range of end product applications.

Lead (II) sulfate (PbSO4) is a white solid, which appears white in microcrystalline form. It is also known as fast white, milk white, sulfuric acid lead salt or anglesite. It is often seen in the plates/electrodes of car batteries, as it is formed when the battery is discharged (when the battery is recharged, then the lead sulfate is transformed back to metallic lead and sulfuric acid on the negative terminal or lead dioxide and sulfuric acid on the positive terminal). Lead sulfate is poorly soluble in water.

Lead Sulfate is a moderately water and acid soluble Lead source for uses compatible with sulfates. Sulfate compounds are salts or esters of sulfuric acid formed by replacing one or both of the hydrogens with a metal.

Lead Sulfate is a bright white powder suitable for use in most media, but especially adapted for oil; it is tetrabasic lead sulfate. Rublev Colours Lead Sulfate is made by a modern process yielding a finely divided powder of high purity.

Rubberwood Processing Plant

Rubberwood is a light-colored medium-density tropical hardwood obtained from the Pará rubber tree (Hevea brasiliensis), usually from trees grown in rubber plantations. Rubberwood is commonly advertised as an “environmentally friendly” wood, as it makes use of plantation trees that have already served a useful function.

The rubberwood used in furniture comes from the tree that produces latex. They’re also called rubber trees, parawood, Asian hardwood, plantation hardwood or Hevea brasiliensis. Native to Brazil, these trees often grow on plantations with lots of production throughout Asia. The trees mature after about nine years.

Rubberwood varies from nearly white to yellow or cream in color. It has dense, straight grain with a coarse texture similar to that of oak. The grain, however, is symmetrical as opposed to oak’s wavy patterns. Rubberwood’s color is similar to teak, but much lighter.

Children Knitwear (T-Shirt)

Global Knitwear market is anticipated to reach USD 699 Billion, growing at an impressive CAGR of over 5% during the forecast period, due to the increasing adoption of e-commerce sites and expanding fashion industry. Moreover, rising awareness about health and increased participation in activities, such as running and yoga, are elevating the demand for active wear.

Based on the product type, the market has been segmented into Innerwear, T-Shirts & Shirts, Sweaters & Jackets, Sweatshirts & Hoodies, Shorts & Trousers, Evening Dresses, Suits, & Leggings and Accessories. In 2017, t shirts, shirts and innerwear acquired more than 40% share which is anticipated to increase in the future.

The global children wear market is foretold to gain momentum in growth due to the rising demand for high-quality products amid increasing safety concerns. With increase in disposable income, especially in developing economies, the growth of the global children wear market could see a rise in the coming years. Increasing interest in buying new clothes for kids could bode well for the global children wear market. Social media is expected to significantly push the global children wear market in terms of demand.

Artificial Flowers (Paper & Cloth)

Artificial flowers are imitations of natural flowering plants used for commercial or residential decoration. They are sometimes made for scientific purposes (the collection of glass flowers at Harvard University, Materials used in their manufacture have included painted linen and shavings of stained horn in ancient Egypt, gold and silver in ancient Rome, rice-paper in China, silkworm cocoons in Italy, colored feathers in South America, and wax and tinted shells. Modern techniques involve carved or formed soap, nylon netting stretched over wire frames, ground clay, and mass-produced injection plastic mouldings.

Flowers that are not available naturally, but made artificially from various materials are known as Artificial Flowers. In other words, Artificial Flowers are imitations of natural flowers. Silk Flowers, Soap Flowers, Paper Flowers, Clay Flowers, Plastic Flowers, Porcelain Flowers and Leather Flowers are some examples of artificial flowers.

The artificial flowers are the replica of the natural flowers which are used in decoration. Artificial flowers are used for both residential and commercial decoration purposes. Artificial flowers with stems are generally used in homes in pots or vases, as a substitute for real flowers and plants.


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